Invitation to Mentor Echo Training Courses
Target physician groups:
Adult Internists, Paediatricians, Adult Cardiologists, Anaesthetists
Where: Training centre at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital, Cape Coast, Ghana
Dates 2019: 9-16 March, 10-15 June and 18-23 November
Open dates: April, May and September
Duration: At least one week
Travel Support: Air tickets, boarding and lodging will be provided
Working and Training of Young Physicians from Overseas
InterCor will develop high quality teaching and training programs with standards to offer overseas trainees wishing to join the team for short or long periods. PASCaTS is applying to European chambers of physicians for supporting trainees taking time out of program to widen their clinical skills and knowledge in tropical cardiovscaular medicine.
Project Management: PASCaTS in collaboration with DHZB.
Whom to send your application: You may send your application to
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org cc: email@example.com
Prof. Dr. Charles Yankah, President & Founder, PASCaTS
InterCor is a taskforce of PASCaTS which is recruiting volunteer cardiovascular specialists for missions in Ghana, West Africa. It operates in collaboration with PASCAR, German Heart Centre Berlin, Paediatric Clinic Berlin, University of Erlangen, to train physicians in echocardiography/cardiology in Ghana (Phase II). Its aims are to strengthen universal health coverage for the underserved population at secondary and tertiary level. The project will support perioperative cardiac care to strengthen the cardiology services and improve the outcomes of long-term follow-up patients.
InterCor has just completed a heart screening program for rheumatic heart disease (RHD) among 4750 children and adolescents in Ghana (Phase I).
Cardiac surgery program will begin in late 2019 with a team comprises of paediatric and adult cardiac surgeons and cardiologists, cardiac anaesthesiologists, cardiovascular nurses (OR, ICU and General), perfusionists, physiotherapists, bio-engineers, coordinators (managers). Volunteers are invited to join with an application to: firstname.lastname@example.org