Winter Newsletter

Winter Newsletter

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Report on breast surgical skills course, Pakistan 2018

Report on breast surgical skills course, Pakistan 2018

This year OPSA recruited a UK faculty to travel to Pakistan to teach breast surgical skills. Penny McManus, Consultant Breast Surgeon in Hull, was joined by Richard Sutton from Bath, Brendan Smith from Reading and Steven Thrush from Worcester.

OPSA's Dr Rafique

OPSA's Dr Rafique

HE remembers rushing his grandfather to hospital in Pakistan with a broken hip after a slip in the bathroom. Dr Zahid Rafique remembers day was turning to night when the anaesthetist arrived at the bedside.

Dentist Sumeye Ibrahim

Dentist Sumeye Ibrahim

DENTIST Sumeya Ibrahim travelled to Pakistan with the OPSA team on its Spring 2017 mission as part of the charity's multi-disciplinary approach to cleft repair.

Dr Rafique to the rescue!

Dr Rafique to the rescue!

HE needed surgery to correct a cleft lip and palate but, everywhere his mother took him, they were sent away.