Susan Nedza Lastres, MD, MBA, MLA
Susan Nedza Lastres is an emergency physician and health care executive who has participated in and led volunteer organizations in Latin America. She currently is the President of the Olancho Aid Foundation, a Catholic, 501(c)(3) that focuses on providing education, improving health and increasing access to clean water in cooperation with the Diocese of Juticalpa in Olancho, Honduras.
Dr. Nedza is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University. Her most recent study examined the utility of using Catholic ecopoetry to encourage activism in addressing climate change.