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Poughkeepsie Doctor Works in Africa

Tune into Westchester Eye on the Radio tomorrow, 2/12/2018 to find out why a Dutchess County cardiologist travels to Malawi to help needy patients. Dr.Joseph Fulton is Chief of Vascular Surgery at MidHudson Regional Hospital and Assistant Professor of Surgery at New York Medical College. He will explain the perils, the joy , and the rewards of reaching out to help others.

Malawi is located in south east Africa. The average life expectancy in a population  of eighteen million people is fifty years old. There are twenty fiive surgeons, mostly foreign, that serve the entire country.  Ten percent of that population is infected with HIV.

Joseph Fulton strives to make a difference. 

Check it out at 3 pm, 1460 AM or listen online at wvox.com.

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