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Operation Smile – Medical Mission

Volunteered as a high schooler for a medical mission in Vietnam through Operation Smile.

Name

2012 Vietnam Medical Mission

Organizer

Operation Smile

Location

Hanoi, Vietnam

Date

June 7th to 18th, 2012

Role

High School Student Volunteer

About

I volunteered as a high schooler for a medical mission in Vietnam where I was responsible for educating the families there on best post-surgery care methods, helping the kids feel less scared and giving away care packages.

Burn Prevention

Presented to parents and children during an Operation Smile medical mission in Vietnam.

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.