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AO Alliance donates PPE to three hospitals in Zimbabwe
21 June 2021
From the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AO Alliance has funded the supply of locally sourced or manufactured personal protective e...
Groundbreaking initiative to train traditional bonesetters launched...
14 June 2021
Few hospitals in Ghana, other than teaching hospitals, offer trauma and orthopedic (T&O) care. For a population of over 30 million, ther...
2020 Annual Report now available online
07 June 2021
Since 2015, the AO Alliance has been investing in capacity-building programs that improve care of the injured in sub-Saharan Africa and ...
Dr Linda Chokotho awarded a PhD from the University of Bergen
02 June 2021
We are happy to announce that on March 26, 2021, Dr Linda Chokotho, a hand surgeon in Blantyre, Malawi, and AO Alliance faculty, has suc...
First AO Alliance educational events for the Adamaoua region held i...
25 May 2021
The AO Alliance organized two educational events in Ngaoundal, in the Adamaoua region of Cameroon, from April 19 to 22, 2021. The first w...
C-arm for better operative fracture care in Hawassa, Ethiopia
03 May 2021
The AO Alliance is raising USD 35,000 to supply a c-arm (image intensifier) x-ray machine for the trauma and orthopedic division at the H...
Coming soon: The AO Alliance book
26 April 2021
Injury has a major impact on global health as one of the ten leading causes of death—accounting for 5 million deaths annually and lea...
Fellowship program in 2021: French-speaking Africa
19 April 2021
A call for fellowship applications, open to members of the AO Alliance community (faculty and former course participants) in French-s...
Ram K Shah appointed as vice chancellor of Province 2 health sector...
12 April 2021
Our regional director for Asia, Prof Ram K Shah has recently been appointed as vice chancellor for the Nepal Province 2 health sector...