News : 2011 : January

Gilberte Baldridge, left, a DOCS patient for more than 30 years, displays her original lab sheet, with Mark O’Connell, M.D.

Miller School Students Celebrate Four Decades of DOCS Health Fairs

The Miller School’s student-run Mitchell Wolfson Sr. Department of Community Service, DOCS, celebrated four decades of giving health screenings to residents of Big Pine Key. Today, the fairs are held throughout the region.

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The Miller School paused to remember the victims of the earthquake in Haiti during a candlelight vigil on the one-year anniversary of the tragedy.

Miller School Vigil Remembers Victims of Haiti’s Earthquake

Just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, members of the Miller School family gathered on the Schoninger Research Quadrangle and bowed their heads for 35 seconds of silence to remember the 300,000 people killed in Haiti’s cataclysmic earthquake exactly a year earlier. “Think of it,’’ Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., said before he began the somber reflection. “The earthquake lasted about 35 seconds.”

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