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Cog In the Clock of Global Change: AHC, HIV and UNICEF’s Plan for Nourishment

Malnutrition affects nearly 40% of children in Cambodia, and nearly 1/5th of all women over the age of 15 are underweight. Proper nutrition is important at all ages, but it is critical that children receiveRead the full story


Sitting, Waiting, Wishing: Hoping for a Heart Surgery

Kanika* is a four year old girl with congenital heart disease. She lives with her parents and two sisters 350km from Siem Reap in Kampong Chnnang Province. Kanika, who is currently in kindergarten, has alwaysRead the full story


AHC Nurse Presents at online Breastfeeding Conference

SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA-Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) is pleased to announce that Ms. Phannsy Sroeu, Nurse and Patient/Family Education Coordinator and Breast feeding counsellor at AHC has been invited to present about breast feeding inRead the full story


Looking Forwards: Career Mentorship Day for Youth Transitioning from Institutional Care

On Tuesday, 1st September 2015, a group of staff from Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) and our affiliated research group, Cambodia-Oxford Medical Research Unit (COMRU) travelled to Anglong Veng in Northern Cambodia to visit theRead the full story


Royal Australian College of Surgeons Providing Scholarship for AHC’s Doctor to Observe Surgeries

SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA- Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Seng Soputhirith, Paediatric Surgeon in-training, has been awarded a two month scholarship to observe paediatric surgery from the Royal Australian CollegeRead the full story


Healing the Whole Child: Poverty, Violence, Abandoment and HIV

Synoun* is 3 year old girl, the only child in her family. Her parents are both farmers—her mother her father’s third wife. His first wife died, and second wife divorced him before disappearing. Neither ofRead the full story


From Siem Reap to Battambang and Back Again: Sim Sinoun’s Nursing Journey

My name is Sim Sinuon, and I am a 27-year old nurse at Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC). I am the fourth of six children. When I was two years old, my mother died asRead the full story


The Complex Journey to Correct a Common Defect

Rith*,a four year old boy, lives in Kompong Cham Province with his parents. Although he does not go to school, he loves playing with trucks and helping his parents around the house. Rith was bornRead the full story