On Sunday, March 5 the Ukrainian Institute of America​ was pleased to co-sponsor and host The Co-Pilot Project Launch and Benefit​. It is an initiative of Razom for Ukraine​ that aims to address the significant deficit in high quality neurosurgical and spine surgery training in Ukraine. Its mission is to send surgeons from North America to mentor and aid Ukrainian surgeons through difficult cases. Read more about the project here: bit.ly/Co-Pilot_Project

Surprise guest, Ukrainian activist, scholar, and rockstar Slava Vakarchuk of Океан Ельзи / Okean Elzy at The Co-Pilot Project Launch.

The contributions will be used to support 1) Training Ukrainian neurosurgeons 2) Subsidizing treatment for indigent Ukrainians through a Compassionate Care Fund; and 3) Purchasing equipment and surgical supplies.

Video by Bad Duet

The Co-Pilot Project Launch and Benefit