After a long break, this year in Retitled begins with Dr. Marcela Garces, an associate professor at the Universidad de Antioquia Department of Preventative Medicine and Public Health, in Medellin, Colombia.
In this episode, we talk about her year after medical school in the Amazon, the challenges of obtaining work in the US when her degrees weren’t recognized, and finding success and happiness at home in Medellin.
To learn more about the Open Hands Initiative, the Universidad de Antioquia, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, check out the links below.
Future episodes will air the first of each month. This interview, and the rest to come, will highlight leaders in the fields of health and women’s rights and, we hope will inspire you do the same.