ALERT:
The people of Ukraine are suffering. You can respond by donating now. 

Newsroom

Media Contact
Karen Piatt
Communications Manager
(425) 284-1942

Victoria Wilson
PR & Marketing Specialist
(503) 624-1048

Medical Teams International Urges Increased Mental Health Support for Ukrainian Refugees and the Displaced

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) May 9, 2022 – Since Russia’s invasion in February, Ukrainians have endured displacement, uncertainty, and the brutalities of war. Widespread trauma is a reality for the 5.5 million people who have fled, as well as the 7.7 million people...

Healthy Women, Healthy World presents Free Virtual Event - Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis: From Citizen to Refugee

Medical Teams International
 
News Article
(PORTLAND, OR) April 26, 2022 –On February 24, 2022, Ukrainians’ lives changed overnight when sirens rang out signaling the beginning of war provoked by Russia. Every night since the invasion, a pastor’s young son asks him, “Will the war end tomorrow?”....

Medical Teams International Expands Ukraine Response to Provide Medical Care to Refugees and the Internally Displaced

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) March 22, 2022 – As the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues to cause mass migration, loss of life, and destruction, Medical Teams International is expanding its response to provide needed supplies and medical care to refugees crossing into Moldova...

Medical Teams Marks International Women’s Day While Working to Empower and Protect Women and their Communities

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) March 8, 2022 – Today, Medical Teams International celebrates women around the world – their resilience, accomplishments, and love for their families and communities. As a global health and humanitarian organization providing life-saving medical care in places of conflict...

Medical Teams International to Ship Supplies to Ukraine, March 2; VP of Field Operations Departs PDX for Poland, March 3

Medical Teams International
 
News Article
A group of Ukrainian men holding their children wait to cross the border into Slovakia. CREDIT: Jana Čavojská (Portland, OR) March 1, 2022 –Medical Teams International, the global health and humanitarian organization dedicated to serving people in crisis, is offering...

Medical Teams International Calls for United Global Effort to Address Unfolding Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) February 24, 2022 – In reaction to Thursday’s military attack by Russia across Ukraine, the global health and humanitarian organization, Medical Teams International, immediately began working with its partners to determine a response. As the humanitarian needs in...

Medical Teams International Receives $75,000 from A-dec, Inc. to fund Mobile Dental Clinics in the PNW

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
The value of services is estimated at $162,000 over three years Portland, Ore., February 22, 2022 – Humanitarian health organization Medical Teams International is pleased to announce it has received a $75,000 donation from A-dec, the world’s leading dental equipment...

Medical Teams International to Host Virtual Educational Event Focused on Guatemala: Fighting Malnutrition in Our Changing World

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
(PORTLAND, OR) February 9, 2022 – To inspire, educate, and motivate women everywhere, Medical Teams International is pleased to present its free Healthy Women, Healthy World Virtual Educational Event. It will focus on how changes in our world are worsening health...

Medical Teams International and Goodwill Industries of the Columbia Willamette to Build Hygiene Kits for Kentucky Tornado Survivors

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
(Portland, OR) December 27, 2021 – Massive tornadoes across Kentucky earlier this month claimed lives, displaced thousands of people, and destroyed homes, businesses, and livelihoods. Because needs remain great in the region, non-profits Medical Teams International and Goodwill Industries of...

The Marie Lamfrom Charitable Foundation Grants $400,000 to Medical Teams International for Mobile Clinic Vehicle Replacement Campaign

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) December 6, 2021 – Medical Teams International is working to replace its fleet of aging vehicles that help deliver hope and healing throughout the Pacific Northwest. The organization is pleased to report that it has been awarded $400,000 for...

Medical Teams International Receives $143,000 Grant from The Employees Community Fund of Boeing Puget Sound

Medical Teams International
(Portland, OR) December 8, 2021— The non-profit Medical Teams International is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $143,000 grant from the Employees Community Fund of Boeing, Puget Sound Chapter. Over the years, the Employees Community Fund has funded...

Medical Teams International Awarded $3.49 Million USD in Tanzania from the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM)

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
(PORTLAND, OR) November 10, 2021 – Medical Teams International is grateful to the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) for its award of $3.49 million USD to support Medical Teams’ ongoing work to provide comprehensive and timely medical...
Media Contact
Karen Piatt
Communications Manager
(425) 284-1942

Victoria Wilson
PR & Marketing Specialist
(503) 624-1048
Media Resources
Leadership
Martha Holley Newsome

President & CEO

Joe DiCarlo

Global Ambassador

Jon Beighle

Vice President, Global Services

Roger Sandberg

Vice President, Field Operations

Cindy Breilh

Executive Director, U.S. Programs

Mike Hogan

Vice President, Marketing & Development

Read more about our Leadership
Take Action
Bring healing to a hurting world