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PEDAL4PNG Update – How the Riders have gone!

Congratulations to all the Pedal4PNG riders – fundraisers for Australian Doctors International’s (ADI) – who have just completed their cycle from Namatanai to Kavieng in #PNG this week. They covered 260kms of road in New Ireland Province, visited some of the #healthcare clinics and hospitals supported by ADI, and met a few of the locals too.  See the photos […]

Mark Your Diary For Seaforth Bowling Club Event On 14 July

ADI is privileged to be supported by the Seaforth Bowling Club (SBC) on Saturday 14 July with a cabaret evening held in our honour. SBC is generously dedicating the evening to support ADI with all funds raised going to further ADI’s healthcare work in PNG. The evening promises to be a special event and if you’re a […]

Dr Rose Haywood working in health centre in PNG.

World TB Day Highlights PNG Struggles With Deadly Disease

World TB Day rolls around every year on 24 March. It’s a day to highlight the awful statistics (1) that accompany this deadly disease, namely: One fourth of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis (TB). In 2016, 10.4 million people around the world became sick with TB disease. There were 1.7 million TB-related deaths worldwide. […]

George Barrett prepares for his ride in PNG

Experience A Ride Of A Lifetime When You PEDAL4PNG

Next week George Barrett is relocating to New Ireland, PNG, to take up a position as Health Coordinator for six months. He’s moving from Manly with his wife and daughter. While there he has another important role to undertake and that’s leading the Pedal4PNG bike ride from Namatanai to Kavieng in May 2018. George said […]

PEDAL4PNG

Pedal4PNG Australian Doctors International (ADI) is planning an inaugural fundraising bike ride through Papua New Guinea’s New Ireland Province in May 2018 called Pedal4PNG. The purpose of the ride is to raise funds to support ADI’s health patrols in PNG. The ride is a unique opportunity to bring Australians to New Ireland to participate in an […]

New Ireland Child Health Care with ADI

The Impact of ADI’s Health Patrols

A summary of Dr Tim Baird’s personal reflection on his volunteer placement: Having returned from working as a volunteer doctor with Australian Doctors International (ADI) in Papua New Guinea’s New Ireland Province (NIP), I can look back with fond memories of a life-altering journey. It was an incredible and challenging job, a completely unique world […]

Evidence ADI’s work in New Ireland is effective

Supporting health service delivery in New Ireland: an evaluation of ADI health patrols ANU DevPolicy blog, based on Dr Klara Henderson’s 5 year evaluation of ADI’s New Ireland work. For almost fifteen years, Australian Doctors International (ADI) has been running integrated health patrols in some of the remotest areas of Papua New Guinea, beginning in […]