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August 14, 2021 Haiti Earthquake Updates

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In the early morning hours of August 14th, a devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck southwestern Haiti leaving 2,248 people dead and more than 650,000 people in need of emergency humanitarian assistance.   Our key earthquake relief programs include: emergency hygiene kits, food kits, and children’s comfort kits,...

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The Future of Neurosurgery in Haiti

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Dr. Ernest J. Barthélemy, MD, MPH, MA is a fellow in Neurotrauma at UCSF and a long-time friend and volunteer of Project Medishare. Originally from Brooklyn, Dr. Barthélemy is  Haitian-American (both his parents hail from Grand Goâve) and has chosen to support the work we...

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An Update On COVID-19

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UPDATE 07/21/20 In Haiti, COVID-19 cases continue to increase, and we've seen an influx in protests and violence, with gangs becoming stronger and causing major problems, mainly centered in Port-au-Prince.   Despite these challenges, in June, we cared for 3,573 patients in our clinics. We also received...

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Q+A with Meri Barnes and Amy Brown

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For nearly a year, Project Medishare has had the pleasure of working with the wonderful ladies of The Shop Forward and Espwa. Founded in 2014, The Shop Forward is an online store selling clothing and accessories, which gives back to multiple non-profit organizations across the...

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