EAU 2017 Graduation Ceremony

Celebratory Somali music blaring, colourful dresses sparkling, photographers flooding the scene. This was the atmosphere at the Maansoor Hotel hall at 8:30am on Thursday 12th October in Hargeisa, Somaliland. What a way to start the day! This splendid venue, with its...

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Volunteer- Tessa Concepcion

Tessa Concepcion conducted research on paediatric surgery throughout Somaliland at the Edna Adan University Hospital as part of a joint project with Duke University, USA. The aim of the research project was to identify the different types and the frequency of...

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Volunteer- Amanda Donis

Reflecting now on my 18 days in Hargeisa with Edna Adan and her brilliant medical staff continues to be a source of great inspiration for me. Before I embarked on my volunteer experience with Edna Adan Hospital, I only knew that I wanted to meet Ms. Edna Adan herself....

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Mother’s Day Celebration

This Mother's Day I have many reasons to be thankful.  The Edna Adan University Hospital (EAUH) in Somaliland just celebrated its 15th anniversary.  Since its opening in 2002, more than 20,000 babies have been delivered and over 1,000 midwives, nurses, and...

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Somaliland Requests Exemption from U.S. Executive Order

For Immediate Release REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND REQUESTS EXEMPTION FROM U.S. EXECUTIVE ORDER INTENDED TO PREVENT THE ENTRY OF FOREIGN TERRORISTS Hargeisa, Somaliland – The Republic of Somaliland today sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S....

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All in a Day’s Work at Edna Adan University Hospital

HARGEISA, Somaliland – It was early in the day and Dr.Shukri Mohamed Dahir of the Edna Adan University Hospital (EAUH) had already successfully completed four hydrocephalus surgeries -- shunt procedures – on infants, all under the age of 12 months. Each shunt surgery...

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Call For Research Abstracts

Edna Adan University is hosting a three-day Brain Awareness Advocacy Conference in collaboration with International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) Conference Dates 28-30 January, 2017 Hargeisa, Somaliland   Theme A healthy Brain for a healthy nation and its...

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Graduation Ceremony Class Of 2016

We couldn't be more proud of the 264 students who recently graduated from the Edna Adan University as fully fledged health professionals. Please join us in congratulating the 82 midwives, 48 nurses, 13 anaesthesiologists, 63 pharmacologists, 17 lab technicians, and 41...

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New Ambulance Donated by Australians

Sincerest thanks and appreciation to Australian Doctors For Africa (ADFA), Rotary Club of Brisbane High-Rise, and the many friends in Australia who gave so generously to our hospital's ambulance fund. This new vehicle replaces the tired 15-year-old ambulance that has...

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