21st November, 2015
George Galliwango (plastic and reconstructive surgeon at CoRSU hospital) and Martin Tungotyo (plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Mbarara hospital) have been on a reconstructive microsurgery course at the Langone Medical Center, New York City. Interface funded their travel for the course. Both CoRSU hospital and Mbarara hospital will benefit from their experience – meeting and learning from some world-renowned specialists. Have a look at their report:
19th November, 2015
Fantastic news about Lucy – funded to have a cleft lip repair by Interface Uganda Thank you for sharing your photo and story with us.
This is from Amigos Worldwide (Kira Farm), who wrote this on our facebook page:
Lucy is part of an Amigos’ farming group in Gulu. She was born with a cleft lip and we were keen to help her receive medical attention. Since Amigos is more into seeds than surgery we decided to seek help on [...]
2nd November, 2015
More equipment on its way to Christine Tusiime (head of therapy at CoRSU hospital in Kampala). Thank you to the physios at RD&E hospital for collecting it – mostly splints that have had one patient use that we are unable to use again, but are still in good condition, and certainly re-usable. Also, we have sent out some new splinting material that is used mainly after hand surgery to protect tendon repairs and fractured bones (a pack of 15 sheets [...]