Monthly Archives: March 2015

RAD-AID Nicaragua Update!

RAD-AID Nicaragua Update

The University of Wisconsin (UW) Chapter's RAD-AID UW team traveled to Nicaragua during February 2015, in follow-up to ongoing work initiated in 2014. The team had a successful worktrip in Managua and surrounding rural areas! Accomplishments from this phase of the project include donation of an ultrasound probe, implementation of optimized methods for ultrasound equipment, set-up of PACS, and more than eighty ultrasoun

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Official UN and WHO Affiliation

logoIn recognition of RAD-AID's three year track record of collaborative work with the World Health Organization (the health agency of the United Nations), UN member states voted in January to approve RAD-AID as a UN-affiliated non-profit organization in official relations with the WHO. This achievement was made possible by all the contributions and efforts you have made as volunteers, donors, chapters, and partners in RAD-AID. This milestone sets ne

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RAD-AID Cape Verde!

RAD-AID Cape Verde!

The Cape Verde team returned recently from a successful trip to Africa. The team saw over 150 patients and performed over 170 ultrasounds. The group was led by Dr. Robin Sobolewski and included RAD-AID ASRT Foundation Technologist Fellow, Eva Tutone. Additionally, the team visited remote health centers and schools to expand outreach and donate medical supplies. Dr. Sobolewski discussed future goals with local leaders. RAD-AID

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