Chevron, Texas Children’s Hospital Announce Expansion Of Hospital’s Global Health Corps Program
"Chevron Corporation and Texas Children's Hospital [on Thursday] announced a $6 million, five-year agreement to expand the hospital's Global Health Corps program that provides life-saving pediatric health care, treatment, and training to the most medically underserved populations in Africa," a Chevron press release states. "Chevron's contribution will support the recruitment and training of about 10 additional U.S. physicians on an annual basis to expand the program's focus into Angola and Liberia. The program also has the goal of expanding into communities in Nigeria, as well as Latin America," the press release notes (12/15).This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.