All photography taken in country by HFGH participants
Working with our in-country partners, we facilitate primary care clinics and public health interventions in Latin American countries in need. Let us help your group make a meaningful trip like this a reality.
Hands for Global Health works to improve the health and welfare of indigenous peoples of Latin America primarily, to empower health professions students from the United States to take leadership roles in global health research and practice in Latin America, and to engage in public health interventions that reach the unreachable.
What We've Achieved
- Three-day, interprofessional, medical clinics in rural Panama to provide much needed primary care and health education.
- Eco-health project started to provide healthy eco-stoves in rural Panama to improve lung health & reduce environmental impact.