The Tennessean reports in this article that Nashvillian Erin Keckley has resigned her pediatric medical research position at the Vanderbilt Children's Hospital to become a medical missionary in Honduras.
"Friday was her last day at Vanderbilt. She resigned to throw herself fulltime into the life of a medical missionary at the Baxter Institute's James Moody Adams Health Center in Tegucigalpa, Honduras."
"Her plans are to return to Nashville in six months to work toward a master's degree."
"'After that, my goal is to go down there and run that clinic full time,' she says."
"'From the first time I went down there, I truly felt I was exactly where God wanted me to be.'"
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