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Obstetrics & Gynaecology Group Update - April 2016

In March we welcomed back Prof Wright after a two week trip to Hargeisa for the first joint O&G/Surgery teaching trip. Participants of the trip thoroughly enjoyed the course content but we hope to improve upon some challenges that were faced to ensure the next trip is bigger and better :) 126 more words

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Surgery Group Update - April 2016

In March we had a very successful surgical trip to Somaliland where Gopiga ran a Surgical Emergencies Course for final year medical students and interns. It was a great pleasure that Dr Riikka from Boroma was able to help as faculty on the course and attend with 5 interns from Boroma. 94 more words

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Research Group Update - April 2016

In March the first year group of Somaliland doctors participating in the new research methods course have finished their 6-month work on research developing locally relevant and novel research protocols. 55 more words

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Paediatrics Group Update - April 2016

Sophia went to Hargeisa and successfully managed to deliver teaching to the interns and medical students of Hargeisa hospital. She encountered the usual difficulties with planning a trip without knowing all of the local logistical issues and had to adapt when she got there. 204 more words

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Mental Health Group Update - April 2016

Dr Nick Bass led a popular and well-attended course on Psychiatric Emergencies on MedicineAfrica for interns in Somaliland. Our MedicineAfrica tutorials for medical students continue to be attended by a committed group of students at Amoud University and we commend them for their dedication. 158 more words

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1 year in Somalia: what I've learned

1. It’s very possible to exist on not very much at all

Travelling into and around Somalia with a 15kg weight limit means essential items (yoga mat, Kindle, external hard drive of movies, emergency cheese etc.) need to take precedence, with the majority of my belongings living quite happily in my suitcase in Nairobi until my next R&R break rolls around.  946 more words


Cabdirashiid Xiddig “Soomaalilaan waa inay iska soo celiyaan lacagtii Dowladdu siisay”

Wasiiru dowlaha Wasaaradda arrimaha gudaha Cabdirashiid Maxamad Xiddig ayaa waxaa uu sheegay in abaaro xooggani ay ka jiraan qaar ka mid ah goballada dalka Soomaaliya isla markaana haddii ay goballada Soomaalilaan 216 more words