Dr. Khalid Kurtom and his team from UM Community Medical Group - Neurosurgery left April 6, 2017 for a ten day medical mission to Amman, Jordan. Traveling with the Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) based in Washington, D.C., Dr. Kurtom’s team joined a group of over 70 other medical professionals providing high quality, culturally appropriate medical care to refugees and the local community, including performing neurosurgeries for the first time on a SAMS medical mission.