NCUSLR MEDICAL MISSION
Hospitals, clinics, and most health services in Libya fell behind during 42 years of dictatorship under Colonel Ghaddafi. The health system in Libya has deteriorated further in the 8 years of civil war that followed the fall of his regime. Nearly 7 million citizens of a wealthy country fail to receive the most basic health care services.
Today there is a dire need for assistance in every area of health care in Libya.
Objectives & Intentions
The National Council on U.S.-Libya Relations invites all physicians, midlevel providers, nurses, medical technicians, physiotherapists, occupational, respiratory, and behavioral therapists, psychologists, pharmacists, biomedical engineers/technologists, hospital managers and administrators, inventory managers, health educators, and other health care professionals to join us in helping rebuild Libyan health services.
Our intention is to build a knowledge transfer bridge in the area of health care between the US and Libya. If you are interested in participating in our mission and/or have prior experience in aiding post-conflict countries through health care field work, philanthropic missions, or volunteerism, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Open Call for Medical Professionals to Join NCUSLR for Future Missions to Libya
Reflections from Past Missions to Libya
Coming Soon: Written reflections from Dr. Shennib's past medical visits to Benghazi, Tripoli, Albeida and Derna.
INTERESTED IN JOINING our MEDICAL EFFORTS IN LIBYA?
Email if you would like to learn more about our missions or are a health care professional interested in participating in NCUSLR's upcoming missions.
Donations are a key part of making our missions a success. Click here to contribute with the assurance your gift will make a positive impact on Libyans today and in the future.