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BD’s Generous Donation to ADI

ADI relies on building enduring and productive partnerships with Australian corporations and none is stronger that that with BD (Becton Dickenson). The medical technology company has invested heavily since 2012 in training of pathology workers in New Ireland PNG beside generously donating equipment. This has allowed local health staff there to better care for their...
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Annual General Meeting

All Members of Australian Doctors International Inc are cordially invited to attend the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the ASSOCIATION on MONDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 2019 AT 6.00 PM Venue: ADI Office, Bupa Building, 550C Sydney Road, Seaforth, NSW, 2092 Please RSVP to the ADI office, hradmin@adi.org.au or 02 9907 8988 by 18 November 2019
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ADI supports ACFID recommendations to prevent sexual misconduct

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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What does Christmas mean for families in rural PNG?

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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Watch ADI in the Spotlight for ACFID Resource Management

Video and Article on ADI in the Spotlight for ACFID Resources Management  
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ADI Urgently Needs Your Support!

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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Turning on Health Services Remotely

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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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...
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End of Financial Year Campaign

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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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...
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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