New Beginnings!

We are excited about our new website and hope you will be too!

Learn more about our new member platform, MyHVO, keep up to date on the latest program developments, and read the stories that inspire us to continue transforming lives through education.

HVO envisions a world where all people have access to high quality health care delivered by local health professionals.

WHO-WE-ARE

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Our Work

HVO is dedicated to improving the availability and quality of health care in resource-scarce countries through the training, mentorship, and education of local health professionals. Highly skilled health professionals serve as volunteers providing both in-person and virtual trainings. We also provide scholarships for on-site clinicians to participate in international continuing education opportunities. Around the world, HVO is transforming lives through education, working towards a world where all people have access to high-quality health care delivered by local health professionals.

Our Impact

Around the world, HVO is transforming lives through education

volunteer assignments since 1986

international partners since 1986

projects in 22 countries

health professionals trained annually

Stories that Inspire

Vietname countryside

Dr. Phuong Nguyen Leads

Dr. Nguyen works in the department of Dermatology at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy and serves as the on-site coordinator.

Annual Report, 2021

2021 was filled with challenges and triumphs as we built up our e-learning capability. In our annual report, we share these stories.

Nancy Kelly Retires

After 36 years of inspiring the HVO global community, Executive Director Nancy Kelly is retiring.