From the Field: Dominican Republic

  • Calling all Volunteers…

    Calling all Volunteers… Due to our continued growth to new sites throughout Latin America & the Caribbean, we’re excited to…

  • Sustainable Healthcare in the DR

    Driving down a rugged dirt road near the coast of the Dominican Republic’s Puerto Plata province, we peeked our heads…

  • Hernia Repair for Dominican Mother

    Hernia Repair for Dominican Mother Maselene, a 35-year-old Haitian woman, suffered a hernia several months ago. A mother of seven children,…

  • Continuity of Care in the DR

    Continuity of Care in the DR By Lauren Cottingham Lauren is Timmy Global Health’s new Medical Programs Coordinator in the…

  • Promoting Public Health in the Dominican Republic

    by Jose Vazquez Jose is Timmy’s Medical Programs Coordinator in the Dominican Republic. He recently worked with a group of…

  • Timmy Volunteer taking Blood Pressure

    How Culture and Custom can lead to Chronic Illness

    by Margaret Means Margaret is a Timmy long-term volunteer, serving as a medical programs assistant in Monte Cristi, in the…

  • Pharmacy with Timmy: Getting Back to Basics

    By: Monica Golik Mahoney, PharmD, BCPS Monica Golik Mahoney is a pharmacist specializing in infectious diseases working at Beth Israel…

  • My Long-term Volunteer Experience in the D.R.

    by Meaghan Keller, M.D. Dr. Meagan Keller is a 2nd Year Pediatric Resident at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte,…

  • Timmy Transitions in the Dominican Republic

    by Jose Vazquez Jose Vazquez is Timmy Global Health’s new Medical Programs Coordinator in Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic. He is…

  • The Magic Bus: A Week in the D.R.

    by Dr. Michael Blood Dr. Michael Blood is a Family Practitioner working in Crawfordsville, IN. For years, he and his…