About Joseph Reginald FILS-AIME
Generalist physician trained in the Medical school of the State University of Haiti, working currently in rural Haiti as Medical director of the Mental Health Team Of Zanmi Lasante(ZL).
Worked first in 2009 in the outpatient clinic and in the ER of Hopital Bon Sauveur, Cange, a ZL hospital in Central Haiti; than in charge of the MDR TB program which is a national reference since july 2010 to April 2012 ; in the meantime, worked in taking care daily of HIV and TB patients and also as volunteer doctor for the mental health team of ZL .
Role(s) / Profession(s)
Zanmi Lasante - Partners In Health
Website: http://www.pih.org/where/Haiti/Haiti.html Type: Non-Governmental Organization Country: Haiti About: Zanmi Lasante (“Partners In Health” in Haitian Kreyol) is PIH’s flagship project – the oldest, largest, most ambitious, and most replicated. The small community clinic that first started treating patients in the village of Cange in 1985, has grown into the Zanmi Lasante (ZL) Sociomedical Complex, featuring a 104-bed, full-service hospital with two operating rooms, adult and pediatric inpatient wards, an infectious disease center (the Thomas J. White Center), an outpatient clinic, a women’s health clinic (Proje Sante Fanm), ophthalmology and general medicine clinics, a laboratory, a pharmaceutical warehouse, a Red Cross blood bank, radiographic services, and a dozen schools. ZL has also expanded its operations to eight other sites across Haiti’s Central Plateau and beyond. Today, ZL ranks as one of the largest nongovernmental health care providers in Haiti – and the only provider of comprehensive primary care, regardless of ability to pay, for more than half a million impoverished people living in the mountainous Central Plateau.
- Haitian Creole
- None at this time.