ISUOG Outreach partnered with TheFetus.net to support an ultrasound program in Yangoon, Myanmar
Myanmar opened itself to the world back in 2011, but since then the high rate of maternal mortality in the country has revealed a great need for support and training in maternal and women's health initiatives. Outreach Committee Member and Founder of TheFetus.net, Dr. Philippe Jeanty (USA), is leading a group of trainers in Yangon, Myanmar to train 30 trainees from across the country in basic OB/GYN ultrasound in the Burmese capital of Yangon.
Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Hospital: University of Medicine, Yangon
Training date: 6-10 March 2017
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