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Allan Burns MBE

Posted Wednesday February 20, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

Allan Burns MBE   It is with great sadness that we have...

Allan Burns MBE   It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Allan Burns MBE.   Allan joined the charity, then known as ‘The International...

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Allan Burns MBE

New Burns ICU Complex commissioned at Korle-Bu, Accra, Ghana

Posted Friday January 25, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

It is 25 years since the late Jack Mustardé founded this Charity...

It is 25 years since the late Jack Mustardé founded this Charity and initiated the training of surgeons with the aim of establishing a much needed Reconstructive Surgery and Burns...

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New Burns ICU Complex commissioned at Korle-Bu, Accra, Ghana

Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit & Glasgow Royal Infirmary team deliver training at Korle-Bu teaching hospital, Accra, Ghana

Posted Tuesday January 15, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

In December 2018, a team from Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit and Glasgow...

In December 2018, a team from Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit and Glasgow Royal Infirmary travelled to Korle-Bu teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana to deliver training in Anaesthetics, Flap dissection, Microsurgery...

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Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit & Glasgow Royal Infirmary team deliver training at Korle-Bu teaching hospital, Accra, Ghana

Grant approved from Glasgow Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons HOPE Foundation

Posted Thursday November 29, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge Africa has received a very generous grant of £9,949 from the...

ReSurge Africa has received a very generous grant of £9,949 from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow HOPE FOUNDATION.  This grant is for funding towards a Noma Flap...

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Grant approved from Glasgow Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons HOPE Foundation

Nurse Anaesthetist trainee completes placement at Korle-Bu teaching hospital

Posted Wednesday October 03, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

Sierra Leonean Nurse Anaesthetist Lamin Fofonah recently spent four months on an...

Sierra Leonean Nurse Anaesthetist Lamin Fofonah recently spent four months on an Anaesthetics placement at Korle-Bu training hospital in Accra Ghana.   He is pictured here on the left with...

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Nurse Anaesthetist trainee completes placement at Korle-Bu teaching hospital

Dr Nana Hagan arrives at Ganga Hospital

Posted Thursday September 27, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

Dr Nana Hagan, from Korle-Bu teaching hospital, Accra, Ghana has arrived at...

Dr Nana Hagan, from Korle-Bu teaching hospital, Accra, Ghana has arrived at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore for Microsurgery training and 3 months surgical placement. Microsurgery is a vital surgical field in...

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Dr Nana Hagan arrives at Ganga Hospital

Successful hand replant surgery at Korle-Bu Hospital, Accra, Ghana

Posted Tuesday August 21, 2018 by Beverley Resurge

  Ghanaian plastic surgeon Mr Edem Anyigba and a team from Korle-Bu...

  Ghanaian plastic surgeon Mr Edem Anyigba and a team from Korle-Bu teaching hospital recently completed a successful hand replant procedure in Accra, Ghana.  This procedure was the first of...

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Successful hand replant surgery at Korle-Bu Hospital, Accra, Ghana

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