Women in Surgery Campaign Launch

Mission: Restore's Fall Campaign highlights the importance of "Women in Surgery".  The campaign will feature remarkable female surgeons from across Africa and highlight the important roll these women play as leaders in their hospitals and communities.  Mission:...

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East Africa Regional Training 2017

On June 19-21, 2017, Mission: Restore hosted the 2nd Annual East Africa Regional Training (EART) on reconstructive surgery and post-operative care in partnership with Coast General Hospital, Smile Train, and the College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa...

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Summer Intern Spotlight

My name is Nayab, the newest member of Mission:Restore as the summer intern. I am from Queens, New York, but currently studying Biology and Nonprofit Leadership at University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. In the summer of 2015, I interned at a government hospital...

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EAST AFRICA REGIONAL TRAINING 2017

Annually, Mission: Restore hosts the East Africa Regional Training, which brings together surgeons from hospitals throughout Africa.We provide hands-on reconstructive surgical training, lectures, workshops, and offer surgeons networking opportunities to share common...

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MWANZA COMMUNITY WOUND CARE PROGRAM

In Mwanza, Tanzania and throughout east Africa, wound care and infection are largely overlooked health issues. Making this issue more complex is the inaccessibility to medical and follow up care that many patients living in rural and sub-urban areas of Tanzania face....

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SURGICAL TRAINING TRIP, TANZANIA

The training at Bugando Medical Centre was a successful week of surgery and learning. With surgeon educator, Dr. Silvio Podda, and local surgeons coming together to perform 14 surgeries. The procedures varied in complexity and accomplished our ongoing goal of meeting...

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DROUGHT TODAY, SURGERY TOMORROW

“Over 36 million people in Southern and Eastern Africa face hunger largely due to drought and high temperatures…An unexpected but real impact of drought and hunger is the increase of household burn injuries for children.” Read the full article written by Program...

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