Educational Opportunities & Training
In Keeping with its mission to improve the conditions of the people of Haiti, Fondation Bienfaisance in
partnership with the
Center for Haitian Studies and Human Services, Inc sponsors educational opportunities
and training in the United States for health professionals working in Haiti.  These educational opportunities
and trainings are designed to improve the kills of these health providers to better serve the patients who
receive health services at Fondation Bienfaisance in Haiti.
In early March 2007, three physicians working at Fondation Bienfaisance: Dr. Joseph Wilner Simon, Dr.
Cesner César  and Dr. Max Philippe attended
OPMAN XV: Optimal Management of HIV Disease: Clinical
Conference XV that was convened from March 8 -11, 2007 at the Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, Florida.
Fondation Bienfaisance also made arrangements for Dr. Gesner César to participate in a few days
observership at
Jackson Memorial Hospital North Building with Dr. Jayaweera Dushyantha and his staff.
 Dr. César also toured and observed at the maternity ward at the
Holtz Maternal Child Center Jackson
Memorial Hospital under the guidance of Dr. Jerry Gilles
The Center for Haitian Studies and Human Services, Inc provided the support for the US visas from the
American Consulate in Port-au-Prince and Fondation Bienfaisance covered all travel, lodging, food and
conference expenses …