THE ROTARY DOCTOR BANK OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND.

Saving Lives in Developing Countries. Charity Number 1081630


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Latest News – Dr Islean Kinghorn has arrived in Kitovu Hospital.

Dr Islean Kinghorn, from London, has arrived in Kitovu Hospital.  Dr Kinghorn will be spending 3 months at the hospital.

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Latest News – Ms Renate Hoare has returned from Uganda.

Ms Renate Hoare, a radiographer, has returned from Uganda after spending 2 weeks at Buluba Hospital.  To read her report, please click on “Report from Ms Renate Hoare”.

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Sad News – Sister Dr Maura Lynch.

It is with deep sadness that we report the death of Sister Dr Maura Lynch.  Sister Maura had recently undergone a hip operation, following a fall, but died from the effects of malaria, at Nsambya Hospital, yesterday.

Sister Maura Lynch had devoted her life to the care of women in Africa and had transformed Kitovu Hospital into a centre of excellence, for the treatment of obstetric fistula, in Uganda.  She was an inspiration to everyone who knew her.

Sister Maura Lynch

May she rest in peace.


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Latest News – Dr Tim Spare has returned from Buluba Hospital

Dr Tim Spare, a retired GP from Bristol has returned from Uganda after spending 5 weeks at Buluba Hospital.  To read his report, please click on “Report from Dr Tim Spare”.

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Latest News – Dr Tim Spare has returned from Buluba Hospital

Dr Tim Spare, a retired GP from Bristol has returned from Uganda after spending nearly 5 weeks at Buluba Hospital.  The report on his stay will appear soon.

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Latest News – Dr Angel Forcada has returned to Spain and Dr Tim Spare is travelling to Buluba Hospital

Dr Angel Garcia Forcada, a consultant physician from Toledo in Spain, has returned to Spain following 2 weeks at Kitovu Mission Hospital.  Dr Forcada has visited Kitovu Hospital a number of times over the last few years.  We will be posting his report soon.

Dr Tim Spare, a retired GP from Bristol is travelling to Uganda to spend 4 weeks at Buluba Hospital.  This is Dr Spare’s first visit to Uganda with the Rotary Doctor Bank.  Buluba Hospital was once a leper colony, but because of the fall in the number of cases of leprosy, it is now a general hospital.

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Latest News – Dr Angel Forcada is visiting Kitovu Hospital in Uganda.

Dr Angel Garcia Forcada, a consultant physician from Toledo in Spain, is visiting Kitovu Hospital for 2 weeks.  Dr Forcada has visited Kitovu a number of times over the last few years.  We will be posting his report when he returns.

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