Project HOPE Teams Up with Boston Scientific to Support South Africa’s Bid to Screen 8 Million People for Diabetes and Hypertension
Project HOPE today announced a partnership with Boston Scientific International Corporation to support an initiative to screen eight million South Africans at risk of diabetes and hypertension.
Project HOPE Announces West Coast Advisory Council to Expand Asia-Pacific Presence
Project HOPE today announced the development of a West Coast Advisory Council to provide strategic direction and to strengthen and expand Project HOPE’s programs around the world, with a core focus in the Asia-Pacific region.
Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil Elected To The National Academy Of Medicine
Health Affairs and its publisher Project HOPE are pleased to announce that Alan Weil, Health Affairs’ editor-in-chief, and Project HOPE’s vice president for public policy, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Membership in the NAM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievements and commitment to service.
AT&T Contributes to Project HOPE to Help Tackle Burden of Diabetes in Mexico
Project HOPE announced today it is working to help address the enormous burden of diabetes in Mexico thanks to a $75,000 contribution from AT&T.
Project HOPE Airlifts Medical Supplies to Macedonia amid Massive Influx of Refugees to Europe
Project HOPE announced today that an airlift of medical supplies arrived in Macedonia and additional aid was en route to assist Syrian refugees and others who have fled conflicts in the Middle East.
Global NGO Project HOPE Delivers Crucial Medicines and Medical Supplies to Uzbekistan
The humanitarian aid, valued at more than $1.3 million, was donated to health facilities in Uzbekistan and included much needed items such as medications to treat cardiovascular disease.
Project HOPE Medical Volunteers Join U.S. Navy for Three-Month Humanitarian Mission to Southeast Asia and the Pacific
Volunteer health professionals from Project HOPE have joined Pacific Partnership 2015, a humanitarian mission and training exercise to help communities in Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines and Vietnam.
Project HOPE Announces Health Alliance in Partnership with AstraZeneca and Ten Industry Leaders to Reverse Growing Trend of Chronic Respiratory Diseases in China
Project HOPE is teaming up with leading companies and organizations from the pharmaceutical and health care industries, to establish the China Alliance of Respiratory Diseases Prevention and Treatment program.
Project HOPE Medical Volunteers Deliver Emergency Care in Nepal as Country Suffers Second Earthquake in Three Weeks
Project HOPE medical volunteers in Nepal provided emergency medical care to thousands of patients injured in the second deadly earthquake to hit the country in three weeks.
CP-15 crew completes mission stop in Guatemala
Partnering together, CP-15 members and Guatemalan medical professionals conducted nearly 525 dental exams and procedures, more than 1,300 optometry exams and 105 surgeries. The CP-15 team provided care to patients at medical sites set up at Complejo Deportivo de Puerto Barrios and Casa Social del Maestro Prof. Leopoldo Cordn Guzman.
PROJECT HOPE DEPLOYS MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS AND COORDINATES MEDICINES FOR NEPAL TO HELP SURVIVORS OF DEADLY EARTHQUAKE
Project HOPE has deployed medical volunteers to support health facilities in Nepal grappling with the aftermath of a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake that killed more than 6,500 people one week ago.
Project HOPE and North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Announce 2015 Dr. Charles A. Sanders International Residency Scholarship Winners
The winners of the 2015 Sanders scholarships are Fatmata Daramy, M.D., M.P.H. and Sonia Patel-Nguyen, M.D. Both of this year’s Sanders Scholars are first-year resident physicians training at University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
Indonesia: Devastation as far as the eye can see
"I’ve been to many disasters as an emergency responder, but this one is definitely one of the worst. And this is just Palu. I can’t even imagine the situation in other cities."
Tsunami Strikes Indonesia
On Friday September 28, powerful earthquakes shook Indonesia, triggering a tsunami with ten-foot waves. The events devastated the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, killing over 1,580 while injuring and displacing thousands more. Homes, public buildings, roads, bridges—destroyed. Find all the facts you need to know about this horrific tragedy, including updates from our team on the ground.