Meet NOVA’s Staff in Haiti


Daniel Octavius, M.D., Medical Supervisor

Dr. Octavius was born Port au Prince and attended Notre Dame University in Port au Prince. He also trained for cardiology and endocrinology at the Detroit Medical Center in the US.

Dr. Octavius joined NOVA in 2016 and oversees all the medical operations at NOVA’s clinic, providing medical care to the Cavaillon community    He also works closely with Dr. Jenny Henkind, NOVA’s Medical Director. Together they develop training programs for the staff, healthcare programs for the community and generally identify ways to improve the medical care NOVA provides.  Dr. Octavius oversees a staff of six medical professionals including an assisting physician, nurses, lab technician and pharmacist.

Dr. Octavius’s family lives in Cavaillon, Haiti.


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Please help us keep NOVA Hope for Haiti’s mission in Haiti alive. Donate to Haiti to help us to continue to provide medical missions to the people of Haiti. Thank you.