What We Do
We strive to accomplish our goals through an emphasis on primary health care and disease prevention, the promotion of health policy, health research and increased access to health care education for the people of the Congo.
Latest News & Media
How Dikembe is changing healthcare in his homeland of the DRC
Dikembe has worked to build lifesaving healthcare infrastructure, change the mentality on seeking medical care, bring awareness to women’s health, and advocate for in-country healthcare training. Watch multi-award winning CNN journalist Isha Sesay’s conversation with Dikembe in his TEDMED 2018 Talk to learn more about his current efforts.
Dikembe speaks at the University of Chicago and meets with Obama
On Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Dikembe Mutombo attended third annual Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago, IL. Former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama returned to Chicago for this the two-day event which kicked off at the Illinois Institute of Technology. The summit featured civil rights activists and celebrities.
Congolese President visits Atlanta on official visit
On Friday, September 27, 2019 the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation welcomed Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi, First Lady Denise Tshisekedi and their delegation (22 people) on their first official visit to the city of Atlanta. The first stop was to The King Center as requested by President Tshisekedi.
DMF Samuel Mutombo Institute of Science - Coming 2021
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