Volunteers in Medicine Group Explores Cuba

Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) clinic representatives touring Cuba during early December included a clinic director, clinic volunteers, a retired physician, a medical student, two optometrists, a translator, and others along with a VIM national office board member.  The...

VIM Staff Visits Developing Site

Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) national office staff Marge Hamrell and Sasha Bianchi traveled to Indiana earlier this month for a site visit with Volunteers in Medicine of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties (VIMDOS). As is the case in too many communities across...

VIM E-Newsletter: December 2017

In our December 2017 e-newsletter hear from Volunteers in Medicine Board Chairman Todd Sagin, read about how the SCRIBES program at the Clackamas Volunteers in Medicine clinic in Oregon City, OR, improves care,  and learn about Salud Sin Fronteras, the newest...

Family Medicine Cares USA Awards

Salud Sin Fronteras, a Volunteers in Medicine clinic located in El Paso, Texas, has received a Family Medicine Cares USA “new” clinic award from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Foundation.  Students and faculty at the Texas Tech University Health...

Letter from VIM Board Chairman

Dear Friends and Colleagues, It was my great pleasure to assume the role of board chair for the Volunteers in Medicine this past October. I have large boots to fill as Hugh Greeley has stepped down after nearly fourteen years leading the VIM Board. I am grateful for...