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Physiotherapy Project – Locally made rehabilitation mobility aids

Posted Wednesday July 04, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

As part of ReSurge Africa’s project to rebuild the Physiotherapy Service at...

As part of ReSurge Africa’s project to rebuild the Physiotherapy Service at Holy Spirit Hospital, Makeni, UK Physiotherapist volunteer, Gaelle Smith has been working in partnership with a local school...

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Physiotherapy Project – Locally made rehabilitation mobility aids

Sierra Leonean trainee reconstructive surgeon and Ghanaian nurses to return from India

Posted Wednesday June 06, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

Richmond Baah, Benedicta Appiah, Dr Abdulai Jalloh and Anita Boatema Akoto (pictured...

Richmond Baah, Benedicta Appiah, Dr Abdulai Jalloh and Anita Boatema Akoto (pictured here with Ganga Hospital staff)  are nearing the end of their 3 month placement at Ganga Hospital.  Dr...

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Sierra Leonean trainee reconstructive surgeon and Ghanaian nurses to return from India

International Nurses Day

Posted Tuesday May 15, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

  12th May 2018 is International Nurses Day- when the world recognises...

  12th May 2018 is International Nurses Day- when the world recognises the valued contribution to society of Nurses everywhere.  ReSurge would like to honour our own dedicated Nurse trainees from...

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International Nurses Day

ReSurge Africa reconstructive & plastic surgery trainee attends Microsurgery conference in Mumbai

Posted Tuesday March 20, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge Africa reconstructive & plastic surgery trainee Dr Abdulai Jalloh from Sierra...

ReSurge Africa reconstructive & plastic surgery trainee Dr Abdulai Jalloh from Sierra Leone is attending the ISRM 2018 Reconstructive Microsurgery conference in Mumbai, followed by Microsurgery course and 3 month...

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ReSurge Africa reconstructive & plastic surgery trainee attends Microsurgery conference in Mumbai

Mr Kwesi Nsaful becomes Ghana’s 14th Reconstructive & Plastics Surgeon

Posted Tuesday March 13, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge Africa would like to congratulate Mr Kwesi Nsaful who on the...

ReSurge Africa would like to congratulate Mr Kwesi Nsaful who on the 2nd March 2018 became Ghana’s 14th Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon. Pictured here centre with ReSurge Director Mr Albert Paintsil...

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Mr Kwesi Nsaful becomes Ghana’s 14th Reconstructive & Plastics Surgeon

Physiotherapy Volunteer – Gaelle Smith

Posted Tuesday March 13, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge is delighted to introduce Physiotherapist Gaelle Smith. Gaelle responded to our...

ReSurge is delighted to introduce Physiotherapist Gaelle Smith. Gaelle responded to our advertisement for a volunteer to spend 6 months in Makeni this year, helping to re-establish the physiotherapy service,...

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Physiotherapy Volunteer – Gaelle Smith

Sierra Leone Nurses return to Holy Spirit Hospital and await their final results

Posted Tuesday February 13, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

Augustine Kamara, Isata Sesay, Fatmata Jalloh and Foday Koroma are awaiting their...

Augustine Kamara, Isata Sesay, Fatmata Jalloh and Foday Koroma are awaiting their final results after 3 years of State Registered Nurse training at Bo University, Sierra Leone.  Pictured here with...

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Sierra Leone Nurses return to Holy Spirit Hospital and await their final results

BSSH Surgical Mission to Sierra Leone October 2017

Posted Tuesday November 21, 2017 by Beverley Resurge

Team from L – R.Niko Prins (PA Anaesthesia QEH) Rajive Jose (Plastics...

Team from L – R.Niko Prins (PA Anaesthesia QEH) Rajive Jose (Plastics Consult QEH/ROH) Eva O’Grady (Plastics reg Cambridge rotation) Alex Pownall (ODP QEH) Chris Baldwin (Plastics Consult Sheffield Hand...

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BSSH Surgical Mission to Sierra Leone October 2017

Nurse Anaesthetist from Sierra Leone commences his studies in Ghana

Posted Wednesday October 25, 2017 by Beverley Resurge

Sierra Leonean Nurse Anaesthetist, Lamin Fofanah has begun his 2 year BSc...

Sierra Leonean Nurse Anaesthetist, Lamin Fofanah has begun his 2 year BSc training in Anaesthesia in Kumasi, Ghana – supported by ReSurge Africa.  Lamin has been attached to the  Holy...

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Nurse Anaesthetist from Sierra Leone commences his studies in Ghana

Canniesburn 50th Anniversary

Posted Thursday September 28, 2017 by Beverley Resurge

Canniesburn Regional Plastic and Maxillofacial surgery unit, now housed in the Glasgow...

Canniesburn Regional Plastic and Maxillofacial surgery unit, now housed in the Glasgow Royal Infirmary, was opened in September 1967, with JS Tough as the director, and Tom Gibson, JC Mustarde,...

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Canniesburn 50th Anniversary