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

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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Every two months we hold an info session in our office in New York City as well as a live recruitment webinar. These events are generally posted two months prior to the event date.

We also regularly hold recruitment info sessions in cities across the U.S.
Please revisit this website for information on upcoming recruitment events in Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Portland, and Seattle.

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A concert benefitting the work of Doctors Without Borders for the Syrian Emergency
Shostakovich for the Children of Syria
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony no. 7 “Leningrad”
Monday, January 13, 2013 at 8:00pm

Location:
Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall
881 7th Avenue (at 57th Street), New York, NY 10019
Concert organized by: Music for Life International
Benefitting the work of Doctors Without Borders for the Syrian Emergency

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By MSF Field Coordinator Kerri Kelly

There’s a mental toughness to training for an IRONMAN triathlon that has truly helped me as a Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) field coordinator on missions in Chad, Ethiopia, Libya, South Sudan, Uganda, and Georgia.

I would know. I worked hard to complete 15 marathons, two 50K trail races, two 50 mile races, two half IRONMAN distance races and a full IRONMAN over five years. I cannot believe that it was 10 years ago that I did IRONMAN USA in gorgeous Lake Placid, NY.

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