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Author: Project Medishare

Continuing the tradition to make a difference

  |   Celebrities

By Jennifer Browning This past Saturday, Miami Country Day School's Class of 2000 decided to do away with party favors or gifts at [caption id="attachment_2239" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Miami Country Day School's Class of 2000 gave up party favors and instead donated to Project Medishare."][/caption] their 10-year class reunion....

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Project Medishare CPO fits first prosthetic arm

  |   Celebrities, Prosthetic Program

[caption id="attachment_2225" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Certified prosthetic orthotist (CPO) Davor Krchelich fits a patient with a prosthetic arm in the Hospital Bernard Mevs Project Medishare (HBMPM) posthetic lab. Photo courtesy of Davor Krchelich."][/caption] By Jennifer Browning Last week, Evelyn, a below-the-elbow amputee, walked into certified prosthetic orthotist (CPO)...

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Taking every precaution

  |   Cholera Response

Project Medishare’s certified prosthetic orthotist (CPO) Davor Krchelich works to make a hand washing bucket. The Ministry of Health has asked Hospital Bernard Mevs Project Medishare (HBMPM) to make room for cholera patients should the outbreak hit Port-au-Prince. While there have been no cholera...

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Partnerships important in cholera prevention

  |   Celebrities, Cholera Response, Community Health & Development

[caption id="attachment_2190" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Dr. Pretanville from Partners in Health's(PIH) sister organization, Zanmi Lasante, talks to Project Medishare community health agents about cholera.  Photo by Jennifer Browning."][/caption] By Jennifer Browning Fighting something like a cholera outbreak cannot be done by one organization alone. Project Medishare realizes this...

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Pediatric neurosurgeries successful; patients begin to return home

  |   Celebrities, Cholera Response, Pediatric Neurosurgery

[caption id="attachment_2216" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="This past weekend, nine-month old Bidina Joseph received endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) to treat her hydrocephalus. Today Magdala will take Bidina back to their home in Ti Goave, a two-hour drive from Port-au-Prince. Magdala said she is so thankful for...

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Project Medishare joins Partners in Health in setting up cholera treatment center in Mirebalais

  |   Celebrities, Cholera Response, Community Health & Development, Uncategorized

[caption id="attachment_2208" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Event Star crews flew to Haiti yesterday to set up a Project Medishare tent in Mirebalais which will be used as a cholera treatment center. After the cholera outbreak was confirmed, the Ministry of Health asked Project Medishare for assistance particularly...

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