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Mentorship program refines medical techniques, fosters Misawa community relationships
Lt. Col. Shawnn Nichols, a 959th Medical Group general surgeon, surgeon oncologist and program mentor, oversees a surgery as Capt. Lee Hafen, a 35th Medical Group general surgeon, exposes an appendix at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 13, 2017. Misawa was chosen as the first base to test the Small Hospital Clinic Skills Enhancement program. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Sadie Colbert)