"Focusing on HIV / AIDS and other infectious diseases affecting Africa, addressing urgent local needs with manpower while working long-term for the creation of self-sustaining and self-directed public heath systems continent-wide. We envision a future for Africa, free from the burden of preventable and treatable diseases and conditions, in which its people can prosper. We see a potential for Africa in which it produces and invests the economic wealth, intellectual capital and human resources required to provide medical care to all its people. US Doctors for Africa is a humanitarian organization committed to increasing access to medical care for diseases and conditions affecting the people of Africa. By mobilizing and distributing medical manpower, supplies, and equipment to medical institutions throughout the continent of Africa, we are able to provide medical and preventative healthcare and capacity-building to regions of Africa without available medical services. US Doctors for Africa believes that healthcare is a basic human right, and recognizes that a healthy population is essential for growth, development, and prosperity in every society. Who We Are"