Our Mission

Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations-USA (UOSSM USA) is an independent, nonprofit, non-government, medical, humanitarian organization, founded to support the health-related needs and well-being of people and communities affected by crises, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion or political affiliation. UOSSM USA is dedicated to building sustainable health-related services and reducing human suffering, and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission.

News & Updates

Latest Updates

SAF/UOSSM USA Host Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Conflict Presentation

October 23, 2017

The Syrian American Foundation in collaboration with UOSSM USA, ICGC, and Xavier University Foreign Policy Leadership Council, held a presentation on Saturday October 21, by Dr. Hossam Alnahhas, "Chemical Weapon...

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UOSSM Doctors in Danger Campaign Goes Viral on Change.org

October 20, 2017

"To Kill a Healthcare Worker is to Kill Humanity" Dr. Monzer Yazji, President of UOSSM USA, along with board doctors from all member organizations of UOSSM created a petition to...

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Press Releases

Two Infants Die this Week in Besieged Al Ghouta from Lack of...

November 11, 2017

The medical situation in Ghouta is deteriorating rapidly, as two more infants died this week from lack of medication and malnutrition. Maram, a one year old, died from lack of medication for renal failure. Another baby, Mutasam, also one, died from lack of medication and malnutrition. A total of five infants have...

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Doctors Around The World Unite, Raise 150K+ Signatures To Stop Hospital Bombings...

October 26, 2017

Doctors from around the world, organized by the aid agency UOSSM (Union Of Medical Care And Relief Organizations), under the campaign and hashtag #DoctorsInDanger, have united in protest against the targeting of medical facilities and staff in Syria. The petition already has 150,000 signatures and is growing by the day....

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Situation Dire as Two Infants Die in Besieged Eastern Ghouta, Syria

October 25, 2017

Two malnourished infants died last weekend in eastern Ghouta. On Sunday, 34 day old Sahar died, and Obeida, less than one month old, died on Saturday. The area of Al Ghouta has been under siege for over five years, leaving hundreds of thousands with little access to food, medications, and...

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Stories from the Field

One Story of a Malnourished Child

September 24, 2017

"Hanan" has already been through so much at the tender age of 2...she has felt the pains of war since she was born. She knows what it feels like to travel for a whole month just to find a safe shelter to live...the struggle is real, and her pain is...

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Catastrophic Medical Situation of Children in Besieged Area of Al Ghouta, Damascus

October 30, 2017

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    Don't miss out on this month's newsletter! Don't miss out on our activities and projects for October! Please scroll down to read the full newsletter!

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September 2017

Don't miss out on our activities and projects for the month of September, there is a lot of exciting news including the sponsoring of the SOS student event in Chicago. Please scroll below to read the full newsletter!

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Don't miss out on our  August 2017 newsletter to see all of our work and accomplishments! 

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