Peruvian American Medical Society
Soutern CA Chapter
Tax I.D. #95-4030802
Ther Peruvian American Medical Society (Pams) is a voluntary Humanitarian , philanthropic non-profit organization PAMS was founded in Atlanta, Georgia on September 1973 by a group of physicians who graduated from the Juan Warner class of San Fernando Medical School of Lima, Peru. PAMS has the following goals:
- To conduct medical missions & provide free medical resource/health care to the disadvantaged population in Peru
- To improve medical education & promote cultural scientific relationships between Peruvian & Peruvian American physicians
PAMS has expanded throughout North American into 14 chapters in various states with over 400 medical professional members, including physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and volunteers. PAMS So. California was founded in June 1984 by Dr. Enrique Change, Dr. Pscar Zambrano, Dr. Celso Rodriquez, Dr. Julio Escobar, Dr. Ralph Kuon, Dr. Guillermo Young & Dr. Jorge Flores. Fueled by a passion to help the less fortunate, PAMS members travel to Peru at their own expense to treat those in need of medical care. To date, there have been 42 Annual PAMS conventions in various cities, mainly in Peru, with over 250 medical missions, 300,000 free medical consultations & 30,000 free surgical procedures. With your support and generous donations, the Peruvian American Medical Society's Southern California Chapter will continue to provide necessary humanitarian aid to many in need in Peru. We appreciate and send our heartfelt thanks for you continued support.