FICCS (Foundation for International Cardiac & Children's Services)
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Dr. Parag V. Patel
Dr. Patel is the Director of Cardiac Fellowship and Cardiac ICU at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Illinois.
President and Founder
Stacy Harris
Millicent Ila
Our Team
Dr. Rupa Desai, DO, Board of Directors
Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
North Shore Medical Group

Priten Patel, Board of Directors
The Vanguard Group, Nairobi, Kenya

Vithal Patel, Board of Directors
The Vanguard Group, Nairobi, Kenya

Jen Law, Clinical Health Programs
Nurse Practioner/Advocate Medical

Kahla Dean, Pacemaker Programs
Senior Clinical Specialist/Medtronic

Raju Arvinder, Biomedical Programs
Rad Engineer III/Good Sheppard Hospital

Shriya Patel, Mental Health Programs

Tejas Patel, Communications Programs

Magda Harris, Nutritional Programs



Stacy oversees fundraising and grants and he lived in Kenya for 8 years. He graduated from Colgate University.
Managing Director
Millicent manages the FICCS Women's Center and charity heart surgeries and she is a Certified Kenyan Nurse. 
Program Manager
Caroline Akinyi
Caroline has a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and teaches at the Women's Center. She received a FICCS scholarship.
Assistant Program Manager
Rebecca Maundu
Peter Ole Tingai
Rebecca coordinates all FICCS community health outreach programs. She received a FICCS Nursing scholarship in 2011.
Outreach Coordinator
Peter is a Maasai Elder in the Shompole Group Ranch Community in Magadi, Kenya and oversees our Maasai program.
Rural Programs Coordinator
Raising Health Standards and Services in Kenya
Executive Management