August 18, 2008
Providing Texts to Teach Anatomy and Medicine in Taliban-torn Countries
The American Medical Association published an Aug. 25 article in its online version of American Medical News on Operation Medical Libraries, a partnership between medical schools at UCLA, UCSD and UCI, hospitals, physicians and the U.S. military, to collect and distribute medical textbooks and journals to support the medical community in Afghanistan and Iraq. Valerie Walker, director of the UCLA Medical Alumni Association, which launched the project, was quoted.
“Tons of Donated Medical Texts Sent to War Zones in Afghanistan and Iraq”
To read the article, copy and paste the following URL into any Web browser.