VIDEO: Brett Parks was training to be a navy flight engineer when he was shot and wounded trying to stop a robber. After multiple operations, including one to amputate part of his leg, this Navy airman has not only survived but is living life with a new purpose- to help and inspire others. A Night of Heroes honors University of Florida Health doctors, emergency response crews, and many other physicians who care for trauma victims. Brett Parks is the Patient Honoree of 2014.
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