Beyond Zero with HopeCore

          Beyond Zero with Village HopeCore International   This August, MedTreks is returning to Kenya for their second time this year, to help support HopeCore implement community health services. HopeCore has recently acquired the mobile clinic van from the Beyond Zero Campaign. Below is a description of how the clinic is … Continued

Global Health in 2018: news, stories, reports and revelations

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking and inhuman” ~ Martin Luther King, JR 2018 has come and gone. The global community has witnessed incredible successes but also faces tremendous barriers and persistent challenges. The articles provided below are selected to review some of the global health issues in … Continued

Considerations in Humanitarian Aid

Considerations in Humanitarian Medicine Jenny Dengler, PA-C, MedTreks Assistant Faculty Global disaster medicine and humanitarian medical aid is an emerging area of medicine. With the increase in global transportation and ever-present need for medical providers, the world of medicine is becoming more accessible. Throughout 2017 there has been extreme weather and sudden onset disasters (SOD) … Continued