September 23rd, 2022 Operation Childlife presentation to the UN

Operation Childlife presentation to the UN

Dr Jean Hughes, Operation Childlife Board member, delivered the presentation “Operation Childlife Transcending Borders: Changing Children’s Lives and Sharing Healthcare Expertise” at the 8th edition of the Science Summit, on theme of the Sustainable Development Goals

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November 29th, 2022

RCSI Bahrain Students join OCL mission to Vietnam

Four medical and nursing students from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland – Medical University of Bahrain (RCSI – Bahrain) joined the Operation Childlife medical mission to Ho Chi Minh City in November 2022. The students will have the opportunity to observe the work of specialist Operation Childlife medical volunteers, including Consultants in Paediatric […]

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November 17th, 2022

New Partnership with Jordanian Red Crescent the Bahrain Red Crescent and RCSI Bahrain.

Operation Childlife has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland – Medical University in Bahrain (RCSI Bahrain), The Bahrain Red Crescent and the Jordanian Red Crescent. 

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November 1st, 2022

Operation Childlife featured in The Consultant magazine

An interview with Prof. Martin Corbally, founding member and Programme Director of Operation Childlife featured in the Autumn issue of The Consultant.

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November 1st, 2022

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) clinical travel fellowship programme

RCSI and Operation Childlife have announced a new Fellowship aimed at supporting surgical trainees or medical professionals in gaining additional expertise by participating in international paediatric healthcare missions.

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August 30th, 2022

Rotary Club in Italy sponsor Operation Childlife volunteers

Dr Vittoria Campanella and Dr Cosetta Maggipinto joined the Operation Childlife mission to Vietnam in November 2022, spending two weeks in Ho Chi Minh City children’s hospitals.

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August 17th, 2022

Clinical visit to Vietnam in November

A Clinical Team will visit Vietnam in November. OCL volunteers will be working in City Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital No 2.

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August 17th, 2022 The first Operation Childlife visit to Mongolia

The first Operation Childlife visit to Mongolia

A Clinical Team will made the first Operation Childlife visit to Mongolia in September, in conjunction with the Christina Noble Charitable Foundation. 

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August 17th, 2022 Successful return to clinical visits in Tanzania

Successful return to clinical visits in Tanzania

Operation Childlife volunteers made their first post-pandemic visits to the Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam in June and July. 

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August 17th, 2022

Expansion of Operation Childlife teaching capabilities

Operation Childlife volunteers attended a Paediatric Acute Surgical Support (PASS) training course in Vietnam in August, to gain accreditation as course facilitators. 

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