Press Releases

2010 Press Release Archive

December 22, 2010 - International Medical Corps Teams Treating Victims of Floods in Pakistan

November 24, 2010 - International Medical Corps Expands Cholera Response as Outbreak Spreads

November 16, 2010 - International Medical Corps Expands Response Following Dozens of Cholera Cases Confirmed in Port-au-Prince

November 9, 2010 - International Medical Corps Celebrates 25-years of Lifesaving Humanitarian Work

November 8, 2010 - International Medical Corps Mobilizes Teams, Supplies Across Haiti in Response to Tomas

October 29, 2010 - International Medical Corps Combats Child Malnutrition in Sierra Leone through Comprehensive Prevention Program

October 28, 2010 - International Medical Corps Receives $700,000 to Respond to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Cameroon

October 25, 2010 - International Medical Corps Expands Response to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Haiti with Additional Treatment Centers and Education Initiative

October 25, 2010 - International Medical Corps Joins Netsol Technologies to Ring NASDAQ Closing Bell and Promote Relief Efforts in Pakistan

October 22, 2010 - Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

October 20, 2010 - Amid Deadly Measles Outbreak in Zimbabwe, International Medical Corps Helps Launch Nationwide Immunization Campaign; More Than 80% of All Children Inoculated

October 11, 2010 - International Medical Corps Global Ambassador Sienna Miller Hosts Esquire Magazine Party to Benefit Humanitarian Relief

October 5, 2010 - International Medical Corps Co-sponsors Disaster Response Medical Training

October 4, 2010 - International Medical Corps Awarded USAID Grant to Address Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Congo Using Behavior Change Communication

September 27, 2010 - To Prevent Cholera in Zimbabwe, International Medical Corps Awarded USAID Grant to Implement Critical Water/Sanitation/Hygiene Programs

September 10, 2010 - International Medical Corps Teams Awarded 5-Year Grant from USAID to Address Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Democratic Republic of Congo

September 1, 2010 - International Medical Corps Staff Safe After Attack in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

August 25, 2010 - International Medical Corps Establishes Waterborne Disease Treatment Center at Pakistan Hospital

August 19, 2010 - International Medical Corps Responding to 4-Day Onslaught of Mass Sexual Violence in Remote Congolese Village

August 9, 2010 - GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Donates Urgently Needed Medicines to International Medical Corps’ Flood Relief Effort

August 6, 2010 -International Medical Corps Addressing Critical Psychosocial Needs of Pakistan’s Flood-Ravaged Displaced

August 3, 2010 - In Haiti’s Quake-Affected Communities, International Medical Corps Promotes the Importance of Breast Milk for Infant Health – Part of World Breastfeeding Week

July 9, 2010 - Six Months After Haiti Earthquake, International Medical Corps is Meeting Long-Term Primary and Mental Health Care Needs of Vulnerable Groups

June 29, 2010 - Large Numbers of Displaced in Kyrgyzstan Affected by Acute Psychological Trauma

June 28, 2010 - International Medical Corps Providing Relief to Refugee Returnees in Kyrgyzstan

June 25, 2010 - International Medical Corps Joins CECOSIDA in a Push for HIV Testing in Haiti

June 17, 2010 - International Medical Corps Deploying Team into Kyrgyzstan Amid Refugee Emergency

June 17, 2010 - International Medical Corps Honors the 42 Million Who Remain Displaced Globally on World Refugee Day

June 16, 2010 - Catalysis Foundation for Health Appoints International Medical Corps' Nancy A. Aossey to Its Board of Directors

June 16, 2010 - International Medical Corps Completes 100,000 Patient Consultations

June 15, 2010 - International Medical Corps Responding to Refugee Crisis at Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan Border

June 14, 2010 - International Medical Corps Launches Newly Named Website

June 3, 2010 - International Medical Corps Chosen by American Express and TakePart as Members Project Partner

June 2, 2010 - Google Donates 3,000 Solar Chargers to International Medical Corps Global Relief Efforts

May 4, 2010 - International Medical Corps President & CEO Nancy A. Aossey Awarded University of California, San Francisco Medal

April 23, 2010 - International Medical Corps Launches Reproductive Health Complex in Remote Area of Eastern Congo

April 13, 2010 - International Medical Corps is Among Relief Agencies To Meet with First Lady Michelle Obama in Haiti

March 31, 2010 - International Medical Corps Partners with Haiti Doctors for Certification

March 22, 2010 - Former Presidents Bush and Clinton Meet With International Medical Corps in Haiti

March 5, 2010 - Special Haiti Photo Exhibit: Images from Jeff Antebi, Curated by LACMA's Edward Robinson, to Benefit International Medical Corps

March 1, 2010 - International Medical Corps on the Ground in Chile, Following 8.8-Magnitude Earthquake

March 1, 2010 - International Medical Corps Prepares an Emergency Response to Earthquake in Chile

February 27, 2010 - International Medical Corps Emergency Response Team on Standby as it Monitors Situation in Chile and Potential Tsunami Areas 

February 27, 2010 - International Medical Corps is monitoring the situation in Chile, where an 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck early Saturday, triggering tsunami warnings along much of the Pacific basin

February 25, 2010 - Clinton Bush Haiti Fund Awards International Medical Corps $500,000 for Emergency Medical Care and Long-Term Rebuilding

February 12, 2010 - One Month After Haiti's Devastating Earthquake, Relief Efforts Robust but Rains Bring More Misery

January 29, 2010 - Stanford Medical Team helps International Medical Corps in Haiti

January 27, 2010 - International Medical Corps and 140hours Announce Strategic Alliance for Haitian Fundraiser

January 26, 2010 - Amgen Donates $615,000 to Support International Medical Corps' Haiti Earthquake Disaster Relief Efforts

January 21, 2010 - Sienna Miller, Global Ambassador for International Medical Corps, Makes Passionate Plea in a Public Service Announcement for Emergency Relief in Haiti

January 20, 2010 - 6.1 Aftershock Hits Haiti; International Medical Corps Working to Assess the Damage and Continue Services in Leogane and throughout Port-au-Prince

January 16, 2010 - International Medical Corps Partners with Service Employees International Union to Provide Aid to Haiti's Earthquake Survivors

January 14, 2010 - International Medical Corps Emergency Response Team Provides Emergency Medical Care to Earthquake Survivors in Haiti

January 13, 2010 - International Medical Corps Deploys Emergency Response Team to Haiti

January 12, 2010 - International Medical Corps Mobilizes for Response to Haiti's 7.0 Earthquake