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DPM and The DPM Foundation serve our members and communities with our four pillars: Selflessness, Sisterhood, Unity, and Community. Click on About Us to learn more about Desi Physician Moms!
DPMathon 2022

DPM is back with its annual fundraiser, DPMathon 5K, where we collectively give back to society. We commit to a fitness routine to achieve a personal goal and at the same time we raise funds for a good cause.

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COVID-19 Situation in India: Supplies

Some supplies being arranged (either being sent from the US or sourced in India): Oxygen cylinders and oxygen concentrators, ventilators, BIPAP machines, PPE and scrubs, pulse oximeters

Current COVID Crisis

Current COVID Crisis

DPM Foundation will match your donations up to $40,000!

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Donors This Year

2018 Retreat, Gaylord Resort Nashville

2018 Retreat Speakers: Film Stars “Meet The Patels”

2018 Retreat Speaker: Author and Survivor of the Mumbai terrorist attack Linda Ragsdale (center)

2017 Retreat Speakers: Gold Star Father Mr. Khizr Khan, Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, Dr. Alice Chen

2017 DPM Meets U.S. Congressman from Chicago: Raja Krishnamoorthi

2016 DPM Panel: Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Our Members

DPM was founded to promote unity among Desi Physician Women, embracing our diversity in religion, language, nationality, culture, and place of birth/childhood. A special aspect of Desi culture and pride is selflessness, and we have seen countless selfless acts of kindness every day in small ways and in great. Our members grew into bonding with one another and no longer consider themselves to belong to a Facebook group, but rather a tight sisterhood of love and support, a sisterhood in which one can seek advice and guidance without judgement, in a forum of women bonded in similar struggles and challenges. Because each of us is a licensed physician, we have dedicated ourselves to serving others in the medical profession, and DPM fosters further involvement in our communities. With unity and selflessness, our sisterhood will go on to share our culture and charity with the community beyond what we provide on a daily basis with our medical training and commitment.

Our Foundation

Due to the enormous growth of this Facebook group and increasing needs for social awareness and advocacy, the not for profit 501(c)3 DPM Foundation was created. 100% of money generated through donations and every day shopping via our partner stores goes towards assisting Desi victims (in the US) in an emergency situation involving domestic abuse, supporting charitable organizations for promoting Desi women’s issues, and will allow us to grow and reach more Desi Physician Women to foster our four pillars of Selflessness, Sisterhood, Unity, and Community.

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Latest News

Is your Life Insurance up to date?

When was the last time you updated your life insurance coverage or the beneficiaries designated to receive the proceeds of your policy? It may be time. Many life insurance policies are based on outdated mortality tables and could be costing you money and benefits....

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DPM Concentrators in Victory Hospital Waynad, Kerala

Hi, I am Dr Salim from Victory Hospital, Wayanad. We have received oxygen concentrators 5 number send by you. We sincerely Thanking you from bottom of our Heart. I think you are aware second wave is going still strong here. Even today reported new 17000 cases in...

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DPM Statement on Political Firing of Dr Shelley Sasse Fiscus

DPM Operation o2 Desi PHYSICIAN Moms Foundation 501(c)3 www.DPMFoundation.org July 23, 2021   We are Desi Physician Moms Foundation (DPMF), a 501(c)3 not-for-profit US/Canadian organization of close to 7,000 licensed women physicians with connections to the Southeast...

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O2 Concentrators now in Arakkonam, Tamil Nadu

2 more 5l O2 concentrators delivered to Arakkonam, TN! Local newspaper at Arakkonam that says that the oxygen concentrator will be used at the Oxygen bank that has been set up for Covid patients who are discharged and need home O2.

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DPM Somewhere in South India

From Selvakumaran Pannirselvam. He received 1 10L concentrator. Loaned to patient discharged from hospital with Low O2 Saturday.

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CMC Vellore Gets Concentrators

"Thank you very much for your hard work and efforts in enabling us to get these oxygen concentrators. They will be of immense benefit to our patients." - CMC Vellore

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