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B.C. doctor heading to Ukraine to help burn victims
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B.C. doctor heading to Ukraine to help burn victims

Since Russia’s attack on Ukraine, the humanitarian tragedy there has inspired countless Canadians to organize and send aid, but a doctor is intent on sharing his expertise. “I was asked if I was able to come to Ukraine to treat burn victims of the war,” said Dr. Anthony Papp, a volunteer with the Surgical Medical Support Group. Read more: UN to allow Ukraine’s Zelenskyy to virtually address next week’s world leaders summit Dr. Papp is on his way to Ukraine for a two-week stint in a hospital in Lviv.“They’re missing a lot of equipment. They don’t have a lot of supplies, and they have a huge shortage of nurses,” said Papp.Papp is one of the province’s leading doctors for burn injuries. Story continues below advertisement He wil...