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It Changed the Way I See the World

Dec 15th, 2014
The entire group on the 2014 Friendship Tour!

We asked Jo Whitehouse and Jan O’Brien, two dedicated HIH supporters who joined us on the 2014 Friendship Tour, to reflect on how the experience has shaped their lives. Read below to hear their inspiring stories of seeing ASRI for themselves. Five years ago, I met Dr. Kinari Webb at a party hosted by a dear friend…

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5 Ways To Celebrate Sustainably This Holiday Season

Dec 8th, 2014
5 Ways to Celebrate Sustainably

By Darya Minovi As the end of 2014 approaches, here are some eco-friendly tips that make for a healthy and sustainable holiday season!   1. Cut back on wasteful wrapping paper! Green Field Paper Company based in San Diego, CA has you covered with their 100% recycled wrapping paper. For more information on eco-friendly gift…

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To Whom Much Is Given

Dec 4th, 2014
Dr. Ron and Dr. Lori work on suture together in the ASRI Clinic. Photo: Michelle Bussard

By Michelle D Bussard, Health In Harmony Executive Director Dr. Ronald Natawidjaja, one of the doctors who has served at ASRI since 2012, was recently accepted into his residency in general surgery, which will begin in January. We are so excited to offer heartfelt congratulations and best wishes to Dr. Ron! Dr. Lori Chow joined…

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Because We Care

Dec 1st, 2014
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“The sky is dark without the stars tonight. Still, I can hear the sound of rain falling down to the ground. I always love this moment. While I was watching the  rain through my window, I remember our lovely six year old patient, a little boy named Yasir.” – Dr. Yuli Yasir came to the…

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What inspired you to give to the Community Hospital and Training Center?

Oct 13th, 2014
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Meet some of our most dedicated donors.   “It’s actually a very simple answer.  I was introduced to Kinari, and I was overwhelmed with focus, sincerity, dedication, and commitment. My first contribution was to help her hire two doctors and give legal advice. From that point forward, we became colleagues and friends. I was on…

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A Driving Force: An Interview with Richard Ramer

Oct 13th, 2014

By Darya Minovi Richard Ramer found his way to Health In Harmony three years ago when his brother, Andrew Ramer, introduced him to Dr. Kinari Webb. Richard is the head of RAMER Architecture, Inc., an award-winning firm based out of Santa Monica, CA known for sustainable design and LEED certified projects. “When I met Kinari,…

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Let’s take the “neglected” out of these tropical diseases

Oct 13th, 2014
A young girl is treated in the ASRI clinic. Photo: Kinari Webb

By Darya Minovi “A young girl came in once to the ASRI clinic—she had the worst case of scabies I had ever seen. We diagnosed her in about 5 minutes and treated her and her entire family for $2, because they came from a “green” village. A Yale medical volunteer who happened to be doing…

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