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Clinician-to-Clinician: A Forum for Health Justice

Migrant Clinicians Network's Blog

MCN Tammy Blackman
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 30, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] As we close out our Anniversary month by highlighting our last clinician from 30... Read More
Five on Friday | May 29, 2015
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 29, 2015
As we approach the end of May, we know that many health centers’ migrant programs are kicking into full gear. Perhaps you need a moment’s rest after a busy week? Or maybe you would like to catch up on the goings-on in the world of health justice for mobile populations? Check out the top five suggested readings from our staff at MCN. 1. Amy, Director of Environmental and Occupational Health,... Read More
MCN Rebecca Bixby
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 29, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] An exciting aspect of our 30 Clinicians Making a Difference project was watching the... Read More
MCN Marsha Griffin
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 28, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] One month ago, the New Yorker aimed its bright light on kidnappings of immigrant... Read More
MCN Salvador Sandoval
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 27, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] Earlier this month, Dr. Ed Zuroweste, MCN’s Medical Director, gave a talk about Health... Read More
MCN Barb Boehler
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 26, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] This month, Barb Boehler, CNM, will make her big screen debut, as one of the midwives... Read More
MCN Wilson Augustave
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 25, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] Agricultural workers in the Finger Lakes region are lucky. They have Wilson Augustave on... Read More
MCN Kathy Brieger
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 24, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] In the last few weeks, onion sets have begun to be plugged into the black dirt of Orange... Read More
MCN Matt Keifer
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 23, 2015
[Editor’s Note: Happy Birthday, Migrant Clinicians Network! To celebrate our 30th anniversary this month, we are highlighting one clinician each day who has been honored in 30 Clinicians Making a Difference​​​, in which we profile the work of 30 diverse migrant clinicians from across the country and abroad.] Earlier this year, the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) marked its tenth anniversary... Read More
Five on Friday | May 22, 2015
By: Claire Hutkins Seda, May. 22, 2015
The Friday before Memorial Day weekend! Perhaps you’re already headed to the campsite, or to your mother-in-law’s house, or perhaps you envision a quiet weekend at home. No matter what your fancy, MCN has a few great suggestions on what to read this weekend.1. Karen, MCN’s CEO, passed along a short editorial in the newest issue of the Lancet: “There are so many research questions contained in... Read More