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Logistics is at the heart of MSF’s lifesaving work, ensuring our medical teams can respond quickly and effectively to any emergency. But, while MSF strives for gender equality, logistics is a male-dominated field.

Beatrice Lau, Head of Mission for Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Malaysia

Is it possible to personalize medical care when you have thousands of patients but limited resources?

Women who are forced from their homes are particularly vulnerable.

When I was young, I've always asked my mom for medical toy sets. I had kidney basins and forceps of various colors and sizes, and a couple of stethoscopes.

Inaccessibility to treatment and drug resistant bacteria are not the only factors that make tuberculosis challenging to address.

February, the month of love and beating hearts, always makes me contemplate the pacemaker in my chest. I had it in 2013, two months before Supertyphoon “Yolanda”— the tragedy that made me decide to return to humanitarian work for good.

Dr. Jennifer Tong
Orthopaedic surgeon
Hong Kong
 
Dr. Jennifer Tong
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hong Kong
 
 
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