We invite volunteers experienced in Adult Cardiac Surgery and Cardiothoracic Intensive Care to participate in this integral program-building effort at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Lagos, Nigeria.
HOSPITAL DEL NINOS, LIMA October 19-26th 2019 In October 2019, a CardioStart pediatric cardiac team will return to the Instituto Nacional de Salud del Niño (Children’s) Hospital, Lima, where we had assisted previously, to continue development of the Pediatric Cardiac Development Programs. There remains a large number of children needing evaluation; from several regions, particularly in the interior of the country. Tertiary evaluation is still not possible at the moment. The healthcare need continues to be a pressing requirement. Approximately 45% of the people of Peru live in [...]
You are cordially invited to participate in CardioStart’s 2019 Mission to Nepal at the Shahid Dharma Bhakta National Transplant Center in the historic city of Bhaktapur.
The International Management Committee representing CardioStart is pleased to announce a return mission to The Clinica Corazones Unido Hospital in Santo Domingo. This one-week mission will focus on managing pediatric cardiac presentations.
On this occasion, CardioStart’s International mission team made a return visit to the Hospital del Nino Dr. Francisco de Icaza Bustamante in Guayaquil, Ecuador on invitation by the hospital Administration, arranged by the Fundacion El Cielo Para Los Ninos del Ecuador.
This mission was CardioStart’s 6th adult cardiac surgery mission to Clinica Corozonas Unidos, in Santo Domingo. HeartCare Dominicana, Inc. facilitated the team’ presence during the week and arranged for patients to be seen for this humanitarian surgical program.
Mission to Develop Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania JULY 6th – 20th, 2019 We have pleasure in announcing the return mission to JKCI (The Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute), Dar Es Salaam. Volunteers will be enlisted from previous waiting list files, and on a first come, first served basis. You are encouraged to apply, and if there is insufficient room on one particular mission, your name will be held forward for the next available mission. The Republic of Tanzania was formed as a sovereign state [...]
Cardiostart will host its sixth annual fishing tournament on May 17, 2019
Adult Cardiac & Congenital Heart Surgery Mission to Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicMarch 30-April 6, 2019The International Missions Committee representing CardioStart is pleased to announce the mission to Clinica Corazones Unidos Hospital in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. This mission will focus on ADULT patients.Facts about the countryCapital: Santo DomingoDialing code: +849Population: 10.3 millionLanguage: SpanishThe Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western three-eighths of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti, making Hispaniola one of [...]
Between November 27th and December 3rd, 2018, CardioStart conducted awareness, education, and screening outreach in multiple regions of Central Nepal.