Partnering in education and equipment
to prevent needless death in Africa

Dr Jay Homme, our keynote speaker at the banquet in November 2014 who has championed the effort to reduce neonatal and pediatric deaths in Africa for many years, has traveled to Ghana twice this year already, with other doctors to help train medical support professionals in this area. His report below gives us some idea … Read more

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Partner Update

17 Aug 2015
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Pediatric Colonoscopy Success Story As part of our ongoing partnership with our partners in Africa, APM donated funds for specialized equipment to Jos University Teaching Hospital in Jos, Nigeria. The following is a story of an eight year old patient who presented with some issues that had been identified through a barium enema study. Initial … Read more

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Ghana Trip Summary February 2015

12 Mar 2015
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For this trip we worked on developing a new curriculum geared primarily toward training midwives. Through previous trips to Ghana it has become clear that the mother receives most of the attention and often the caregivers aren’t knowledgeable about what to do if baby is struggling. We’ve addressed this in part in the past through … Read more

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--Bart Clarke, M.D.

 

Olmsted Outreach/Africa Partners Medical
Attention: Tricia Noreen, Administrator
P. O. Box 7484
Rochester, MN 55903
651-207-9025