Major 8.8 quake hits Chile; Death toll expected to rise

Saturday, February 27, 2010 SOURCE: GDAC – On 2/27/2010 6:34:17 AM UTC (about 01:43h local time) an earthquake of magnitude 8.8 occurred in the moderately populated region of Bio-Bio in Chile. The earthquake happened 116km from Concepcion. It is reported that a life threatening tsunami has been generated. CMAT is monitoring the situation and is preparing […]

CMAT Team 3 arrives in Léogâne, Haiti; Prime Minister Harper meets CMAT Team

Thursday February 18, 2010 – LÉOGÂNE, HAÏTI – CMAT Team 3 arrived early on Tuesday, February 16, to relieve the outgoing Team 2, who are returning to Canada this week. CMAT volunteers are seeing more than one thousand patients per week in our Field Hospital and are continuing the treatment of remaining Trauma patients and […]

Over $96 Thousand Raised to Date for CMAT program in Haiti

Saturday February 13, 2010 – Toronto ― The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Federal Minister of International Cooperation, announced that nationwide, over $113 million in eligible donations have been raised to be matched through the Haiti Earthquake Relief Fund. The Minister also reminded Canadians that there were only a few days left to see their donation […]

CMAT Team 2 Photos from Haiti

Friday, February 12, 2010 – Léogâne, Haiti – CMAT Team 2 has submitted photos from the field. View more photos here:

Second CMAT team arrives in Haiti to continue treating earthquake victims

Thursday, February 4, 2010 – Léogâne, Haiti: CMAT Team 2 arrived Saturday, January 31 to relieve the outgoing first medical team, who headed back home to Canada after three weeks in the field. Canadian volunteers working at the CMAT Field hospital continue to see upwards of 150 to 200 patients per day, though the health needs […]

Latest Photos of Teams in Haiti

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 – Latest photos of teams in Haiti. View more photos here: