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03/02/2017

Science Cafe Sessions Continue – bringing more scientific health information to our community!

AHC’s Science Cafes aims to bridge the gap between healthcare professionals and ordinary community members, and provide access to child health information – all within a relaxed and informal setting. This activity is a jointlyRead the full story

02/02/2017

Improving our children’s oral health – treatment and prevention are both key

Sothy,* 10 years old, lives with her parents and two siblings in the Svay Leu district, 50km from Siem Reap. Sothy’s father is a teacher, while her mother looks after their home. Recently Sothy hadRead the full story

01/02/2017

Looking back on 2016…

The past month has been one of reflection on all we have achieved at AHC during 2016. Faced with challenges aplenty, but armed with talent, experience and tenacity, the hope and hard work from staff,Read the full story

17/01/2017

The Development of a Sustainable Hospital

Providing free high quality healthcare to Cambodia’s children is Angkor Hospital for Children’s mission since 1999 – so why should a hospital be so concerned about waste management? Health-care waste contains potentially harmful microorganisms, whichRead the full story

14/12/2016

AHC welcomes both Cambodian and International Volunteers… meet our favorite student pharmacist – Marynet!

Born and raised in Siem Reap, Tep Y Marynet was aware of Angkor Hospital for Children for many years before she visited our website. Marynet, in her fourth year at the University of Health andRead the full story

29/11/2016

World AIDS Day: Children with HIV/AIDS should Get Higher Care Not Discrimination!

It is a twenty-eight years since the first World AIDS Day was marked on 1st December – and awareness of the disease is just as pertinent now as it was then. This special day isRead the full story

18/11/2016

Antibiotic Resistance: Incorrect Usage of Antibiotics a Global Health Risk

Antibiotics are powerful medicines that have revolutionised the medical world since their discovery the in 1920’s. Antibiotics are used to prevent and treat bacterial infections, and when used properly save lives. Antibiotic resistance is aRead the full story

03/11/2016

The results are in! Our patients tell us how we can improve the hospital

At Angkor Hospital for Children, we are always striving to improve our operations and to ensure the best possible quality care for our young patients. There are many indicators we measure regularly to ensure weRead the full story