Li’s Situation Li was a 61-year-old patient I met while volunteering in a major urban hospital in Nanchang, China. Over a day, Li and his wife waited 4 hours between two 5-minute examinations. They had also started their day from the rural area where they live at 5 am to make the 3-hour trip to […]
About Tiancheng Zhao
I did my BA in neuroscience and behavior at Columbia and am currently an MPH student at Mailman. I witnessed how rural patients in China were disadvantaged in seeking care and want to contribute my part to improve their access to care as a physician. I enjoy cooking in my spare time.