Brigade Information

Dates: December 14 - December 22, 2014

Country: Panama

University of Illinois at Chicago is a chapter of Global Medical Brigades, an international movement of students and medical professionals working alongside local communities and staff to implement sustainable health systems. We work in remote, rural, and under resourced communities in Honduras, Panama, Nicaragua and Ghana who would otherwise have limited to no access to health care. Each community receives a brigade every 3 to 4 months where hundreds of patients are provided access to healthcare and volunteers deliver public health workshops. Electronic patient records are collected for future visitations and to monitor overall community health trends. nnIn conjunction with our Medical Program, Global Brigades also supports communities with economic development, sanitation and clean water projects, and uniquely implements these programs in a holistic model to meet a community’s health and economic goals. Our model systematically builds community ownership and collaboratively executes programs with the end goal of sustainably evolving to a relationship of impact monitoring. To learn more, please visit

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Raj Shah donated 227.0000 | 3509 days ago
Monica Sharma donated 960.0000 | 3509 days ago
Rachel Diaz donated $50.00 | 3509 days ago
Global Brigades at UIC donated $225.00 | 3509 days ago
Vikas Patel donated 36.0000 | 3509 days ago
Linora Nissan donated $25.00 | 3509 days ago
Guest User donated $1,032.00 | 3510 days ago
Guest User donated $350.00 | 3510 days ago
Siria Arzuaga donated $229.00 | 3510 days ago

UIC Med/Dent/Environmental December 2014 Panama

Medical Brigades at University of Illinois at Chicago


$60,101  raised of $57,622 goal







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