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GHO - Global Health Outreach

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AliciaTrivett
(423) 844-1037
alicia@cmda.org

P.O. Box 7500
Bristol, TN 37621

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Mission Statement

The goal of Global Health Outreach short-term medical, surgical, and dental trips is to come alongside national partners who are making disciples, planting churches, and evangelizing in their particular areas. We seek to use our medical skills to offer hope and compassion to the least, the lost, and the last who often have no access to any health services in their country. Their poverty, social class, or geography may require them to suffer in silence, and often die prematurely from medical conditions that may be treatable.

Serving Opportunities

Event Date Location Organization Days to Register
Nicaragua August 1 - August 9/2015 Aug 1-9, 2015 NI Global Health Outreach 0 days
Nicaragua August 8 - August 16/2015 Aug 8-16, 2015 Managua, NI Global Health Outreach 7 days
East Asia September 11-25 /2015 Sep 11-25, 2015 Global Health Outreach 41 days
Albania September 17- 27/2015 Sep 17-27, 2015 Fushë-Arrëz, AL Global Health Outreach 47 days
South Central Asia October 3 - 17/2015 Oct 3-17, 2015 Global Health Outreach 63 days
East Asia October 9-18/2015 Oct 9-19, 2015 Global Health Outreach 69 days
Ecuador October 10 - 18/2015 Oct 10-18, 2015 Gualaquiza, EC Global Health Outreach 70 days
Nicaragua October 10 - 18/2015 Oct 10-18, 2015 NI Global Health Outreach 70 days
Pacific October 16 - 31/2015 Oct 16-31, 2015 Global Health Outreach 76 days
East Africa October 16 - 31/2015 Oct 16-31, 2015 Global Health Outreach 76 days
Honduras November 6 - 14/2015 Nov 6-14, 2015 Tegucigalpa, HN Global Health Outreach 97 days
Myanmar November 9- 21/2015 Nov 9-21, 2015 MM Global Health Outreach 100 days
Central Asia November 10 - 21/2015 Nov 10-22, 2015 Global Health Outreach 101 days
Nicaragua November 14 - 22/2015 Nov 14-22, 2015 NI Global Health Outreach 105 days
Honduras November 15 - 21/2015 Nov 15-21, 2015 Tegucigalpa, HN Global Health Outreach 106 days
Nicaragua January 9 - 16/2016 Jan 9-16, 2016 Managua, NI Global Health Outreach 161 days
Southeast Asia February 12 - February 27/2016 Feb 12-27, 2016 Global Health Outreach 195 days
Honduras February 20 - 28/2016 Feb 20-28, 2016 El Sembrador, HN Global Health Outreach 203 days
Nicaragua February 27 - March 6/2016 Feb 27 - Mar 6, 2016 NI Global Health Outreach 210 days
Eastern Europe March 3- 14/2016 Mar 3-14, 2016 Global Health Outreach 215 days
Haiti March 12 - 19/2016 Mar 12-19, 2016 Port de Paix, HT Global Health Outreach 224 days
El Salvador March 12 - 19/2016 Mar 12-19, 2016 Santa Ana , SV Global Health Outreach 224 days
El Salvador March 19 - 26, 2016 Mar 19-26, 2016 San Miguel, SV Global Health Outreach 231 days
Nicaragua April 2 - 10/2016 Apr 2-10, 2016 NI Global Health Outreach 245 days
Middle East May 13 - 27 /2016 May 13-27, 2016 Global Health Outreach 286 days
El Salvador June 4 - 12/2016 Jun 4-12, 2016 Boqueron, SV Global Health Outreach 308 days
Armenia June 10 - 25/2016 Jun 10-25, 2016 AM Global Health Outreach 314 days

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  • 10/13/2014 Claire VanderHart
    Summary Report for Moldova Trip September of 2014 Claire VanderHart RN I was tired…ve... More

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  • 8/27/2014 Jennifer Spicer
    "She hasn't eaten in over a week because she doesn't have any food." I completely lost... More

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  • 7/15/2014 Annie
    Nothing is quite as life-altering as being given the opportunity to be able to heal people... More

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Bio

Our teams often are made up of about a third medical providers (physicians, dentists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners), a third allied health professionals (nurses, pharmacists, optometrists, physical therapists), and about a third those with no particular medical skills, whom we call logistics. People in logistics may help out in the pharmacy, run an eye clinic, assist in triage, or carry out a number of other tasks. We do emphasize the spiritual aspect of our service on team meetings, and get together every morning for devotions, and every evening to share about the events of the day, and learn from each other. We often have medical, dental, nursing, and allied health students on our teams, and the opportunity to mentor and disciple in both health-related and spiritually-related areas is a high point of the experience for many trip participants.

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