Dr. Trish Burgess talks about her new book God Sightings, a collection of stories of the best God sightings from GHO mission trips around the world with Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast.
Trish Burgess, MD, is the Director of Global Health Outreach (GHO), a short-term missions ministry of Christian Medical & Dental Associations. Dr. Burgess attended the University of Georgia, achieving a bachelor’s degree in chemistry. Trish then worked as a firefighter in Athens, Georgia for two years prior to starting medical school at the Medical College of Georgia. She completed her residency in emergency medicine at the University of Missouri in Kansas City, Missouri. As an emergency medicine physician, Dr. Burgess primarily practiced in Athens, Georgia for 23 years and traveled on short-term mission trips with GHO for 10 years before leaving her clinical practice to become the Director of GHO. She has written and published several articles and a book called God Sightings, and she speaks about her experiences in missions and human trafficking. In addition, Dr. Burgess serves on CMDA’s Commission on Human Trafficking. Trish has traveled the world on short-term mission trips with GHO. Her heart and passion are to serve Jesus through healthcare missions and to help mentor the next generation of healthcare professionals.