Elizabeth Hinton has seen death up close

Photo: courtesy of Elizabeth Hinton

Elizabeth Hinton (second from left) and fellow nurses at a temporary Ebola clinic in rural Sierra Leone in November 2014 lent extra pairs of hands to help others.

Elizabeth Hinton, a nurse who grew up in LĂ©vis and now lives in Montreal, is one of hundreds of Canadian health-care workers who have recently worked in West Africa, reinforcing local medical teams as they deal with the Ebola crisis.