Whether you’re interested in joining us in Peru, or helping us at home in Portland, we look forward to getting to know you better!
Let’s work together!
Surgical Campaign Volunteers
Who can apply
We invite medical professionals in the following areas to apply:
- Facial Plastic Surgery
- Pediatric Anesthesiology
- Operating Room Nursing
- Surgical Prep/Recovery Nursing
- Speech Therapy.
Occasionally, we have needs for photographers and interpreters as well (English/Spanish).
What to expect
We work for seven consecutive days at a local hospital in Northern Peru (Hospital Belen de Lambayeque). The first patient is admitted around 7 am and the last operation finishes around 5 or 6pm. Our medical team will consist of 30-35 healthcare professionals from North America and we work in tandem with the staff of our host hospitals in Peru. Even though the patients we treat are from very rural areas, the level of care we deliver is
- Event Planning
- Grant Writing
- Electronic Health Records
- Social Media
- Photography / Photo editing
Please click here to complete the application on-line.
Please click here to download the application. You may send it back to us by email or regular mail.
Mail: FACES Foundation, PO Box 25290, Portland, OR 97298