Information to transfer funds directly to JAHJAH Foundation from your bank:
Bank Account Holder Name - JAHJAH FOUNDATION
Bank Account Number - 997375738
Routing Number: 021000021
Bank City - The City where your bank is located.
Bank Full Name - JP MORGAN CHASE BANK
To donate via mail by check or money order:
Please send checks or money order to our address:
394 East 45th Street, Brooklyn New York 11203 USA
(Please mention in the check for which cause you donate).
Empowering Jamaica’s Health Professionals
We support healthcare professionals in Jamaica’s Public Hospitals, with lectures and hands-on workshops in evidence-based medicine topics. We sponsor conferences, on the latest in pediatric oncology and critical care ultrasound. Despite the challenges in the public hospitals, the conferences are very effective and impactful and help to improve care in these areas.
Trauma Conference and Round Table Discussion at the Montego Bay Convention Centre – Jan 20-21, 2017
Additionally, the team will be executing the first ever Trauma Conference, which is geared towards addressing the management of trauma care in Jamaica. In recent times there has been and increase in road accidents with multiple fatalities. In these situations effective EMS response can help to save lives.
Our partner for this project is the Jamaica Association of Emergency Medical Technicians JAEMET’S, which main mandate is to promote the improvement and education of EMS service in Jamaica.
On day one (1), we plan to accommodate approximately 100 attendees at this conference, who will range from medical personnel from the surrounding public hospitals, to emergency EMT’s from the Fire Department. The morning segment will include lectures by local and US based physicians, while the afternoon will be a hands on workshop.
On day two (2), the round table discussion will be a focus group to discuss trauma response to identifying basic equipment needs.