Through this exchange of health professionals between Norway and Malawi, Oslo University Hospital has joined forced with Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH). The exchange participants are specialising in paediatric intensive care, anaesthesia and surgery. The exchange programmed is built around knowledge transfer about various aspect of surgery programmes, such as paediatric surgery, intensive care, anaesthesia and nursing in the two cultures. Together, the partners are putting the exchange staff to work on establishing a surgical paediatric unit in Malawi. Additionally, the exposure and training in another culture, insight into global diseases and volume training are important aspects for all exchange participants.
Oslo universitetssykehus HF
Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH)