NCUSLR collaborates with New York’s SUNY Upstate Medical University to fight COVID-19 in Libya


The COVID-19 situation in Libya is out of control. The country lacks everything, medication, disposable and medical consumer goods, intensive care units, vaccines, and even medical staff specifically trained to deal with this pandemic.

SUNY Upstate Medical University's Bridging Cultures to Defeat COVID-19 is a virtual health sciences education program that brings together American, Middle Eastern, and North African clinical and scientific trainees for collaborative scientific and medical education and for unique professional development and cultural exchange opportunities.


Participants take part in seminars and workshops to learn the most current research and best-practices in COVID-19 medicine. They also engage with their internati