Resources: PRESS ROOM

For press inquiries please contact:

Michelle Karshan, Vice President & Communications
Cell, Text & WhatsApp: 917-853-0433 or

Topics of interest relating to the work of Health through Walls:
  • COVID-19 in Haiti's prisons
  • Contact tracing
  • Malnutrition crisis in Haiti's prisons
  • PPE and sanitation needs in prisons in Haiti, Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Malawi
  • Prisoner health care: Haiti, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Malawi and some other African countries
  • Prisoner health care: HIV and AIDS identification, treatment and discharge planning
  • Prisoner health care: Identification and treatment of Tuberculosis, Mobile Digital x-ray machine, Multidrug-resistant TB (MDR TB)
  • Peer Education training of prisoners in Haiti and Dominican Republic
  • Cholera in Haiti and Dominican Republic prisons
  • Sanitation training and maintenance for prevention of infectious & contagious disease
  • Telemedicine, an important tool for consultation and treatment of prisoners
  • Mental Health
  • Health needs of detained women and juveniles, pap smear testing

See press coverage on Health through Walls on our MEDIA COVERAGE page.

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Editors: Please contact for available photographs for your stories.


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Photographer Robert Garner visiting with Health through Walls' partner, Dr. Anny Muyisa, in Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Journalist Antigone Barton at the 2012 AIDS Conference. Ms.Barton has written numerous articles on AIDS, prison health care and Health through Walls. See Ms. Barton's articles on Health through Walls in our section on Media Coverage.

During World AIDS Day event in a Haitian prison, Health through Walls doctor, Hebert Norvelus, explains to Haitian media the importance of providing adequate health care to prisoners.

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