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Partners for Rural Health in the Dominican Republic (PRHDR)

PRHDR.org “Partners for Rural Health in the Dominican Republic (PRHDR) is a 501(c)3 registered organization that sends nursing students and other medical and non-medical volunteers to work on medical clinics in rural areas of the DR on a biannual basis. We have been working in the same communities for 22 years and have built strong, […]

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Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)

http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/work-with-us Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an independent international medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural or man-made disasters, or exclusion from health care in nearly 60 countries. MSF recruits doctors, nurses, logisticians, water-and-sanitation experts, administrators, and other medical and non-medical personnel to provide medical […]

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Health Volunteers Overseas

http://www.hvousa.org                                                                                            Health Volunteers Overseas is a nonprofit organization that seeks to improve global health through education of the local health workforce in resource-scarce countries. HVO volunteers build local capacity by empowering health care professionals in resource-scarce countries with knowledge and skills to address the health care needs of their communities. HVO volunteers are trained […]

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International Medical Corps

http://www.imcworldwide.org International Medical Corps is a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, IMC is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and […]

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Mercy Ships

http://www.mercyships.org Mercy Ships is a global charity that has operated hospital ships in developing nations since 1978. Mercy Ships brings hope and healing to the forgotten poor by mobilizing people and resources worldwide, and serving all people without regard for race, gender, or religion.  Short-term crew can volunteer from two weeks to two years depending […]

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Mission Doctors Association (faith-based)

http://www.missiondoctors.org Founded by Msgr. Anthony Brouwers in 1959, Mission Doctors Association is the only program in the United States exclusively dedicated to recruiting, training, sending and supporting Catholic doctors and their families to serve at mission hospitals and clinics around the world. Doctors and their families may serve on both short and long term assignments. […]

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Unite For Sight

http://www.uniteforsight.org Unite for Sight volunteers participate in hands-on clinical service while assisting eye doctors in rural villages, refugee camps, and slums. Volunteers are immersed in international health and development programs while providing eye care to patients living in extreme poverty. The goal of Unite For Sight and its partner eye clinics and communities is to […]

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Mercy Ships

http://www.mercyships.org Mercy Ships is a global charity that has operated hospital ships in developing nations since 1978. Mercy Ships brings hope and healing to the forgotten poor by mobilizing people and resources worldwide, and serving all people without regard for race, gender, or religion.  Short-term crew can volunteer from two weeks to two years depending […]

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