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Upcoming Missions for 2018

Upcoming Missions for 2018

The proposed dates for next year’s Operation Hernia Missions have now been published,  as shown below.     Any volunteers who wish to join a team should firstly contact Mr Chris...

Professor Guido Schurmann (1956-2017

Professor Guido Schurmann (1956-2017

TRIBUTE TO PROFESSOR GUIDO SCHURMANN (1956-2017) Operation Hernia is mourning the painful loss of one of our long-time volunteer surgeons, an Operation Hernia Ambassador, Prof Guido Schurmann, 61.  He died unexpectedly on...

ASiT/Operation Hernia Shorland Hosking Fellowship 2017

ASiT/Operation Hernia Shorland Hosking Fellowship 2017

Monday 5th December 2016 In conjunction with the Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) the trustees of Operation Hernia will be seeking applications for the 2017 Shorland Hosking Fellowship. This...

10th Anniversary Celebrations – Ghana October 2016

Friday 28th October 2016 GHANA CELEBRATION OF 10th ANNIVERSARY OF OPERATION HERNIA Introduction On 15th October 2016, Operation Hernia celebrated its 10th Anniversary at the city of its birth, Takoradi...

Operation Hernia 10th Anniversary Celebration

Operation Hernia 10th Anniversary Celebration. Wednesday 29th June 2016 Operation Hernia 10th Anniversary Celebration. Over 100 supporters of Operation Hernia gathered at a splendid Gala Evening held at the Holiday...

The official opening of the ACE Clinic by the local Oba

ACE Clinic in Nigeria Monday 21st December 2009

ACE clinic in Eruwa, Oyo State, Nigeria Jaeck Adamek, Rob Hart and Andrew Kingsnorth, with registrars Jamasp Dastur and Sameer Kadam completed the fifth mission at the ACE clinic in...

Operation Hernia and COSECSA

Operation Hernia and COSECSA

Tuesday 4th August 2015 The College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA) has recognised Operation Hernia as Surgical Trainers in Hernia Surgery. Operation Hernia will therefore be...

Operation Hernia Ghana Fellowship 2015

Operation Hernia Ghana Fellowship 2015

Monday 3rd August 2015 Dr Bukari has been selected for the 2015 Operation Hernia Ghana Fellowship Award. This provides an opportunity for him to join an Operation Hernia mission for...

Vernon Sivarajah

Shorland Hosking Fellowship 2015

Tuesday 31st March 2015 The 2015 ASIT/Operation Hernia Shorland Hosking Fellowship has been awarded to Mr Vernon Sivarajah who is a Specialist Surgical Registrar in the North West Thames Deanery....

UPDATE ON ESSENTIAL (GLOBAL) SURGERY

UPDATE ON ESSENTIAL (GLOBAL) SURGERY

Tuesday 25th November 2014 UPDATE ON ESSENTIAL (GLOBAL) SURGERY – NOVEMBER 2014 Chris Oppong, Chairman of Operation Hernia, attended the Netherlands Society for International Surgery Symposium on “Surgery in Low...