CMAT Primary Health Care Team 3 returns from Pakistan.

Friday October 22, 2010– CMAT Primary Health Care Team 3 arrived home from Pakistan on Friday, October 22. CMAT volunteers have treated more than 500 patients per week in the field clinic in collaboration with local partner V Need U.   Major causes of illness and death include communicable diseases such as malaria, diarrhea, acute respiratory […]

CMAT provides Toronto fire victims with much-needed clean up and recovery kits.

Friday, October 8, 2010 – Toronto –  CMAT is proud to provide the victims of the 200 Wellesley Street fire with clean up kits, to help to empower fire victims to begin the recovery process both physically and emotionally, regain normalcy in their lives, and reduce the risk of illness associated with exposure to smoke […]

Third CMAT Primary Health Care team arrives in Pakistan to provide medical relief in flood zone.

October 6, 2010 – Canadian Medical Assistance Teams’ (CMAT) third Primary Health Care Team arrived in Karachi earlier today, and is travelling to work in Pakistan’s flooded region of Sukkur, in interior Sindh province. CMAT’s Primary Health Care team will provide mobile medical clinics for Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps housing thousands of people, including women […]