I’m brimming with pride that Congresswoman Giffords is being transferred from Tucson to Houston, under the care of a Filipino. Filipinos are known to be caring and service-oriented. I’m clearly the exception.
Dr. Gerard Francisco (that’s as Filipino as it gets) – who received his medical degree from the University of the Philippines and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in brain injury rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine – has worked at TIRR since 1997. He is the chairman of and a clinical professor in the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Texas medical school at Houston.
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