YOUR IMPACT IN 2019

YOU raised $1 million to provide high quality healthcare in remote Karen areas

11,979 patients

received high-quality healthcare in their own language and culture

A group of Physician Assistant students smiling at the camera.

31 local students

empowered to save lives through medical and engineering education

23 local medical staff

supported to increase the number of qualified practitioners in Karen State

TRAINING PROGRAMS IMPACT

YOU Trained Health and Engineering students

In 2019, you supported the education and living expenses of 31 Physician Assistant and Engineering Technology students in Thailand and Myanmar.

A Year 2 PA student taking a patient's medical history.

A Physician Assistant student taking a patient’s medical history at the T-RAD Clinic

Students Clinic Hours
at the T-RAD Clinic*

9 hours including patient history and physical exams, presenting patient cases, lab tests and disease knowledge

*Average clinic hours per week per student

Physician Assistant students taking care of a patient at the Rain Tree Clinic.

A Physician Assistant student taking care of two patients at the Rain Tree Clinic

Students Clinic Hours
at the Rain Tree Clinic*

60 hours per week in inpatient department care
45 hours per week for outpatient department care

*Average clinic hours per week per student

STUDENT TESTIMONY

Interview with Sai Sai Poe

Sai Sai Poe joined Earth Mission Asia in 2016 and is about to graduate from the Physician Assistant Training Program. Learn about his routine at the Rain Tree Clinic in this video and read more about his journey in the blog story below.

TRAINING CLINICS IMPACT

YOU Provided
Life-Saving Care

In 2019, you supported two clinics located in Karen state, Myanmar.

The T-RAD Clinic

A small clinic located in a rural town of Karen State, Myanmar, seeing more than 700 patients a month.

9,947

Total Patients Visits

9,032

Total Lab Tests Performed

Top Diseases

  • Antenatal Care (6.9%)
  • Pneumonia (3.7%)
  • Anemia (1.8%)
  • Dengue (1.1%)
  • Watery Diarrhea with Admission (0.3%)

The Rain Tree Clinic

A small clinic located in the jungles of Karen State, Myanmar, seeing more than 200 patients a month.

2,032

Total Patients Visits

1,363

Total Lab Tests Performed

Top Diseases

  • Measles (9.3%)
  • Pneumonia (7.7%)
  • Antenatal Care (6.6%)
  • Anemia (3.1%)
  • Watery Diarrhea with Admission (0.6%)

CLINIC HIGHLIGHT

Saving Lives One Lab Test at a Time

Learn more about the impact of the T-RAD laboratory on patients’ diagnosis and its importance in the Physician Assistant Training Program.

THANK YOU

YOU Made All This Possible

Thank you for supporting the Karen in their mission for better health!