Presentation on “Service Trips to the Dominican Republic” at Sacred Gathering
Thursday, August 11 @3:00pm-4:00pm
Dr. Michael Lahn will speak on service learning trips in the Dominican Republic.
Michael Lahn is an Emergency Physician with almost 30 years of experience working locally in Emergency Departments. He started participating in service learning trips with his children and this has developed into a family passion with his family organizing and participating in over 15 separate trips to the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. They have continued to lead teens and adults in housing construction trips in the DR. In addition, Mike has developed a yearly medical initiative initially to Nicaragua and now in the Dominican Republic. He recently completed 3 trips to the DR including a house build trip as well as a health care trip with college students to a rural area of the DR to perform screening for high blood pressure and diabetes.