Happy Holidays from PQMD

Dear members, colleagues, and friends of PQMD, As we approach the holidays, we want to take a few moments to reflect on the past year. While it has been a year of continued turmoil and tragedy, it has also meant another year of tremendous work and partnerships

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Humanitarian Groups Find Increasing Need to Address NCDs

Humanitarian Groups Find Increasing Need to Address NCDs Increasing crises in middle income countries prompting new response The current crises in Syria and Venezuela are prompting humanitarian organizations to address non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and obesity in their responses. Last year, the World Health Organization added diabetes medication

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Empowering Community Health Centers to Drive Effective Medication Use Among Vulnerable Patients

Empowering Community Health Centers to Drive Effective Medication Use Among Vulnerable Patients  BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), Direct Relief, and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) awarded five community health centers a total of $1 million in grant funding, which is now being used to expand programs

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PQMD Member World Vision Provides Interactive Experience with Give-back Gift Shop in NYC’s Bryant Park

PQMD Member World Vision Provides Interactive Experience with Give-back Gift Shop in NYC’s Bryant Park Shop provides experience of giving, just in time for Giving Tuesday Next week, World Vision will be in Bryant Park with its Give-back Gift Shop, an interactive experience for children and adults.

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Medical Teams International and Providence St. Joseph Health Working Together to Strengthen Health System in Guatemala

Medical Teams International and Providence St. Joseph Health Working Together to Strengthen Health System in Guatemala Medical Teams International is extending a multi-year partnership to strengthening the health system and community health programs in the Chicamán region of Guatemala with Providence St. Joseph Health, the second largest

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“Like the Gift of Life” – PQMD Member Eli Lilly and Insulin Donations After Hurricane Maria

“Like the Gift of Life”— PQMD Member Eli Lilly and Insulin Donations in the Wake of Hurricane Maria Effort Included PQMD Members Direct Relief and Project HOPE When Hurricane Maria swept across Puerto Rico in September 2017, the storm knocked out power for months – putting supplies

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Global First Responder International Medical Corps Responds to U.S. Hurricane Season

Global First Responder International Medical Corps Responds to U.S. Hurricane Season As a global leader in emergency response for almost 35 years, International Medical Corps is ready for disaster wherever it strikes—whether at home or abroad. In recent weeks, two major hurricanes, Florence and Michael, have wreaked

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