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28 Aug 2011 description

In disasters and crises throughout the world, people often struggle with how to cope with what they experienced. For first-responders, there is a similar struggle: how to reach out and support those who are suffering.

05 Oct 2010 description

Margaret Aguirre

Director, Global Communications

310.826.7800

maguirre@InternationalMedicalCorps.org

October 5, 2010 - North Little Rock, Arkansas - In an effort to boost the capacity of first-responders following disasters like the earthquake in Haiti or the Indonesian tsunami, International Medical Corps co-sponsored a scenario-based, medical action training program to prepare physicians for the initial phase of post-disaster environments. The immersion course offered scenario-based skill development to improve the …