Responding immediately to the attack at Garissa University College on April 2, 2015 AMREF Flying Doctors - Amref Health Africa's medical evacuation service - provided four air ambulances and a medical team to assist the critically injured. 148 people died in the attack on April 2, 2015.
Heidi Parker, from Toronto, spent six months interning with AMREF in Tanzania from June to December 2013.
This winter, your flu shot counts. Thatís the message of Rexallís Shot for Shot campaign, which is providing life-saving vaccinations to northern Ugandan children in partnership with Amref Health Africa in Canada.
Yun (Annie) Peng's experiences prove the adage that you can go anywhere from a small town. Peng grew up in Crofton, but has just spent six months in Tanzania interning with the African Medical and Research Foundation.
A motherless baby begins life at a disadvantage. In addition to missing maternal love, the baby is at risk for malnourishment, infection and a host of other problems. My skills as a midwife are vital to saving the lives of mothers every day, but they also go beyond delivering babies. I help to educate women with proper healthcare information and campaign for maternal health to be prioritized.