ISUOG would like to thank all of our Outreach volunteers on #InternationalVolunteerDay – here is what they have to say about volunteering with Outreach!
This month ISUOG Outreach returned to Sudan to complete the final trip of Phase I. The program selected 7 trainers who will now go onto train other practitioners across Sudan. One of the selected trainers, Dr Noura, was passionate to begin her training, noting: ‘I will be very happy to teach others and help them to benefit from me’.
The ISUOG Outreach team is back in El Obeid - have you been staying up to date with Phase I Trip III of the Outreach program in Sudan? Follow the ISUOG Outreach blog for the latest news and updates!
Haiti Outreach Trip II began on the 15th September 2018. Lisbet Hanson, Gail Ghiretti, Federico Badano and Stephane Michael began their training with a group of 20 local practitioners. This trip of the Cap Haïtien, Haiti program was very productive: more than 100 patients examined, 15 lectures given, 25 cases reviewed with 22 Trainees and 4 ISUOG Volunteers from around the world participating, including one Haitian doctor that graduated from the St Damien’s Outreach!
ISUOG Outreach's recent program in Oman empowers local doctors on how to use and teach ultrasound in their regions.
ISUOG Outreach works with local partners around the world to implement programs in OB/GYN ultrasound training that are sustainable and impactful.
ISUOG Outreach launched in Ghana back in 2011 and has so far run five successful projects in the city of Kumasi.
ISUOG Outreach first worked in Haiti back in 2008 and has so far run six successful projects in both Port-au-Prince and the Central Plateau region.
ISUOG has conducted three successful programs in the Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar, in partnership with UNFPA and KSUOG.
ISUOG Outreach partnered with the globally acclaimed Edna Adan Ismail Hospital to bring ultrasound training to Somaliland.
ISUOG Outreach has worked with the Sudanese Government and key stakeholders to bring basic ultrasound in OB/GYN training locally in a sustainable environment.