CNN VISITS OUR CLINIC

ALBU SAIF, Iraq—One month into our mission, CNN found us to see how we were working on the ground in Iraq to help those injured by ISIS in the fight to re-take Mosul. Here’s the clip, and thanks to uber-volunteer Jeff Evans, a physician assistant quoted in the story. Jeff and Read more…

NEXT STOP: IRAQ

NEW YORK —NYC Medics will be deploying emergency medical teams to Iraq this month to help save civilian lives in the ongoing battle by coalition forces to retake the embattled city of Mosul from ISIS. […]

JAPAN

At 2:46 a.m. on March 11, 2011, a 9.1-magnitude earthquake shook the ocean 231 miles northeast of Tokyo, at a depth of 15.2 miles.

INNOVATION FROM THE EDGES

NEW YORK—Is it an invention when you discover something that was always there? Something that was just waiting for someone to point to it, and declare it a great idea? It’s a semantic argument, for sure. But it’s how I often feel about the NYC Medics model of disaster response—our Read more…

TOUGH MUDDER

NEW YORK — I have always wanted, personally, to have NYC Medics invite many of our volunteers to participate in some kind of group challenge or competition that would be suited just for them. Our disaster relief medics love a tough challenge in outdoor environments, so when we got together Read more…