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Syrian doctors in conflict

Doctors in Syria continue to work in some of the most dangerous regions of the country.

Syrian Doctors tell Pope of their experiences

30/10/2017 12:05

During the General Audience on 25th October, Pope Francis met with two doctors from the Syrian American Medical Society.

Pope Francis meets an elderly resident of earthquake-hit Amatrice

Pope Francis meets an elderly resident of earthquake-hit Amatrice

Religions unite to care for elderly

29/03/2017 16:29

An inter-faith charter promoting palliative care for the elderly across the world has been launched at the Vatican.

Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic

Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, the Holy See's permanent observer to the UN in Geneva

AB Jurkovič: access to medicines must be guaranteed

10/11/2016 15:49

Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva spoke about the right to health care during a discussion on intellectual property rights at the World Trade Organization (WTO) 

 

Pope Francis address to the European Society of Cardiology 2016.08.31

Pope Francis address to the European Society of Cardiology 2016.08.31

Pope Francis to cardiologists: work for authentic human good

31/08/2016 13:27

The 5-day World Congress of the European Society of Cardiology has been meeting in Rome since August 27th to explore the role of teamwork in researching, diagnosing and treating cardiovascular illness

Pope Francis during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, Vatican City, 31 August 2016

Pope Francis during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, Vatican City, 31 August 2016

Pope Francis: dicourse to cardiology congress

31/08/2016 12:20

Pope Francis on Wednesday addressed the World Congress of the European Society of Cardiology, which has been meeting in Rome since August 27th to explore the role of teamwork caring for patients with cardiovascular illness

 

Pope Francis in the Clementine Hall encourages compassion for the person over utilitarian considerations, 9 June.

Pope Francis in the Clementine Hall encourages compassion for the person over utilitarian considerations, 9 June.

Pope Francis: in suffering, life shines with more splendor

09/06/2016 11:09

Pope Francis says that the identity of the physician relies not only on skills but mainly on a compassionate and merciful attitude towards those who suffer in body and spirit.

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong is welcomed by Pope Francis at audience for participants of a Vatican conference on regenerative medicine 28-30 April 2016

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong is welcomed by Pope Francis at audience for participants of a Vatican conference on regenerative medicine 28-30 April 2016

Regenerative Medicine: Dr. Soon-Shiong on hopes for Cancer vaccine

10/05/2016 16:30

Vatican Radio's Tracey McClure speaks with Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, recipient of the 2016 Pontifical Key Visionary Award for "medical innovators who change the course of history and reduce suffering on a global scale." Learn more about his work to develop a vaccine against cancer...

Vatican Regenerative Medicine conference focuses on revolutionary therapies to treat cancer, autoimmune disorders and more

Vatican Regenerative Medicine conference focuses on revolutionary therapies to treat cancer, autoimmune disorders and more

Vatican Regenerative Medicine conference Day 2

29/04/2016 18:14

The body can work as its own “pharmacy” with its own tool kit to heal itself – that’s one of the revolutionary concepts to come out of a Vatican conference on regenerative medicine and its cultural impact on society.