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First Ebola, now Zika rolling out of poor countries. 

Do we learn from previous epidemics?

Epidemics, such as the recent Zika infection, periodically cross borders from poor to rich countries. We have to find ways to control such outbreaks before they turn into epidemics. The key is education, training and vector control in the country of origin. From our point of view children's education in all aspects of public health is paramount.

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Posted by Admin Thursday, June 02, 2016 2:02:00 AM

Political turmoil in Cambodia? 

Any danger to visitors and volunteers?

Political calm coming to Cambodia and Thailand.

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Posted by Admin Sunday, August 10, 2014 1:20:00 PM

Tragedy: 2 medical students slain in Kuchin, Borneo 

Should medical students go overseas?
August 6, 2014 held a shocking surprise for all involved in working with medical students in... ReadMore
Posted by Admin Sunday, August 10, 2014 1:20:00 PM


  • Medicorps empowers through knowledge
  • Medicorps heals through training
  • Medicorps connects through professional friendship
  • Medicorps builds bridges between poor and rich



What is Medicorps?

Medicorps is a US based international public charity, IRS code 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi), which aims to improve health care in disadvantaged countries and to reduce poverty – regardless of political, radical or religious circumstances. It promotes well being through teaching, transfer of technology and advanced skills. 

Medicorps assists disadvantaged countries through transfer of medical knowledge, both fundamental and specialized. 
Medicorps assists industrialized nations by making medical volunteers understand the real health care needs of the poorer parts of the world.


Medicorps builds bridges between rich and poor countries, highly-trained and eager-to-learn health care providers.







A mother's nightmare...







...turns to hope...







...and happiness, thanks to Medicorps!