News

May 21, 2015
Read about the powerful impact you made in our 2014 Annual Report.
May 21, 2015
Put it on your calendar - this year's Up On The Roof is set for September 20.
April 26, 2015
Thank you to all for attending and supporting our Taste of Morocco fundraiser. We exceeded our fundraising goal!  
April 22, 2015
In Colombia, victims of severe burns may have access to skin grafts, tech, as they were applied to Natalia Ponce de León in Bogotá, Colombia with the help of Physicians for Peace.
April 15, 2015
Approximately 1,500 acid attacks are recorded globally each year. The crime is quickly becoming more common in Colombia, where we are training local professionals in caring for the victims.
April 1, 2015
Physicians for Peace and Morgan Davis, president of TowneBank and an ambassador of our work, are highlighted in the inaugural edition of INSIDE LEADERSHIP.
April 2, 2015
Infectious disease specialist, and Physicians for Peace International Medical Educator, Dr. Winfred Ward, relishes the personal relationships he has formed during his trips abroad.
January 20, 2015
Physicians for Peace CEO, Ron Sconyers, recently wrote an op/ed on trends in the global health workforce for Devex, one of the leading information hubs for global development. 
January 8, 2015
More than 18,000 babies are delivered each year, up to 50 each day, at San Lorenzo de Los Mina Maternity Hospital in the Dominican Republic. To assist overwhelmend hospital staff, Physicians for Peace has committed to a multi-year training program with San Lorenzo de Los Mina Maternity Hospital.
December 16, 2014
Young actor C.J. Valleroy stars in Angelina Jolie's film UNBROKEN.  He has joined Physicians for Peace as an official Ambassador. 
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.

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