21st February, 2020
Interface Uganda has funded Diana and Efrance (both nurses at CoRSU) to attend microsurgery training at Ganga medical centre in India. They have written us a fantastic report which you can read here.
9th February, 2020
Interface Uganda has been supporting a newly qualified physiotherapist to work at Kagando Hospital since July 2019. Click here to read his latest report from December and January.
23rd January, 2020
Have a read of Irene’s report from the Pan African and South African burns congress 3rd-5th October 2019 in Durban. Click here to see it. Here is an excerpt from her report:
The main focus of the conference was emergency management of burns victims in mass disasters. Attendees were encouraged to consider setting up emergency response teams for burns victims in their respective countries. Conference activities included presentations from keynote speakers and oral abstracts, panel discussions and breakout sessions by different groups. [...]
2nd December, 2019
Interface has been funding another newly qualified physio (Brian) to help Gloria at Kagando hospital. He has just sent us his second report which you can read here. He has seen a wide variety of patients which not only helps Gloria, but is also helping with brians professional development.
Here is an excerpt from his report:
ACHIEVEMENTS I have continued to become a better and trusted Physio member of the rehabilitation team I have continued to develop my [...]
15th October, 2019
More equipment for the therapy department at CoRSU. Thank you to all the physios in Exeter who have been collecting equipment for us.
7th October, 2019
Interface has helped Gloria to refurbish her therapy department at Kagando Hospital. She has sent us a wonderful report, which you can read here.
Here is a small extract from her report:
I am humbled to write this brief (more pictorial report on the refurb ishment that was done on our department, all thanks to Interface Uganda. I have mentioned to Jackie Fowler and am sure that she has reported to the interface team before about the limitted space in [...]
23rd September, 2019
Interface has been funding another newly qualified physiotherapist from Mbarara University to work in Kagando Hospital therapy department. The new physio to help Gloria is Brian Haran Kaweesi. He started at Kagando at the beginning of July.
Over the years (since 2014), Interface has funded 7 newly qualified physiotherapists to work with the physio at Kagando (initially Ken, now Gloria), thereby enabling the development of the wheelchair service and outreach service. Even with just two physios this must be a [...]