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Sierra Leonean physiotherapy trainee receives first place for Poster presentation

Posted Thursday October 24, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

ReSurge Africa would like to say Congratulations to Balansama Janneh, Physiotherapy trainee,...

ReSurge Africa would like to say Congratulations to Balansama Janneh, Physiotherapy trainee, on gaining a first place in collaboration with your co-presenter and classmate Jothish Kumar on your Poster presentation...

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Sierra Leonean physiotherapy trainee receives first place for Poster presentation

Celebrating the life of Maimie Smith

Posted Friday June 07, 2019 by Elizabeth Resurge

Resurge Africa is sad to announce the death of Maimie Smith (1940...

Resurge Africa is sad to announce the death of Maimie Smith (1940 – 2019). Maimie died in Ayrshire last week her life was celebrated today at a busy funeral service...

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Essential Burns Care and Hand Trauma training in Sierra Leone

Posted Thursday May 09, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

In March 2019 a surgical team from the UK & Ghana in partnership...

In March 2019 a surgical team from the UK & Ghana in partnership with Resurge Africa, Interburns, BSSH and Korle-Bu teaching hospital  delivered training courses in Burns Care & Hand Trauma...

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Essential Burns Care and Hand Trauma training in Sierra Leone

Glasgow Anaesthetist Dr Mike Basler walks ‘The Camino Way’ raising funds to buy specialist surgical equipment for Ghana

Posted Wednesday May 08, 2019 by Beverley Resurge

Glasgow Consultant Anaesthetist Dr Mike Basler is raising funds to buy a...

Glasgow Consultant Anaesthetist Dr Mike Basler is raising funds to buy a portable Ultrasound machine and Laryngoscope for ReSurge Africa partner Korle-Bu teaching hospital in Accra, Ghana. In the developing...

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Glasgow Anaesthetist Dr Mike Basler walks ‘The Camino Way’ raising funds to buy specialist surgical equipment for Ghana

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