GlobeMed at Amherst College

GlobeMed is a nationwide, registered non-profit run by students at 46 colleges and universities in the United States. We aim to strengthen the movement for global health equity by empowering students and communities to work together to improve the health of people living in poverty around the world. Each school's chapter partners with a grassroots organization already working to improve the health of its community abroad. GlobeMed at Amherst partners with Pastoral de la Salud in Cuscatlan, El Salvador to improve access to high quality health education and care for 47 communities, and to advocate for their human right to health. Pastoral de la Salud began their work in the early 1990s, delive...