• Support Adopt A Doctor by attending an evening of Halloween Storytelling.

  • Join Swim Empowerment for a community meeting on African American swimming disparities

  • Visit Adopt A Doctor's Art and Book Gallery

  • Check out Adopt A Doctor's New Initiative: Swim Empowerment

Identifying Our Doctors Identifying Our Doctors

We collaborate with the Global Alliance to Immunize Against AIDS Vaccine Foundation (GAIA), the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) through its Hospital Revitalization Program, the Mali Health Organizing Project (MHOP), in addition to hospital administrators in our target countries…

What We’re Doing to Help What We’re Doing to Help

Adopt A Doctor alleviates the problem of high turnover rate and lack of physicians by providing financial aid and other critical resources so they can remain and continue their work. It is our mission to encourage these doctors to stay…

Our Work Matters Our Work Matters

This is a serious crisis because of the dismal health conditions in these countries.  Everyday, 35,000 children under 5 years of age die in the developing world.  The great majority of these deaths are from health problems that can be…

Why Why

Many African countries find it difficult to attract and retain experienced physicians because salaries are so low. In Malawi, for example, a doctor earns on average just $70 USD per month.  This prompts she or he to practice medicine in…

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