Partners
Oslo Universitetssykehus HF, Ullevål (OUS), Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) and College of Medicine
Countries
Malawi
Years
2015 - 2016
Budget
11,402,979 NOK

About the project

Short description: The project aim to establish a sustainable Neurosurgery Service and Training program in Malawi. Description: The project aim to establish a sustainable Neurosurgery Service and Training program in Malawi, working with College of Medicine (CoM) and Queen Elisabeth Central Hospital (QECH). The long term goal will be to establish A center of Excellence in Neurosurgery for neurosurgeons, anaesthesia personell and dedicated nurses in the OR, ICU, High Dependency Unit and in the ward. The health personnel from Norway will be exposed to and trained in neurosurgical cases that are common globally. They will also receive volume training on a scale that is unavailable in Norway.