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Doctor travels to South Sudan to provide medical care

David Silbergeld in South Sudan. (Photo courtesy of David Silbergeld) Kayla Desroches/KMXT A local family doctor spent three weeks this winter working with patients in South Sudan. Dr. David Silbergeld is originally from Seattle, but has spent the past four years in Alaska and the last nine or 10 months in Kodiak. He says he traveled to South Sudan in …

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Talk of the Rock: Kodiak doctor in South Sudan

On today’s Talk of the Rock, host Kayla Desroches talks with a doctor who spent a few weeks in South Sudan treating diseases like leishmaniasis and tuberculosis. Dr. David Silbergeld speaks about his experiences with patients there. Also, Hope Community Resources’ Corrie Davis joins to chat about the  organization’s upcoming Walk & Roll for Hope, and Kodiak College English department …

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