“The mission of the MDVIP Foundation is to raise public awareness of health, wellness and the value of prevention through charitable initiatives that will assist those most in need.”
The MDVIP Foundation is bringing people together to make better lifestyle choices. Our focus on prevention and education is inspiring communities globally – big and small – to think healthy, live healthy and be healthy.
The MDVIP Foundation's commitment to healthy living begins with three objectives.
Support MDVIP-affiliated Physicians Who Give Medical Care and Treatment to People in Need All Over the Globe.
MDVIP affiliates are dedicated and caring professionals with a passion for giving and are ready to help those most in need
MDVIP affiliates are dedicated and caring professionals with a passion for giving and are ready to help those most in need. Learn more about our international Doctors in Response program that provides medical care, supplies and resources to individuals and communities around the world.Learn More
Help Cure Childhood Obesity
Approximately 17% of children in the United States are obese.*
The New York Times reported that for the first time in America, children may have a shorter life expectancy than their parents. This does not have to be the case. Obesity is preventable, and it starts with educating our youth on the importance of adopting healthy eating and exercise habits sooner rather than later. This program goes beyond education; it provides school cafeterias in underserved areas with healthy lunch options. Read more about the Salad Bars to Schools program and how you can help contribute to a healthy lunch menu at a school in your local area.Read More
Increase the Number of Future Primary Care Physicians in our Country
Only 2% of medical students recently polled indicated an interest in practicing primary care.**
Our primary care mentorship program is re-energizing a much-needed medical profession. Find out how you can help the medical students of today become the most passionate primary care doctors of tomorrow.Read More
Doctors in Response
Robert C. Dimski; MDVIP affiliated physician from Oklahoma providing mission work in the Nyakach Plateau, Western Kenya
Cheri H. LeBlanc; MDVIP affiliated physician from Louisiana providing mission work in the Cangrejal River Valley, in northern Honduras