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Medical Teams International Responds to Hurricane Harvey

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Medical Teams International Responds to Hurricane Harvey Pacific NW-based nonprofit sends hygiene kits to Houston Portland/Seattle – September 1, 2017– With shattering records of rainfall and flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, Medical Teams International (@MedicalTeams) is preparing shipments...

Answering the call: Local doctors, nurses prepare to head to Texas

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Answering the call: Local doctors, nurses prepare to head to Texas Aug 31, 2017 PORTLAND, Ore. — Medical professionals are assessing the needs right now in Houston as residents there still struggle in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Some local doctors and nurses are flying to Texas to do...

Medical Teams International continues response as number of S. Sudanese refugees climbs to 1M in Uganda

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Medical Teams International continues response as number of S. Sudanese refugees climbs to 1M in Uganda PORTLAND, Ore. – (Aug. 17, 2017) This week, the number of South Sudanese refugees arriving in Uganda reached one million, according to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees...

Tigard nonprofit steps up humanitarian efforts for Syrian refugees [PHOTOS]

By Medical Teams International
Tigard nonprofit steps up humanitarian efforts for Syrian refugees [PHOTOS] Dec 22, 2016 Medical Teams International has been active in the Syrian region since 2013, but recently stepped up its efforts as the humanitarian crisis has worsened. The Tigard nonprofit is working with Syrian...

Medical Teams International Responds To World’s Fastest-Growing Refugee Situation

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Medical Teams International Responds To World’s Fastest-Growing Refugee Situation Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to Support Refugee Health Services in Uganda PORTLAND, Ore. – (November 29, 2016) Many are calling it the world’s fastest growing refugee settlement – and Bidi...

South Sudanese Refugees Are Flowing Into Uganda At An Unprecedented Rate

By Medical Teams International
South Sudanese Refugees Are Flowing Into Uganda At An Unprecedented Rate Nov 17, 2016 Uganda is desperately struggling to accommodate an influx of over 2,900 South Sudanese refugees per day. The landlocked nation now hosts more than half a million people who have fled the bloody power battle...

Medical Teams International Welcomes New Board Members

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Medical Teams International Welcomes New Board Members Portland and Seattle area business executives joining the team PORTLAND, Ore. – (November 17, 2016) Medical Teams International (Medical Teams) today announced Mike Goodwin and Elizabeth Lie will be joining its board of directors. “Mike...

Medical Teams International appoints new CEO

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Medical Teams International appoints new CEO Seasoned and experienced global health leader begins September 1 PORTLAND, Ore. – (June 6, 2016) After an extensive international search, Medical Teams International today announced the appointment of Martha Newsome as their new President and CEO,...
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