Dr. Mark Holterman supports a number of health-related charities, one being the International Pediatric Specialists Alliance for the Children of Vietnam or (IPSAC-VN). The charity helps to bring forth the latest technology and surgical advances to help sick children. Members of the organization work at hospitals and medical schools in Vietnam. During many of Holterman’s lectures, he talks about the dire need for volunteer support and medical staff training for the IPSAC-VN. To be approved as a volunteer, you must have a valid passport and medical license. The IPSAC-VN helps educate teachers, healthcare practitioners and surgeons. It also promotes healthcare activities, provides academic support and medical equipment. Read more about Dr. Mark Holterman at Dial Dish.
Charitable organizations such as the IPSAC-VN encourage donations of time, money and medical expertise to perform pediatric surgeries for children around the world. The most common surgeries facing children in need are:
* Organ transplants
* Brain surgery
* Tumor removal
* Spinal abnormality surgery
* Surgery for congenital heart disorders
* Corrective surgery
* Surgery associated with fetal development
Not only does Dr. Mark Holterman teach as a professor, he also performs surgeries, researches new therapies and is the CEO of Mariam Global Health. Mariam Global Health is an investment firm that collaborates with healthcare companies to develop and research new technologies. Since 2011, Dr. Mark Holterman has taught as a professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He then attended the prestigious Yale University graduating summa cum laude and majoring in Biology. He currently holds his Ph.D. and MD at the University of Virginia and is the attending pediatric surgeon at Advocate Christ Children’s Hospital and the St. Francis Medical Center. Learn more about Dr. Mark Holterman’s profile at healthgrove.com.
As CEO of Mariam Global Health, Dr. Mark Holterman researches stem cell regeneration therapy, obesity management and advanced cancer treatments. He is also an established author and has developed medical texts and created presentations on bariatric surgery.