Press Release

2017

08/10/2017 – American Military University Partners with Medisend College to offer VEterans Accelerated Associate-to-Bachelors Degree

06/28/2017 – Medisend School Becomes Medisend College of Biomedical Engineering Technology

2016

10/02/2016 – MediSend International Receives $300,000 Matching Grant from Dahan Family Foundation

09/21/2016 – MediSend, Liberia’s Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization Partner to Help Rebuild Liberian Healthcare Infrastructure

05/20/2016 – The General Richard B. Myers Veterans Biomedical Technology Program Receives Bank of America Grant to Help Provide Veterans a Pathway to Employment

05/20/2016 – Sodexo and Medisend Partner to bring Biomedical Career Opportunities to Veterans

05/04/2016 – Dr. Jane Goodall Celebrates with MediSend Friends

03/03/2016 – News From Nigeria

02/10/2016 – The General Richard B Myers Veterans Biomedical Technology School Receives $50k From ReserveAid

02/10/2016 – The General Richard B. Myers 2016 Veterans Hope Award is Presented to Strasburger & Price, LLP 

2015

04/23/2015 – Dr. Gerald A. Heeger Joins Dallas-based MediSend International Advisory Board

04/08/2015 – MediSend International and World Olympians Association Team Up to Support Reconstruction of Liberia’s Healthcare System

03/24/2015 – VANUATU NEEDS OUR HELP!

03/11/2015 – ReserveAid Supports the General Richard B. Myers Veterans Program

02/20/2015 – MediSend Awarded Certification as Career School and College

01/28/2015 – Medisend International Celebrates 25 years of Improving Community Health Worldwide

2014

12/16/2014 – MediSend Partners with AirLink to Deliver 10 Tons of Medical Supplies to Sierra Leone

12/12/2014 – The General Richard B. Myers Veterans Biomedical Equipment Technology Program™ at MediSend is recipient of the 21st Century Solutions Grant from NBC 5 and Telemundo, in partnership with the NBC Foundation

11/04/2014 – MediSend International Partners with World Olympians Association in #TargetEbola Campaign

09/24/2014 – MediSend International Ships Medical Supplies to Ebola Stricken West Africa

07/25/2014 – Spring 2014 Graduates of General Richard B. Myers Veterans Program™ Have Recently Found Careers in Healthcare

07/17/2014 – Veterans Find Careers in Healthcare After Training in General Richard B. Myers Veterans Biomedical Equipment Technology Program™

05/07/2014 – MediSend ships desperately needed medical supplies to Philippines

05/06/2014 – MediSend International Ships Medical Supplies to Philippines as Part of Recovery Effort
01/08/2014 – MediSend and Mercy Ships Partner for the Africa Mercy

2013

10/14/2013 – Medical Device Depot, Inc. Donates EKG Machines to MediSend International

08/16/2013 – General Richard B. Myers Visits Veterans at MediSend International in Dallas

04/22/2013 – Full Scholarships for Returning US Vets in General Richard B. Myers Veterans Biomedical Equipment Technology Program at MediSend International

02/25/2013 – The New General Richard B. Myers Veterans Training Program at Dallas-based MediSend International Offers Opportunity and Jobs Security to Returning US Veterans

01/15/2013 – MediSend’s Biomedical Equipment Technology Program™ Provides Opportunity for Women throughout the Developing World

2012

12/20/2012 – MediSend Graduates Are Returning to Nigeria, Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan

12/20/2012 – Happy Holidays!

12/20/2012 – MediSend Ships Containers of Hope to Papua New Guinea Filled with Life-Saving Biomedical Equipment

12/04/2012 – MediSend International is Building Technical Capacity for Healthcare in Papua New Guinea

11/26/2012 – MediSend International Trains Nigeria Technicians to Build National Healthcare Capacity

06/15/2012 – The Spring 2012 MediSend Biomedical Repair Training Program™ Sends Graduating Biomedical Technicians to Hospitals Around the World

06/13/2012 – MediSend Trainees Tour Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

05/30/2012 – MediSend International Receives an $11,000 Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

05/25/2012 – Meet Jason Maiasa, a MediSend biomedical technician trainee from Papua New Guinea

05/21/2012 – MediSend International Supports Healthcare Technology Management Week

05/12/2012 – Meet Jhon Romero, a technician trainee from Peru’s National Institute of Neoplastic Disease (INEN)

04/17/2012 – MediSend and International Child Care Partner to benefit Haitian Children’s Hospital

03/14/2012 – Maersk Line Supports MediSend International’s Healthcare Strengthening Programs in Papua New Guinea

03/01/2012 – MediSend Welcomes Trainees from Nigeria, Kazakhstan, Papua New Guinea, Peru and Haiti

2011

12/16/2011 – MediSend Trained Biomedical Equipment Technicians Return Home to Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea and Papua New Guinea

11/15/2011 – MediSend will soon return (BMET) Biomedical Repair Technicians and Laboratories to Papua New Guinea, Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea

07/12/2011 – MediSend International Transforms Healthcare in Nigeria, Togo, Papua New Guinea and Haiti

05/24/2011 – MediSend International Names Dr. Costel Rizescu Vice-President of Biomedical Technologies

05/17/2011 – MediSend Receives Four Star Ranking from Charity Navigator for Fourth Consecutive Year

02/09/2011 – MediSend International Welcomes Mary Logan to Its Advisory Board of Directors

2010

10/13/2010 – MediSend CEO Visits Ghana on a Mission for Women’s Health

09/22/2010 – MediSend Biomedical Trainees from Six Developing Country Hospitals Visit Baylor Health Care System

09/14/2010 – MediSend International Plans a Significant Role in the Reconstruction of Haiti’s Healthcare System

08/17/2010 – MediSend International Brings Together a Partnership to Deliver Life-Saving Medication to Tajikistan

08/10/2010 – Six Developing Countries To Benefit from the MediSend Biomedical Repair Training Program™

05/11/2010 – AAMI Collaborates to Promote International Education, Standards

04/13/2010 – MediSend International Joins Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD)

02/23/2010 – MediSend Biomedical Technologies School Opens Its Fourth Year with 2010 Class of Trainees from Developing Countries

01/29/2010 – A Coalition of North Texas Organizations Enables MediSend International to Answer the Urgent Plea for Medical Equipment and Supplies for Haiti

01/12/2010 – International SOS and MediSend to Partner on Humanitarian Healthcare

2009

01/12/2009 – Mercy Ships and MediSend International Partner to Deliver Hope and Healing

11/16/2009 – MediSend International Biomedical Training Team to Attend MEDICA 2009 in Duesseldorf, Germany

09/28/2009 – MediSend International Joins The Clinton Global Initiative with The Afghanistan Health and Human Resource Initiative

08/25/2009 – MediSend International Utilizes Nida System to Train Biomedical Repair Technicians for Developing Country Hospitals

07/07/2009 – MediSend International Hosts Graduation for Ten Biomedical Trainees from Africa

06/30/2009 – NFI Partners with MediSend International to Deliver Medical AId to Developing Nations

06/02/2009 – MediSend International Supplies AIMS.NET Technology To Developing Country Hospitals

05/28/2009 – Thanks to the Generosity of ExxonMobil, MediSend International is Transforming Healthcare in Chad

05/26/2009 – MediSend International Supplies Biomedical Repair Kits To African Countries Thanks To The Generosity Of ExxonMobil

03/16/2009 – Trainees from Hospitals in Africa Attend MediSend International’s Biomedical Repair Training Program

02/11/2009 – MediSend International Sending Medical Equipment and Supplies to Africa

2008

12/16/2008 – MediSend International Initiates Fund-Raising Campaign to Support Expansion of Educational Facilities

11/06/2008 – Congolese trainees in MediSend’s Biomedical Repair Training Program™ will return home as qualified technicians to work in the hospital sponsored by Dikembe Mutombo and named for his mother

08/21/2008 – MediSend International Launches the First Comprehensive Biomedical Equipment Repair Kit for Developing Country Hospitals

07/23/2008 – Dallas-based MediSend International Hosts Commencement Ceremonies for Twelve African Students Graduating from First-Mover Biomedical Repair Training Program

07/16/2008  Dallas-based Baylor Health Care System and MediSend International Work Together To Improve Health Care Systems in Developing Countries   

06/16/2008 MediSend International is Honored with the CIO 100 Award for Third Consecutive Year

05/28/2008 – Broadlane and MediSend International Collaborate to Improve Healthcare Conditions in Developing Countries

05/12/2008 – MediSend International and Tenet Healthcare Corporation Form a Global Social Responsibility Partnership to Redeploy Biomedical Equipment to Developing Countries

05/01/2008 – MediSend International is First to Offer a Comprehensive Biomedical Training Program Designed Specifically for Developing Countries

04/09/2008 – MediSend International and National Freight Industries (NFI) Partnership Benefits People in Desperate Need Worldwide

02/26/2008 – MediSend International Inspires ‘Green-Thinking’ Domestically and in Developing Countries

01/28/2008 – MediSend International Ships Emergency Aid to Bangladesh

01/10/2008 – MediSend International Sends Humanitarian Aid to Angola as part of ExxonMobil’s Africa Health Initiative

2007

10/17/2007 – African Students Return Home with Skills to Save Lives

10/16/2007 – NASA Astronaut James F. Reilly, II (PH.D.) Meets with African Students at MediSend International

10/14/2007 –  MediSend International Students Tour Baylor Plano Hospital

06/07/2007 –  MediSend International is Honored with CIO 100 Award for the Second Consecutive Year

05/29/2007 – ExxonMobil Foundation Provides Grant to MediSend International for Humanitarian Aid to Africa

05/24/2007 – Estech Systems, Inc. Donates State-of-the-Art Communications Equipment to MediSend International as Part of “Success with Significance” Program

05/14/2007 – Esso Angola Donates Medical Supplies from MediSend International

04/03/2007 – MediSend International and UBICS Inc., Cooperate to Deliver International Aid and Educational Services More Efficiently

03/15/2007 – MediSend International Announces Upgrade of its Award-Winning Warehouse Management Software

2006

11/13/2006 – ExxonMobil Foundation Enables MediSend International to Ship 35 Tons of Medical Equipment and Supplies to the Middle East

09/16/2006 – Corporate Community Unites to Fund MediSend International’s Middle East Emergency Relief Campaign / ExxonMobil Foundation Provides Leadership Gift

08/17/2006 – MediSend International Receives the CIO 100 Award for Excellence and Achievement in IT

07/26/2006 – MediSend International Prepares Shipments of Medical Supplies and Equipment for Lebanon Emergency Relief

07/24/2006 – Senator Roshan Bharucha of Pakistan Voices Appreciation to Dallas-based MediSend International for $1.5 Million in Medical Relief

03/22/2006 – Dallas-Based MediSend International Opens BioMedical Repair Lab

01/11/2006 – Dallas-Based Medisend International Sends Aid to Indonesia

2005

12/21/2005 – MediSend International, BHP Billiton, and Estech Systems,Inc. Make Possible a $1.5 Million Shipment of Desperately Needed Medical Supplies to Pakistan

12/08/2005 – Dallas-Based MediSend International and Pemex Partner in an Effort to Improve Medical Conditions in Rural Mexico

11/15/2005 – MediSend International Fulfills Shipment to Angola in Support of ExxonMobil’s Africa Health Initiative

11/02/2005 – Dallas-based MediSend International Will Ship Over $1.5 million in Surplus Medical Supplies to Earthquake Ravaged Pakistan