First-Hand Accounts from Ukraine (Corte Madera Store)

Michael S. Baker, MD & Dmytro Kushneruk
with Andriy Chemes

Moderated by Bill Poland

First-Hand Accounts from Ukraine

Corte Madera Store • Tues. June 11th 6:00PM PT

This event will be hosted in-person at Book Passage's Corte Madera Store. Please contact with questions regarding events.

We welcome you to join us for First-Hand Accounts from Ukraine when Michael S. Baker, MD & Ukraine Consul General, Dmytro will speak with Ukraine journalist Andriy Chemes & Bill Poland at our Corte Madera store! Complimentary refreshments will be served.

If you are interested in attending this free event, please RSVP using the button above. We really hope to see you there!


Moderator -

Bill Poland went to Lviv, Ukraine in October 2022 to meet with officials and citizens to understand their lives. This is the opportunity to hear what is happening in the fight to retain freedom for Ukrainians.


Speakers -

Michael S. Baker, MD; Rear Admiral USN (ret), who is training battlefield medics on how to treat wounds in Ukraine and has first-hand knowledge of the courage and bravery of the Ukrainian people. He has completed multiple tours of Ukraine since beginning of the war and is currently in Kiev and other locations as of May 15th, 2024.

Dmytro Kushneruk, Ukrainian Consul General, who will give us the most recent insight of internal objectives.


Andriy Chemes, a Ukrainian journalist and co-founder of Radio SKOVORODA, founded in the wake of the Revolution of Dignity. In 2019, he joined the US-based company JustAnswer, where he has overseen numerous volunteer charity projects. His efforts include establishing mental health centers for adults and children in Lviv, Ukraine, and spearheading various private initiatives to support Ukrainian soldiers.







Michael S. Baker - photo courtesy of self. Dmytro Kushneruk photo courtesy of self. Andriy Chemes photo courtesy of self.


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