The laboratory and its staff at Popondetta General Hospital carry out many duties relating to the health of its patients. OCDP training team member, Anne, recently joined Damian and his staff to review the day to day running of this vital department with a particular focus on infection control.
(Pictured: Damian running the Laboratory – a vital department in infection control)
Anne has extensive experience as a highly qualified Blood Scientist working with Medecins Sans Frontieres in Africa and Asia. Her knowledge of developing world health systems, as well as her kind and friendly disposition, assisted the staff to help identify and refine current practices.
Currently, Anne is a member of the Red Cross team of health care workers who are called into emergency situations around the world at very short notice.