- Physiotherapy, Surgery, Volunteering
Making Mobility A Possibility: An Orthopaedic Surgeon’s Mission
Professor Aymeric Lim first visited AHC in June 2017 with his family. As a professor and orthopaedic surgeon, he was interested in the work carried out in AHC’s Surgical and Physiotherapy Units. Prof Lim’s specialty is hand surgery, with a sub-specialisation in peripheral nerve…
- AHC News, Events
Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS & PLS) Training at AHC
Register now for the APLS and PLS training course at AHC! APLS Dates: 19-21 May 2020 (Registration closes 10 April 2020) 8-10 December 2020 (Registration closes 1 November 2020) PLS Dates: 17 March 2020 (Registration closes 17 February 2020) 18 August 2020 (Registration closes…
Join Team AHC at the Angkor Wat International Half Marathon!
Join Team AHC at this year’s Angkor Wat International Half Marathon, on 8th December 2019!
- Dengue, In the Press
Asia News Network: Could data help us tell Dengue’s future?
Angkor Hospital for Children has treated more than 2,937 dengue patients thus far in 2019—42 percent more than the same time in 2012, which was previously the hospital’s worst dengue year on record.
- In the Press
The Phnom Penh Post: Increase in dengue reported in Siem Reap
AHC has expressed its concerns over an increase in severe dengue cases in Siem Reap province. AHC admitted 265 children infected with the virus in the past two months alone, which is more than all of last year, according to an AHC statement issued on Friday.
- Saving Babies' Lives
AHC is Saving Babies’ Lives
At a remote health centre in northern Cambodia just below the Thai border, a small group of volunteer health workers gather. It’s a Village Health Support Group (VHSG), and it’s one of dozens that takes place across the province.
Hope Reunites A Family
Fire tears apart a Cambodian family but hope reunites them A moment changed four-year-old Charya’s life forever. The little boy from Siem Reap is recovering after a horrific field fire burnt 60% of his body and claimed the life of his mother. Charya almost…
- Antibiotic Stewardship
Sitting in on a Monthly YPAG Meeting
On the last Sunday of every month, an eclectic, excitable, and very green bunch of teenagers gather at AHC. They are dressed in their AHC t-shirts, ‘YPAG’ proudly inscribed on their chest. As more and more green-teens file into the room, they are warmly…
- AHC News
AHC Celebrates 20 Years of Advancing Paediatric Healthcare
Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) marks 20 years of providing high quality, compassionate care to Cambodia’s children – and in the process, changing the face of healthcare in the country.
At the Forefront of Paediatric Cancer
Five years ago, if a child was diagnosed with cancer in Cambodia, the outlook was grim. Few if any resources for treatment existed. There were no facilities offering radiotherapy, haematology, intensive chemotherapy or palliative care.