A Mass General neurologist is collaborating with colleagues in Ghana on a program designed to make it easier and faster for patients from remote areas to get the specialty medical care they need.
An MGH pharmacist’s knowledge of local language and customs played a crucial role in the MGH disaster relief effort in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan.
Blair Wylie, MD, MPH, is investigating the potential health hazards for expectant mothers of cooking with fires fueled by wood, hay and other biomass fuels.
Determined to prevent malaria in rural Uganda, a Mass General researcher is using a mapping strategy inspired by tactics he learned in the U.S. Army.
After treating 3,000 patients during a three-week mission to parts of the Philippines ravaged by Typhoon Haiyan, a disaster response team from Massachusetts General Hospital returned to Boston this week. A news team from WCVB Channel 5 Boston interviewed members […]
Aiming to address primary care and reproductive health issues arising from Typhoon Haiyan, a second team of MGH volunteers is bound for the Philippines.
Victims of Typhoon Haiyan have lined up by the hundreds to seek care and medications from an MGH disaster response team dispatched to the island nation.
On Monday, Nov. 18, a Mass General medical team arrived in the Philippines to support relief operations in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. The team is coordinating with the United Nations to determine where the need for its expertise is […]
After two tours of Iraq with the U.S. Army, Ross Boyce, MD, MSc, went to Uganda in search of an elusive and deadly medical foe: malaria.
Finding solutions to global health problems affecting some of the world’s poorest regions is a key goal of CAMTech, says Elizabeth Bailey, director of the Mass General-based organization.