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Australian Doctors International (ADI) recently participated in the review by the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and the Victorian Institute of Forensic  Medicine that led to the Final Report of the Independent Review on Prevention of Sexual Misconduct. Klara Henderson CEO shared her support of the report’s findings and said: “ADI has already actively...
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Dear Friend, Meet Joe.   Joe is an 11 year old boy from New Ireland Province in PNG with a smile that lights up a room. He lives in a community so remote that until ADI volunteer doctors and healthcare workers arrived by boat late last year, Joe had never received medical treatment despite his significant...
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Video and Article on ADI in the Spotlight for ACFID Resources Management  
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57 out of every 1,000 children born in PNG die before they reach the age of 5*.  You can be part of the solution. Through your generosity, ADI sends volunteer doctors to PNG’s community frontline – to meet them where they live. Our doctors go on bush outreach patrols via boat, helicopter, 4WD and sometimes hike...
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A great article by Dr Klara Henderson, ADI’s CEO. Here she highlights ADI’s approach to healthcare on the frontline in rural and remote PNG. Read more – Turning on health services remotely.
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Dr Rose Haywood working in health centre in PNG.
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....
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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...
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End of Financial Year Campaign – When you give to ADI, you are helping the mothers and children of our nearest neighbour who need your help.
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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...
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ADI Doctor Stories

Matt Kelly boarding a plane to Kiunga Western Provinc
ADI Dr Yen Lim heading out to Patrol in New Ireland PNG
Dr Penny Uther, New Ireland, April 2018
ADI Dr Susanne Leenders and baby in Namatanai PNG
ADI volunteer doctor, Dr Rose Haywood training in PNG
Dr Roeland Krann In-Service training New Ireland
Dr De Boer and Dr Oosterhuis-at-Namatani PNG
ADI Health Coordinator Dr Agnes De Boer in PNG
ADI volunteers Dr Rong Bing and Kiasha McInnis