Medical Relief News

Latest News & Field Updates

August 15, 2016

Drinking Clean and Safe Water for the First Time

International Medical Relief partners with Song Saa Foundation to bring clean water to the Koh Rong. In 2013, the International Medical Relief Team and the Song […]
August 15, 2016

US Military Families Donate Time to International Medical Relief

IMR is proud to have so many military families volunteer globally our international health missions.  Veteran soldier David Bopp serves as International Medical Relief’s Ground Logistics Coordinator […]
August 10, 2016

Panama: July 31-Aug 7, 2016

On this trip to Panama, our team hit the ground running. We combined the supplies we brought with those left from the May 2016 Panama trip […]
July 24, 2016

Haiti: Jul 16-23, 2016

We spent the first day in Haiti on this mission trip getting ready for our first day of clinic. We shopped for supplies, packaged medications to […]
July 8, 2016

South Africa: Jun 29-Jul 7, 2016

We arrived in South Africa ready to make a difference and improve the overall health of the communities we visited. We discovered that many of the […]
July 5, 2016

Cambodia: Jun 27-Jul 4, 2016

For this trip abroad to Cambodia, after a nearly five-hour ride to our base village from Phnom Penh, our team efficiently set up clinic in a […]
June 28, 2016

Ethiopia: Jun 19-27, 2016

On this mission trip to Ethiopia, our team of nine volunteers based out of an orphanage where we treated its 160 adorable young residents and served […]
June 19, 2016

Zambia: Jun 11-18, 2016

Our medical mission team, which we named Team Luyando (meaning “Love” in Tonga), arrived at our base in Zambia to safari tents complete with cots, electricity, […]
June 12, 2016

Nicaragua: Jun 4-11, 2016

On this medical mission trip to Nicaragua, we based in a lodge deep in the jungle at the mouth of the San Juan River. Instead of […]
June 6, 2016

Vietnam: May 29-Jun 5, 2016

We were very proud to send this first medical mission trip to Vietnam. Our team included six medical providers, including a chiropractor. Our first day of clinic […]
May 31, 2016

Over Hill, Over Dale?

  Over hill, over dale? Not for this IMR team!!  Over mountain over stream?  You bet!! From our team leader, Sarah: Yesterday was a fun day […]
May 29, 2016

Panama: May 22-28, 2016

Our team hit the ground running on this medical trip to Panama. Our team of three medical providers, including a dentist from Panama City, a med […]
December 29, 2015

Haiti December 2015

We are happy to report the team is safe, sound, and working diligently in Haiti to bring medical aid to many in need! This first clinic […]
December 5, 2015

Syrian Refugee Relief

International Medical Relief is responding to this humanitarian crisis by delivering supplies and assistance to the Greek island of Lesbos. Each day roughly 2,000 Syrian refugees […]
November 28, 2015

Philippines Updates

Happy Thanksgiving from the Philippines! Today we held our second clinic in the Central Luzon area. We treated around 550 patients, ranging in ages from 3 […]
November 25, 2015

Philippines Trip

We are so proud of what our Philippines team has accomplished already.  In their first clinic day, they saw about 200 patients in wound care, well […]
August 18, 2015

Team Nepal

The Team Arrives After a long journey, the team arrived safely in Kathmandu. All of the bags of supplies (except for 2) made it as well! […]
August 10, 2015

Nicaragua Clinic

Our last two days of clinic were amazing experiences quite different from previous days. Thursday’s clinic took us up river on small boats to a small […]
August 9, 2015

Update from Armenia

Yesterday we spent the day in Yerevan! Dr. Lisa and Dr. Joseph presented lectures to local physicians and medical students and the team was able to […]
August 6, 2015

Nicaragua Team

After a scenic bus ride and then a boat ride down the river, the team arrived at the lodge that will be their home base for […]