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Pediatrics in Africa (06:46)


Africa is in great need of pediatricians. The African Pediatric Fellowship Program in Cape Town provides training for doctors specializing in pediatric fields. Dr. Joyce Balagadde-Kambugu is the only pediatric oncologist in Uganda.

Child Mortality (05:31)

Dr. Kondwani Kawaza leads the effort to reduce child morality in Malawi. He is the country's first neonatologist and is implementing new technologies. His research and development of a new CPAP machine helps the survival rate of babies with respiratory distress.

Child Health in Zambia (08:45)

Dr. Kunda Mutesu-Kapembwa is one of the few neonatologists in Zambia; she works at a teaching hospital in Lusaka. Pediatric Nurse Rodgers Gift Benkele discusses starting a child health nursing program.

Credits: Powerful Pediatricians (00:06)

Credits: Powerful Pediatricians

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As Africa grapples with a growing need for children's healthcare workers, the African Paediatric Fellowship Program has found life-changing solutions.

Length: 23 minutes

Item#: BVL187256

ISBN: 978-1-64623-162-1

Copyright date: ©2017

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