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MU alumnus helps Ethiopian girl regain sight

1978 Manchester graduate Dr. Joel Boaz, a pediatric neurosurgeon with Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine, is among a team of doctors who volunteered their services to remove a tumor from the eye of 4-year-old Belul Yitbarek, who traveled from her home in the north of Ethiopia to Indianapolis for the surgery.

Read the story here:  http://www.indystar.com/story/news/2015/10/07/dinner-fishers-restaurant-saves-sight-girl-ethiopia/72969158/

Oct. 12, 2015