Harvey Padek, President of the Post-Polio Resource Group of S.E. Wisconsin, spoke to North Shore Rotary Group, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. "They were keenly interested and surprised with what they learned about the update on polio worldwide and wanted to learn about post-polio syndrome."
Rotarian and polio survivor Jack Campbell, San Diego, California, interviewed by the BBC.
Led by the Post-Polio Support Group of Orange County, post-polio survivor groups in Southern California are collaborating with their local HMOs to develop continuing education sessions about post-polio problems and best care practices for the area's health professionals.
Polio survivors speak to their local Rotarians.
- Marny Eulberg, MD, Wheat Ridge, Colorado
- Dick Schultz, St. Petersburg, Florida
- Dick Range, Chesterfield, Kirkwood, Webster Groves, Missouri
John P. Murtha Neuroscience and Pain Institute at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, Pennsylvania remembers WE'RE STILL HERE! week.
Winner! Ferdinand Schießl of Germany won the photo collage contest declaring “WE’RE STILL HERE! organized by Polio World.
Mary Ellen Stan of the San Gabriel/Pomona Valley Polio Support Group visits Chino Rotary. "I was surprised to learn that my appearance at their meeting was the first time they had ever had anyone with PPS speak. A former District Governor, who has been to India twice (and is going again shortly) was in attendance. He agreed to speak at our January support group meeting to inform the members directly about what Rotary can do for polio survivors."