In the final episode of Resilience: Medea Gabriel's Story, Medea finally escapes New Orleans. Katrina and its immediate aftereffects, could no longer touch her. But she finds out that recovery might be even harder than her escape. Before she's
Two days after Katrina hit New Orleans, Medea Gabriel was still at Memorial Medical Center. The babies she cared for had evacuated. Medea had just sent her mother off. And now, she needed to get to her, and escape the hospital and city herself.
Note: This is Part Two of a four-part miniseries.
On Tuesday morning, August 30, Medea Gabriel looked out the sixth floor window of Memorial Medical Center in New Orleans. She was a nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit, the NICU. The hos
When Hurricane Katrina hits New Orleans, neonatal intensive care unit nurse Medea Gabriel’s role as a caregiver is put to the ultimate test as she tries to save her babies, her ailing mother, and herself.