300 Fistula Repairs and Counting 0

300 Fistula Repairs and Counting

Posted on May 31, 2013 in Blog

By Tom Kraemer, MPH and volunteer at Edna Adan University Hospital Originally published at The Huffington Post Preventing Fistula Saves Lives. This is the theme of the United Nations Population Fund’s...

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FGM: Torturing Girls 0

FGM: Torturing Girls

Posted on May 12, 2011 in Somaliland

In the third article in a series from Somaliland, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof writes about the persistence of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) despite concentrated efforts to eliminate the...

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Gathering to Fight Obstetric Fistula 0

Gathering to Fight Obstetric Fistula

Posted on Jan 1, 2011 in Blog

Some of the most urgent work undertaken by the Edna Hospital is to provide surgery to women suffering from Obstetric Fistula. International Society of Obstetric Fistula Surgeons (ISOFS) held a meeting earlier...

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Edna will visit France 0

Edna will visit France

Posted on Dec 11, 2010 in Edna Adan

Edna Adan has concluded 3 weeks of presentations and meetings in Switzerland where she has been the invited guest of the NGO Terre des Femmes. Edna has been speaking to all sorts of groups, as well as the...

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Fistula Camp 0

Fistula Camp

Posted on May 21, 2010 in Hospital News

From April 30th to May 10th, we had a team of medical doctors, and anesthetists visiting us at Edna Hospital from WAHA (Women and Health Alliance International) and in partnership with UAE Red Crescent...

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Hospital News at Year’s End 0

Hospital News at Year’s End

Posted on Nov 18, 2009 in Hospital News

Edna Hospital was 7 years old in March 2009. During that period, we received patients from all corners of the Horn of Africa as well as providing care to UN and international staff and their families in...

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