medical and community outreach missions

Sue Micholvitz to share photo showcase, conversation about Guatemala experience

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On Thursday, July 2, at 6 p.m., the Camden Public Library will host Sue Micholvitz for an online presentation entitled, “It Takes a Village to Build a Community: The Guatemala Experience.” The program will be presented via the Zoom platform and will illuminate her travels with a pictorial slideshow. Email jpierce@librarycamden.org to request a link to attend.

From her perspectives as a photographer and physical therapist, Michlovitz will discuss what she has learned from her participation in nine medical and community outreach missions to Guatemala from 2007 to 2018. The joys and challenges of her experiences will be shared. She looks forward to engaging in a rich conversation with participants, according to the Library, in a news release.

Michlovitz is presently an MFA candidate in Media Arts at Maine Media College. Her work is in photography and book arts. Prior to entering the MFA program, she spent a 45-year career as a physical therapist including teaching masters and doctoral students, delivering clinical care, and participating in research. She is an Adj. Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, Program in Physical Therapy, Columbia University.

Michlovitz has served as a volunteer with Guatemala Healing Hands Foundation for medical and community outreach trips to Guatemala.

For more information about this and other programs, visit librarycamden.org.

Event Date: 

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 6:00pm

Event Location: 

Zoom

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