Children in Distress

Children in Distress is a charity dedicated to helping suffering children in the Balkans and Eastern Europe.

The agency has an ongoing need to share best practice with local medical, nursing, therapy, and care staff and welcomes contact with volunteers who wish to share their experience and expertise.

International Children’s Heart Foundation

International Children’s Heart Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide free cardiac surgery to kids in developing countries while providing education to local teams.

Medical mission trips are made up of volunteer medical professionals with experience working with pediatric cardiac surgical patients, including pediatric cardiac surgeons, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, OR nurses, pediatric cardiologists, ICU nurses, intensivists, and respiratory therapists. Urgently needed are pediatric surgeons, pediatric cardiac anesthesiologists, OR nurses, and RNFAs with cardiac experience.

Baptist Medical Dental Fellowship

Baptist Medical Dental Fellowship is a nonprofit network for U.S. and international Christian healthcare missions. It works primarily but not exclusively with the worldwide Baptist community. Areas of ministry include U.S. and international healthcare projects, disaster relief, and support ministries for career healthcare missionaries, student/resident scholarships for healthcare projects, and networking.

Agape Unlimited

Agape Unlimited is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote health and meet the needs of the medically underserved in the former Soviet Union. This includes working in far remote villages and in large inner cities. 

Doctors, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners may volunteer.

Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without Borders is an international medical humanitarian organization working in nearly 70 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe. 

A wide variety of volunteers are needed: physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, specialists in infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, and TB, surgeons, nurse midwives, certified midwives, licensed mental health specialists, anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, pharmacists, obstetricians/gynecologists, epidemiologists, operating room nurses, and laboratory technicians.