Samara Regional Cardiac Center, Samara, Volga Federal District
Situated in the southeastern part of European Russia on the Volga River – a vital commercial thoroughfare for several centuries – Samara is Russia’s sixth-largest city. During the Soviet Era Samara was a closed city; today it is an important social, political, economic, industrial, and cultural center with a metropolitan population of over 3 million.
self-sustaining site: our third
area served: 401,000 square miles
population served: 30 million
years of collaboration: 2003 – 2009
specialists trained: 50
children saved to date: 3,900