News and Links of the Week | July 17, 2015

Photo Source: easybranches.com
Photo Source: easybranches.com

Welcome to this week’s link roundup. Catch up on on the latest with MAAWS and developments in Bangladesh and the rest of the world.

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year! In 2014 we have accomplish so much with your support. To date the MAAWS Health Complex has seen almost 5,000 patients. The Eye Health Camps have treated 699 patients and provided 72 patients with free cataract surgeries in 2013 & 2014. We have installed 297 drinking water tube wells in part of our drinking and sanitation program in 5 areas around Bangladesh. We have opened a brand new burn unit to treat burn victims and acid attack victims.

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IMANA Visits MAAWS

On November 26, we were proud of to host members of IMANA Medical Relief Team from the the US at the MAAWS Health Complex in Senbagh, Noakhali, Bangladeshi. Drs. Ismail Mehr, Khalique Zahir, Alex Kaminsky, Syed Shamsuddin, and Mohammad Salaluddin Mollah visited and met with our physicians and staff in addition to consulting cleft lip and acid attack victim patients in our new Noor Jahan Burn Center.

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