CMAT Executive Director visits memorial for Chinese Earthquake victims

May 27, 2010 – Beichuan County, Sichuan, China – CMAT Executive Director Valerie Rzepka honoured the memory of those lost in the the 2008 Sichuan earthquake, by visiting the town of Beichuan, preserved as a memorial to the earthquake victims, and laying flowers on behalf of Canadians at the central memorial site. “Seeing the immensity of the […]

CMAT contributes towards Sichuan, China reconstruction efforts.

May  26, 2010 – Mianyang, Sichuan, China – CMAT Executive Director Valerie Rzepka visited the temporary home of the Mianyang Youxian District Special Education School earlier today, and presented them with a cheque for ¥85,000 (approx $12,500 CAD). “CMAT is very excited to be able to contribute to the reconstruction of the special education school, […]

More photos from Haiti

Saturday, May 15, 2010 – Petionville, Haiti – Team 8 continues to do great work in Haiti, seeing 200 to 250 patients per day, and delivering 3-4 babies per day.

Toronto Star Nursing Week 2010 Feature

Saturday, May 8, 2010 – Toronto Star Nursing Week 2010 Feature Toronto Star: Helping Haiti heal and rebuild Toronto Star : Out of the Factory into the heat.

CMAT Team 8 arrives in Port-au-Prince.

TORONTO, May 4, 2010 – Canadian Medical Assistance Teams’ eighth team of medical volunteers departed Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport Tuesday morning and arrived in Port-au-Prince, Haiti early Tuesday afternoon. CMAT continues to provide medical assistance in the quake-ravaged region, and has established an ongoing partnership to provide medical volunteers to staff the JP HRO (Jenkins/Penn Haiti Relief Organization)’s medical centre located at […]