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Advanced Burns Nursing course – Korle Bu, Ghana

Posted Wednesday December 21, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

39 Delegates from Korle-Bu, Kumasi and several other centres in Ghana completed...

39 Delegates from Korle-Bu, Kumasi and several other centres in Ghana completed the first THET sponsored Postgraduate Diploma Certificate in Burns Nursing at the Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre...

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Advanced Burns Nursing course – Korle Bu, Ghana

ReSurge Director Mr Martyn Webster visits Ganga Hospital in Coimbatore, India

Posted Wednesday December 14, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

In November 2016, at the invitation of Professor Raja Sabapathy, ReSurge Director...

In November 2016, at the invitation of Professor Raja Sabapathy, ReSurge Director Mr. Martyn Webster visited the Ganga Hospital in Coimbatore, India. The Ganga Hospital is the brainchild of Professor...

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ReSurge Director Mr Martyn Webster visits Ganga Hospital in Coimbatore, India

Surgical Mission to Sierra Leone by team from British Society of the Hand – led by Mr Stephen Hodgson

Posted Wednesday December 14, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

Mr Stephen Hodgson of BSSH reports: I was proud to lead a...

Mr Stephen Hodgson of BSSH reports: I was proud to lead a team consisting of Anuj Mishra, Plastic Surgeon, Kanekal Darshan, Anaesthetist, Rosemary Swerdlow, Physiotherapist, Jayne Rowland, Theatre Nurse and...

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Surgical Mission to Sierra Leone by team from British Society of the Hand – led by Mr Stephen Hodgson

ReSurge volunteer Dorothy Black and Student nurses in Sierra Leone

Posted Monday September 26, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge Volunteer Nurse, Dorothy Black and Holy Spirit Hospital student Nurses who...

ReSurge Volunteer Nurse, Dorothy Black and Holy Spirit Hospital student Nurses who have just finished their first placement.  Well done all of you, your commitment is admirable!...

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ReSurge volunteer Dorothy Black and Student nurses in Sierra Leone

Ghanaian Surgeons attend course in Glasgow

Posted Friday September 23, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

With the support of ReSurge Africa, Ghanaian surgeons Dr Kwesi O Nsaful...

With the support of ReSurge Africa, Ghanaian surgeons Dr Kwesi O Nsaful and Dr Janet Pereko are in Scotland  to attend  Canniesburn Microsurgical, and Flap and Perforator courses in Glasgow....

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Ghanaian Surgeons attend course in Glasgow

Patient Story – 2 year old boy from Sierra Leone

Posted Monday September 05, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

August 2016 – ReSurge director Mr Albert Paintsil led a team from...

August 2016 – ReSurge director Mr Albert Paintsil led a team from Accra, Ghana in a surgical mission to Holy Spirit Hospital, Makeni, Sierra Leone. Joining the team was Mr...

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Patient Story – 2 year old boy from Sierra Leone

New Sterile Services Unit completed at Holy Spirit Hospital

Posted Friday August 26, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

The Long awaited Sterile Services Unit and Resource centre,  has been completed...

The Long awaited Sterile Services Unit and Resource centre,  has been completed at the Holy Spirit Hospital, Makeni, Sierra Leone.  Laundry equipment purchased with donated funds, donated computers and classroom...

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New Sterile Services Unit completed at Holy Spirit Hospital

Volunteer nurse, Dorothy Black travels to Sierra Leone.

Posted Wednesday August 10, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

Volunteer nurse Dorothy Black leaving for Sierra Leone. Dorothy has 18 years...

Volunteer nurse Dorothy Black leaving for Sierra Leone. Dorothy has 18 years experience in the NHS, specifically pre and post-op care of neurosurgical patients. “The time has come in my...

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Volunteer nurse, Dorothy Black travels to Sierra Leone.

Anaesthetist trainee Dr Mohamed Kargbo leaves India to continue training in Ghana

Posted Thursday July 28, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

Sierra Leone’s trainee Anaesthetist, Dr Mohamed Kargbo has come to the end...

Sierra Leone’s trainee Anaesthetist, Dr Mohamed Kargbo has come to the end of his time in India.  He will be sitting his exams for the West African College of Surgeons...

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Anaesthetist trainee Dr Mohamed Kargbo leaves India to continue training in Ghana

Holy Spirit Hospital, Makeni – New laundry and resource centre nearing completion

Posted Wednesday July 06, 2016 by Beverley Resurge

The long awaited ReSurge Africa project, generously funded by JOAC, to build...

The long awaited ReSurge Africa project, generously funded by JOAC, to build a brand new laundry and resource centre at the Holy Spirit Hospital in Makeni, Sierra Leone is in...

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Holy Spirit Hospital, Makeni – New laundry and resource centre nearing completion