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Meet National Scholar, Dr. Noel Ndayisenge

By Gabrielle Coor / October 6, 2022 /

Noel Ndayisenge is a MedSend National Scholar from Burundi. He is a 5th year resident at SIM Galmi Hospital in Niger. Dr. Ndayisenge is grateful for the MedSend scholarship that makes it possible for him to receive training. “I am coming from Burundi, one of the most under­ served areas in the world in terms…

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Dr. Audry Banza Shares an Experience

By Gabrielle Coor / October 1, 2022 /

MedSend National Scholar Dr. Audry Banza recently shared a story about a patient he received one night, crying in pain and shock. He immediately recognized her Cameroonian accent because he had grown up there himself. She said, “Doctor, please, help me. I was found under a car after the accident. I thought I was dead.…

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Meet National Scholar, Dr. Audrey Banza

By Gabrielle Coor / September 30, 2022 /

Dr. Audrey Banza, a MedSend National Scholar from the Democratic Republic of Congo, is grateful for the MedSend scholarship that makes it possible for him to receive training. Dr. Banza is serving at SIM Galmi Hospital, Niger in the General Surgery program. “It is a pleasure to express my gratitude for your generous financial support…

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Meet Dr. Rachel McLaughlin, an OB-GYN serving in Burundi, East Africa

By rebecca@medsend.org / September 14, 2022 /

Dr. Rachel McLaughlin is an OB-GYN serving in Burundi, East Africa. Her team is working to develop the hospital to be a training institute for medical students while also increasing the quality of medical care available to Burundians. Transcript available below the video. My name is Rachel McGlaughlin and I’m an OB-GYN. I work in Burundi, East Africa.…

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RECOVERING THE BREATH OF LIFE

By rebecca@medsend.org / August 3, 2022 /

“I could see that she was in respiratory distress. Her chart said that she had come in in the middle of the night and had ingested some sort of toxic substance.” While on call at Mukinge Hospital in rural northwestern Zambia, Physician Assistant Jessica Winston, noticed a new patient. An eight-year-old girl named Mercy, in…

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MedSend Welcomes Steve Cummings and Gary Lukovich in Development Expansion

By rebecca@medsend.org / July 26, 2022 /

MedSend is pleased to announce the expansion of its development team with two new key hires: Steve Cummings and Gary Lukovich. Both Steve and Gary join MedSend in the role of vice president of development.   Steve Cummings brings over 30 years of Christian ministry experience to MedSend. Born and raised in Southern California, Steve…

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A Giving Legacy

By rebecca@medsend.org / July 19, 2022 /

by Morgan Boardman, MedSend Chief Development Officer Between 1998 and 2052, experts say that $48 trillion will be transferred through settled estates. That is a lot of wealth being handed down through the legacy of what has been called the “baby boomer generation.” And…it’s happening right now, with us! The Signatry, an organization that works…

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Meet the Doctor Transforming Mothers’ Lives

By rebecca@medsend.org / July 13, 2022 /

In southern Africa, many women have birth-related injuries but cannot get the treatment they need because they live too far from hospitals with emergency obstetrics. They can experience incontinence, infection, and a great deal of pain. The stigma around it leads to depression and social ostracism. At Kalukembe Hospital MedSend supported OB-GYN Dr. Priscila Cummings…

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JR: MedSend Brings Hope to Children and Families in Difficult Places

By rebecca@medsend.org / June 29, 2022 /

JR is a healthcare worker serving in a country where it is not safe to publicly profess to be a Christian. Hear her share how the trajectory of one child’s life was forever changed because JR, a Christian medical professional, was able to treat her. Transcript available below the video. “MedSend is helping me be…

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Eli Horn: MedSend Removes Barriers, Offers Hope and Invests in the Future

By Hilary Sutton / June 23, 2022 /

Dr. Eli Horn is a MedSend supported family medicine physician serving at Chogoria Hospital in Kenya. Listen as Eli shares how supporting MedSend helps missionary doctors go to the field sooner and stay longer, bringing hope to the most vulnerable around the world.  Transcript available below the video.   “My name is Eli Horn, I’m…

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Featured Stories of Hope

Meet National Scholar, Dr. Noel Ndayisenge

Noel Ndayisenge is a MedSend National Scholar from Burundi. He is a 5th year resident at SIM Galmi Hospital in Niger. Dr. Ndayisenge is grateful for the MedSend scholarship that makes it possible for him ...
Read More

Dr. Audry Banza Shares an Experience

MedSend National Scholar Dr. Audry Banza recently shared a story about a patient he received one night, crying in pain and shock. He immediately recognized her Cameroonian accent because he had grown up there himself. ...
Read More

Meet National Scholar, Dr. Audrey Banza

Dr. Audrey Banza, a MedSend National Scholar from the Democratic Republic of Congo, is grateful for the MedSend scholarship that makes it possible for him to receive training. Dr. Banza is serving at SIM Galmi ...
Read More

Meet Dr. Rachel McLaughlin, an OB-GYN serving in Burundi, East Africa

Dr. Rachel McLaughlin is an OB-GYN serving in Burundi, East Africa. Her team is working to develop the hospital to be a training institute for medical students while also increasing the quality of medical care available to Burundians. ...
Read More

RECOVERING THE BREATH OF LIFE

“I could see that she was in respiratory distress. Her chart said that she had come in in the middle of the night and had ingested some sort of toxic substance.” While on call at ...
Read More

MedSend Welcomes Steve Cummings and Gary Lukovich in Development Expansion

MedSend is pleased to announce the expansion of its development team with two new key hires: Steve Cummings and Gary Lukovich. Both Steve and Gary join MedSend in the role of vice president of development. ...
Read More

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