International Medical Corps, Ukraine

In this episode of EMplify: Conversation – Sam Ashoo, MD, and TR Eckler, MD, speak with John Roberts, MD, MPH, about his work with the International Medical Corps and his efforts in Ukraine.

Topics include:

  • What is the International Medical Corps (IMC) and what does it do?
  • What has IMC been doing in the U.S.?
  • What is involved in disaster response?
  • What has IMC been doing in Ukraine?
  • What are the conditions like in Ukraine now?
  • How does bombing of civilian areas affect Ukraine and the IMC projects?
  • How can we support IMC efforts?
  • How can we volunteer with the IMC?
  • How does IMC balance long-term efforts and short-term relief to prevent harm to communities?
  • How has the war in Ukraine effected surrounding areas?
  • What has been most frustrating and most rewarding for you in your work with IMC?
  • How did you start your career in disaster medicine and how would someone interested in it follow your footsteps?

Links
IMC Website
IMC Jobs

Roster Positions
Roster position – MD
Roster position – Nurse 
Roster position – Nurse Practitioner 
Roster position – Midwife 

Disaster Medicine
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