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Migrant Clinicians Network wins Premier Cares Award and $100,000 for its Health Network

MCNCHARLOTTE, N.C. & AUSTIN, TEXAS (Jan. 28, 2016) — Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN), a nonprofit dedicated to improving health for the poor, has received the 24th annual Monroe E. Trout Premier Cares Award, which includes a $100,000 cash prize, for providing comprehensive case management, medical records transfer and follow-up services through its Health Network. 

MCN's Ed Zuroweste in Sacramento Bee: What if we give TB the same worldwide attention that we gave Ebola?

Ed in AfricaToday, MCN’s Ed Zuroweste, MD published an opinion piece in the Sacramento Bee, calling on health authorities to give tuberculosis and its scary mutations, MDR- and XDR- TB, the same worldwide attention and funding that they gave Ebola.  Here’s an excerpt:

MCN Receives Susan Harwood Training Grant

This month, Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN) was awarded a Susan Harwood Training Grant for capacity building from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). MCN’s project, Worker Safety and Health in Community Health Centers: A sustainable and integrative approach to immigrant safety and health, will target immigrant workers in hazardous industries, in both rural and urban areas.

MCN applauds Supreme Court pivotal decision on Affordable Care Act

Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN) applauds the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold a key provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which affirms the federal government’s ability to distribute subsidies to individuals. This ruling assures roughly 6 million lower-income people in the US will maintain access to more affordable health care through the federal health insurance marketplace.

National Farm Medicine Center, Migrant Clinicians Network receive research collaboration award from National Safety Council

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May 19, 2015  

National Farm Medicine Center, Migrant Clinicians Network receive research collaboration award from National Safety Council 

UMASH Annual Forum - Growing Agricultural Education: Embracing Health and Safety

Register now for the UMASH Annual Forum on Growing Agricultural Education: Embracing Health and Safety on May 28 at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.

Migrant Clinicians Network Welcomes Three New Members to Board of Directors

April 20, 2015 -- Austin, TX -- Migrant Clinicians Network announced today the election of Evelyn Clingerman, PhD, CNE, RN, DSNAP; Gayle Thomas, MD; and Vicki Thuesen, APRN, as new members to our Board of Directors. The appointments expand the Board to nine members. 

The NNOHA Annual Conference

The NNOHA Annual Conference is seeking safety-net oral health promising practices that are innonative, successful, and replicable for sharing at the conference. The dealine for submission is 5pm MDT on Friday 17, 2015. Submit your abstract today! Applicants can submit abstracts under the following categories:

Celebrating our 30th Anniversary: 30 Clinicians Making a Difference

Happy 30th Anniversary, Migrant Clinicians Network!

Today, after many months of preparation and just in time to coincide with Farmworker Awareness Week, we launched 30 Clinicians Making a Difference, in which we profile the work of 30 clinicians who have dedicated their lives to migrant health, from diverse professions, and from around the country and even abroad.