UOSSM USA was founded in 2015 by Syrian-American doctors and is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable, independent organization, supporting the mission and work of UOSSM, a reputable, non-governmental organization (NGO) known for its extensive medical humanitarian work, that has been on the ground, in Syria and in neighboring countries, providing medical care to those in need.
In 2012, eight doctors from around the world met in France, sharing their knowledge and expertise to create an organization of excellence, providing the best quality medical care and relief, utilizing the most advanced technology, with cost efficiency in mind. UOSSM (Union des Organisations de Secours etSoins Médicaux), Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations, was founded in response to the humanitarian crisis in Syria and is one of the largest medical relief providers in Syria, providing vital medical and mental health care services to those affected by the crisis. UOSSM has member organizations all over the world that gather and coordinate resources to provide free, impartial, humanitarian, medical relief to all, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion or political affiliation. UOSSM strives to increase its impact, to improve the health care and well-being of affected communities, and to empower people to build resilient, sustainable communities and health care systems. Recently, UOSSM started projects in Bangladesh in response to the Rohingya crisis.
UOSSM USA is governed by a U.S. Board of Directors, who work with a network of physicians, health-care professionals and other professionals to fulfill the mission of the Organization: delivering quality medical care and relief to the people in need..
UOSSM USA, INCORPORATED IN THE STATE OF TEXAS, IS A FEDERALLY TAX-EXEMPT NON-PROFIT 501(C)(3) CHARITABLE HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATION. TAX ID 47-3403988
UOSSM consists of 10 independent organizations in eight different countries: the United States, Canada, Britain, France, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Turkey. Member Organizations, provide independent and impartial medical relief and healthcare to victims of the ongoing crisis in Syria. UOSSM is dedicated to building sustainable health-related services and reducing human suffering, and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission.