Kenya/Uganda Jan/Feb 2017 Blog

Visiting Kambuga Hospital in Western Uganda

Posted on February 12, 2017

Last week I visited an emerging surgical program at Baraka Hospital in the Maasai Mara region of Kenya. I described a fundamentally impressive project, showing what potentially can be done in a resource limited country when clinical services are implemented with independent and reliable funding, adm

Baraka Hospital: Visiting a Nascent Surgical Program in the Massai Mara of Kenya

Posted on February 04, 2017

In 2015 the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery was convened with the goal of trying to achieve a comprehensive and thorough understanding of the challenges that impact the delivery of surgical care on a global scale as well as start to map a plan that addresses solutions.  It is estimated that