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Serving with the DART team

PatrickVanneste.jpgCorporal Patrick Vanneste is a medic with the Canadian Disaster Assistance Response Team.

He was one of 300 Canadian Forces members sent to the Philippines to help.

For more than a month he helping victims of Typhoon Haiyan. The team averaged around 100 patients a day.

He told Laura Chapin about his experience.



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