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Team 5 Medical Foundation’s first post-COVID humanitarian aid mission starts March 2022 with a team of highly trained medical professionals to assist indigenous populations in the Palpa regions of Nepal. Tasmanian Tiger®, a Silver Sponsor, is providing support with product and financial donations to the non-profit SOFMED veteran foundation, Team 5.
When critical care pulmonologist Dr. Jenny Martino finished her medical training in 2011, she decided to take a permanent job in Washington State. But after three years, she was ready for a change.
Imagine taking a six-month sabbatical to lead small volunteer teams across 5 continents in 5 months to provide medical assistance to some of the most overlooked and indigenous regions of the world. That’s just what member Eric Linder, RMP, FAWM, is doing through his nonprofit headquartered in Las Vegas, Team 5 Foundation.
Originally founded in 2010 by veteran Eric Linder, Team 5 is a nonprofit veteran foundation that provides medical care in some of the most remote corners of the world.
In this Notes From the Field, we take a look at Team 5 Medical Foundation’s trip to the remote city of Moro in Peru. Team 5 is a veteran foundation that provides medical care in the most overlooked and remote areas of the world.
Around 1,700 people from the Ancashino district of Moro, located in the province of Santa, and their 24 villages benefited from free medical care and distribution of medicines