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Volunteer Teams 2005-2017

Operation Hernia Volunteer Teams: 2005-2017 Operation Hernia has sent surgical teams to a variety of sites over the last 12 years as shown below. The primary nationality of each team...

Surgical trainees with Mr Chris Oppong and other faculty members

TRAINING OF 14 SURGICAL RESIDENTS IN RWANDA, MARCH 2017

A Multinational Operation Hernia Team, led by Mr Chris Oppong, Consultant Surgeon and Chairman of Operation Hernia, have just returned from Rwanda. The course faculty drawn from the UK, Germany...

Upcoming 2017 Missions

Upcoming 2017 Missions Please browse this page to view the opportunities available to Operation Hernia volunteers. If you are interested in joining any of the missions please contact Chris Oppong...

Trustees News Example

Trustees News Example

This page can be used to show “news” items related to trustees. For example, when you have been adding files, or trip itineraries, and anything that changes. Only trustees group...

ASiT/Operation Hernia Shorland Hosking Fellowship 2017

ASiT/Operation Hernia Shorland Hosking Fellowship 2017

Monday 5th December 2016 In conjunction with the Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) the trustees of Operation Hernia will be seeking applications for the 2017 Shorland Hosking Fellowship. This...

Operation Hernia Team in Ho

Operation Hernia Mission to Ho, Ghana – October 2016

Operation Hernia Mission to Ho, Ghana – October 2016 Operation Hernia thanks the clinical and administrative staff at the Volta Regional Hospital in Ho, Ghana for an excellent week of...

Prof Akoh, Dr Debra and the hospital staff

Hernia Training Workshop at Cape Coast Teaching Hospital Ghana 17-21 October 2016

Hernia Training Workshop at Cape Coast Teaching Hospital, Ghana, 17-21 October 2016 Itinerary I arrived Accra on 15 October, spent the night at the Baptist Guest House and was driven...

Newsletter October 2016

Newsletter October 2016

Friday 28th October 2016 OPERATION HERNIA – NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2016 Dear Partners, SUCCESSFUL FIRST COSECSA/ OPERATION HERNIA TRAINING I am pleased to inform our partners of the success of the...

10th Anniversary Celebrations – Ghana October 2016

Friday 28th October 2016 GHANA CELEBRATION OF 10th ANNIVERSARY OF OPERATION HERNIA Introduction On 15th October 2016, Operation Hernia celebrated its 10th Anniversary at the city of its birth, Takoradi...

The Opertaion Hernia Team in Takoradi

OCTOBER 2016 TAKORADI GHANA

OPERATION HERNIA MISSION: OCTOBER 2016 TAKORADI, GHANA TEAM LEADER – MR SHINA FAWOLE (CONSULTANT SURGEON) TEAM MEMBERS – MR CHRIS MACKLIN (CONSULTANT SURGEON), MS HANNAH WELBOURN (CONSULTANT SURGEON), MELANIE PRECIOUS...