News and Views
10:46 am
Tue April 20, 2010

Temple University's Emergency Action Corps: Making A Difference in El Salvador

Temple University's Emergency Action Corps: Making A Difference in El Salvador

Philadelphia, PA – Access to adequate healthcare is a challenge for close to 1.3 billion people worldwide. In Central America over 140 million people have limited or no access to medical care. On this week's News & Views, Windsor Johnston travels to El Salvador with Temple Emergency Action Corps. The group was formed in the wake of Hurricane Katrina; medical students have since traveled to Honduras and Bolivia setting up clinics in rural areas.

For more information on this story visit Reports from the Road: A Medical Mission to El Salvador.