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Catholic Medical Mission Board

Catholic Medical Mission Board

Mission Statement

Catholic Medical Mission Board is a charitable, non-profit organization which makes health care available in developing and transitional countries

Medical assistance is distributed without regard to race, sex, or nationality

Nature of Work

Physicians, Nurses, Dentists and all Allied Health professions.


Time Frame

Short term; two weeks minimum

Long term I to 2 years




Documentation of Appropriate Education and Professional Licenses, CV, Completed CMMB Application form, Physical Exam, Personal Statement and 3 Letters of Recommendation. Facilities may require additional information for obtaining professional licenses in country of volunteering.

Other Details

Room/Board, Stipend, Airfare long-term only

Emergency Medical Evacuation Insurance. Full health insurance coverage for long term volunteers and their family members. Life insurance for all short and long term volunteers plus malpractice for physicians, NPs, and PAs.

Contact Info

Rosemary DeCostanzo, PA, MPH
Catholic Medical Mission Board
10 West 17th St.
New York, NY
USA  10011-5765
PH:(212) 242-7757; (800) 678-5659
FAX:(212) 242-0930

Last updated: 2005-07-01

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