Believing no one - especially children - should go without during the holidays, University Orthopedics' Charitable Giving Committee continued a holiday tradition to make the season just a bit brighter for some local families in need.
Dr. Roman Hayda, chief of University Orthopedics' Division of Orthopedic Trauma, traveled to Haiti in September shortly after an earthquake and then a tropical storm hit the island nation. While there, he provided medical help to injured people. He recently described his experience.
In an effort to make sure all kids can start the school year on the right foot, University Orthopedics' Charitable Giving Committee assisted Crossroads Rhode Island with its Back to School event.
Dr. Dioscaris Garcia, a renowned orthopaedics researcher at Brown University, is being recognized for his work outside of the lab.