Dr. Mohamed Abdihalim, a neuroradiologist in St. Paul,
Minnesota, has a heart for the people of Somalia and
for serving those who have little access to necessary
medical resources. He runs Somali Medical Relief,
a charity that provides affordable medical imaging
services in Bosaso, Somalia.
For the past three years, Dr. Abdihalim has been
leading medical mission teams to work with the Bosaso
General Hospital, the city’s main public hospital.
One of the patients that benefited from that trip was
little Ali, an 8-month-old boy who was diagnosed with
pneumonia. His family traveled from a neighboring
village to get him the care that he needed. When
they arrived, the doctors were able to treat him with