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26/03/2018

Child Life: Building an Even Better Play Therapy Program

“Children connect to play naturally, so Child Life incorporates it into medical treatment, making patients and their families more comfortable and making the jobs of doctors and nurses easier,” says Courtney Moreland, a Child LifeRead the full story

13/03/2018

Community TEP Truck: Delivering Dental and Eye Care to Rural Students and Teachers

Many rural families do not have the time or financial resources to bring their children in to AHC for check-ups, and as a result, minor health complaints grow into longer-lasting, more serious health problems. ToRead the full story

07/03/2018

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018: Say Sopheakneary, Clinical and Research Lead, Saving Babies Lives Programme

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’re profiling a few of the wonderful women who work at AHC as doctors, nurses, laboratory specialists, and more. Say Sopheakneary is a Clinical and Research Lead in the SavingRead the full story

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018: Sin Reaksmey, Laboratory Team Leader

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’re profiling a few of the wonderful women who work at AHC as doctors, nurses, laboratory specialists, and more. Sin Reaksmey is a Laboratory Team Leader who has worked atRead the full story

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018: Phannsy Sroeu, Head of Nutrition Team and Lead Breastfeeding Counsellor

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’re profiling a few of the wonderful women who work at AHC as doctors, nurses, laboratory specialists, and more. Phannsy Sroeu is the head of the Nutrition Team and ourRead the full story

12/02/2018

Behind the scenes: taking care of equipment that keeps the hospital running

Peter Keen, a medical technologist from the UK, has volunteered at AHC four times. He’s been instrumental in creating procedures to properly install, test, and maintain medical equipment; manage inventory and suppliers; train the maintenanceRead the full story

05/02/2018

Eye Cancer – Early Detection Rather Than Late Treatment

The AHC Eye Clinic started its eye cancer treatment program in 2013. It was the first centre in Cambodia to treat retinoblastoma with chemotherapy and has treated more than 100 cases since then. Retinoblastoma isRead the full story

29/01/2018

Dr. Vivek Gharpure: Sharing Surgical Lessons between India and Cambodia

When Dr. Vivek Gharpure signed up to volunteer at AHC, he was a little nervous, but as soon as he arrived in December of last year, “I arrived on a Monday, was asked to seeRead the full story