This will be Stacy's fourth trip with International Extremity Project. Her previous missions were in 2004, 2007, 2010. She and Amy Levin will spend the first few days with the IEP doctors at Can Tho University Hospital helping to evaluate patients. They will then spend time at children's hospitals in Can Tho and Ho Chi Minh City working with pediatric patients and families.
Stacy has been Pediatric Physical Therapist for 20 years and works at Children's Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, where she has lived since 2009. She is widowed and previously lived and worked in Chicago until moving to Omaha.
You can also follow Stacy's experiences in Vietnam on her own blog about the mission.