Events featuring MSF staff take place regularly across the United States and even online. Check our events listing to find an event near you.

August 02, 2008 to August 07, 2008

On August 3, 2008, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) invites you to attend a Satellite meeting on the impact of the health care worker shortage on access to HIV/AIDS treatment and lessons learned from clinicians and advocates working on the ground to overcome this gap. Mexico City 2008.

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December 29, 2007

In 2005, five world-renowned photographers from the VII Photo Agency—Ron Haviv, Gary Knight, Antonin Kratochvil, Joachim Ladefoged, and James Nachtwey—traveled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).

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November 07, 2007

This symposium aims to discuss how to improve current practices with the tools that exist today and to explore the implementation of emerging technologies and applications. Participants will also be invited to analyse the roadblocks holding up the development and implementation of improved TB/MDR-TB testing and contribute to developing strategies for challenging stakeholders to overcome these obstacles and put an end to the global neglect of these issues.

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September 13, 2007

Doctors Without Borders aid workers join 4th Street Forum/Milwaukee Public Television for a discussion taped before a live audience.

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January 11, 2007 to January 12, 2007

On January 11, 2007, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières, supported by Weill Cornell Medical College, convened a symposium entitled "No Time to Wait" in New York aimed at stimulating efforts to accelerate the development of effective new treatments for tuberculosis (TB).

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October 07, 2006

Following the assassination of five of its aid workers in June 2004, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) closed all of its medical programs in Afghanistan. MSF has assembled a selection of documentary photographs spanning 20 years of its 24-year history in Afghanistan that bear witness to the ongoing suffering of the Afghan people.

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April 29, 2004 to April 30, 2004

The World Health Organization has recommended artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) to replace the failing drugs in order to reduce mortality and delay further development of resistance. Yet, progress has been slow in getting these new medicines to patients.

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May 01, 2003

MSF's Expo was an interactive exhibit that personalized the experience of living in a developing country with an infectious disease. Between March 2002 and May 2003, MSF took an interactive travelling exhibit to over 30 cities in 20 states across the U.S. to help raise awareness about the access crisis.

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January 01, 1999

In 1993, this exhibit of drawings by Bosnian and Croatian children caught in conflict appeared at the Pompidou Center in Paris. In 1998 and 1999, it appeared in New York, Boston, and Los Angeles, bearing witness to the traumatic impact of war on children. Journalist John Hockenberry and actress Kathleen Chalfant joined MSF at its New York opening in Soho's Puffin Room.

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This program features several MSF aid workers, including Executive Director Nicolas de Torrenté, in a panel discussion moderated by Ira Glass, host and producer of the public radio program This American Life also includes a welcome address by Craig Davis, Director of Adult Services of the Chicago Public Library.

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