How does it feel to be Ukrainian living away from Ukraine right now? What defines the essence of Ukrainian culture and the psyche of the average Ukrainian person?
The answer is resilience, hard work, family values and a strong sense of community according to Dr Larissa Derzko-Dzulynsky, associate professor of ophthalmology at the University of Toronto. A friend and former colleague of Dr Millie’s, Dr Derzko’s call to action is to assemble supplies for those suffering with eye trauma in the war.
Some horrific eye injuries will lead to blindness if action is not taken and her mission is to save sight. Tune in to this fascinating conversation on International Women’s Day between two female professionals trying to make a difference to the world.
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