International Leprosy Association -
History of Leprosy

International Leprosy Association -
History of Leprosy

Database

American Leprosy Mission

Location

Category Leprosy Organisation
Country USA
Address 1 ALM Way,Greenville, SC 29601 USA
Telephone 1.800.543.3135 or 864.271.7040
Fax + 864.271.7062
Email amlep@leprosy.org
URL http://www.leprosy.org/

Notes

The American Leprosy Mission (ALM), founded in 1906, is a nonprofit, Christian medical mission supporting more than 100 programs in approximately 20 countries. ALM provides anti-leprosy drugs, surgical intervention for disabilities, training of health workers, research, public information programs, and physical and vocational rehabilitation assistance. The Mission collaborates with member agencies of the International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations (ILEP) and Christian medical missions.

Online Resources: Q & A About Leprosy http://www.leprosy.org/american-leprosy-missions-frequently-asked-questions/

Print Resources: ALM publishes and distributes an annual report, informative pamphlets on leprosy and its treatment, and training materials for health professionals. Serial publication: Word & Deed (newsletter), quarterly--news on ALM activities.

ALM inventory of books

Entry made November 4, 2005

Contact

Name Dr Paul Saunderson
Organization American Leprosy Mission
Address 1 ALM Way, Greenville, SC 29601, USA
Telephone 1.800.543.3135 or + 864.271.7040
Fax + 864.271.7062
Email amlep@leprosy.org

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