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Tim Steckel: the physicians and nurses are the hospital’s engine and I am the oil that keeps the engine working properly

Authors: Grace S. Li

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Born on June 14, 1982, in Henstedt-Ulzburg near Hamburg, Germany, Tim Steckel (Figure 1) went to school in Hamburg until 2001 ending with a 13-school-year career and German high school diploma called Abitur. His eleventh school year Mr. Steckel spent in Portage, Indiana, getting to know American culture as a foreign exchange student.