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December 8, 2014
Although Physicians for Peace is not an organization for disaster preparedness and response ... we help the typhoon stricken areas. --Philippines Field Director, Lyne Abanilla 
December 4, 2014
On Tuesday, December 2nd, Physicians for Peace, hosted the first annual #GivingTuesday gathering accompanied by neighboring Hampton Roads non-profit organizations to highlight Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim’s proclamation of #GivingTuesday – the first in the Hampton Roads region.
December 1, 2014
 Physicians for Peace inspires city of Norfolk official adoption of #GivingTuesday Dec 2nd
November 21, 2014
Please join us this Thanksgiving in saying Thank You to our medical educators by using #Unselfie #TeachOneHealMany on your social media sites.
November 19, 2014
Our Walking Free program received international recognition at the 6th annual Uniting Frontiers Conference.
October 22, 2014
These three organizations have played a key role in the success of Physicians for Peace and our ongoing efforts to improve the quality of health care around the globe.
October 22, 2014
Norfolk, VA (October 14, 2014) – Today, Physicians for Peace is pleased to announce their 2014 Medical Diplomat Award winners. Dr. Daniel Aronson of Amsterdam, Netherlands; Diana Behling, RN, BSN, MJ of Chesapeake, VA; and Celeste De León of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, are receiving these awards for their extraordinary efforts to train, support, and empower communities by providing care in the world’s most underserved regions.
September 12, 2014
Our special edition of NewsPeace celebrates our International Medical Educators (IMEs) and their stories of transformation.
June 3, 2014
Major Leaguers Provide Grants to Support Areas of Need in the Dominican Republic and Philippines 
July 22, 2014
Physicians for Peace is highlighted on Fox NewsEdge for the healthcare training and support in the Philippines and the Dominican Republic made possible by Major Leagues Baseball Players Trust. Watch here on Fox NewsEdge.
July 18, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Erin Wickersham Physicians for Peace Communications Manager 757-625-7569 ewickersham@physiciansforpeace.org Mentoring and Training Young Urologists: Ongoing Surgical Urology Training in the Dominican Republic  
May 7, 2014
“What does success look like?” The question has led the organization to think hard about the way that it tries to support health around the world. Originally published on Tom Murphy's www.humanosphere.org.
May 13, 2014
Help us celebrate these special Physicians for Peace volunteers. >> Nominate someone today! ▸
April 11, 2014
Originally posted on Your Mark on the World Center: March 26, 2014 -- This is a guest post from Ron Sconyers: CEO and President, Physicians for Peace
April 10, 2014
News Channel 3, WTKR, airs Taste of Morocco fundraiser on behalf of Physicians for Peace.
March 13, 2014
Omar Bouhkriss, owner of Omar’s Carriage House, invites you to join him and many friends as we celebrate the international humanitarian work of Physicians for Peace.
March 9, 2014
Nancy Jallo, MD, talks about inequality in healthcare delivery for mothers and their children plaguing developing regions leads to the deaths of more than 1,000 women every day. Original article was posted on Huffington Post.
January 10, 2014
Maternal and Child Health impacts all of us. Article was written by Laura Gwathmey, Physicians for Peace Director, Global Health Programs and originally posted on GOOD.IS
July 24, 2013
Oscar Winning Surgeon for "Saving Face" documentary, Dr. Mohammad Jawad, Joins Physicians for Peace to Train Colombian Burn Care Team in Specialized Care for Acid Burn Survivors 
November 15, 2013
Physicians for Peace received a gift Thursday that will help those injured by the typhoon in the Philippines.  - WAVY NEWS 10

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