Zanzibar June 2017

Zanzibar June 2017

The 2017 June Surgical Training Trip marks Mission: Restore’s fourth training at Mnazi Mmoja Hospital in Stone Town, Zanzibar. Two Mission: Restore surgeon trainers joined three local surgeons from Mnazi Mmoja and Kivunge Cottage Hospital in Zanzibar. Dr. Kaveh...
Zanzibar June 2016

Zanzibar June 2016

ZANZIBAR, JUNE 2016 We were excited to head back to Zanzibar for our second hands on training with our partners at Mnazi Mmoja Hospital in Stone Town. This government hospital is the major referral center for the entire Zanzibar archipelago. Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh...
Bugando Medical Center

Bugando Medical Center

BUGANDO MEDICAL CENTER, TANZANIA, OCT 2016 In our first surgical training trip with our newest partner, Bugando Medical Centre, we were successful in assisting to build the surgical capacity of their newly established Burn Unit. Bugando Medical Centre is a referral...
Tanzania March 2015

Tanzania March 2015

TANZANIA, MARCH 2015 On the first day of spring we headed to Mwanza to visit our partners on Lake Victoria. We were joined by Dr. Jon Lee from Mount Sinai Hospital and Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh from Westchester Medical Center. During the trip we worked closely with local...
Tanzania November 2015

Tanzania November 2015

TANZANIA, NOVEMBER 2015 Prior to Mission: Restore’s surgeon educators arriving in Mwanza for our November 2015 surgical training trip, participants in both Tanzania and the U.S. connected through video conference calls (one component of our telemedicine program). This...