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

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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 refugees in Lebanon to provide direct medical care and building...

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

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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 Bidi is exploding on a daily...

South Sudanese Refugees Are Flowing Into Uganda At An Unprecedented Rate

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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 north of the border. The recent mass exodus fromSouth Sudan...

Medical Teams International Welcomes New Board Members

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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 and Elizabeth are both long-time...

Medical Teams International appoints new CEO

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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, replacing Jeff Pinneo who retired...
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