Highlights from the deployment: On February 20th 2016, Tropical Cyclone Winston hit the islands of Fiji with wind speeds up to 185mph, the strongest storm recorded in the Southern Hemisphere. Mammoth Medical Missions (MMM) was encouraged to deploy a medical team by our partner, Direct Relief International (DRI), which had contacts within Fiji reporting that there was a great need. MMM assembled a seven person team including Sierra Bourne MD: emergency/ read more
In the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan, NBC's Nancy Snyderman visits MMM's improvised field hospital.
Cyclone Winston, the largest storm to ever occur in the Southern Hemisphere, made landfall in Fiji on Saturday, February 20th. Direct Relief International reached to Mammoth Medical Mission for our support services and aided in our deployment. A small, nimble medical team consisting of doctors, nurses, medics and support staff headed to Fiji and then integrated into the local Emergency Operations Command to work under regional medical directors. As a/ read more
Four licensed medical professionals from the southern Mexican state of Chiapas—two early-career MDs and two professional midwives—will arrive at LAX this coming Saturday, the 16th of January, for a week’s medical training and international professional exchange in the Eastern Sierra. As the final piece of the successful 2015-16 Chiapas Austere Medicine Vocational Training Initiative, the project is part of a multi-pronged collaboration between Mammoth Medical Missions, Inc., and the/ read more