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Surgical Volunteer Opportunities

Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Service Workshops

Senior level pediatric/congenital cardiac surgeons are our team leaders. Individuals should be well versed and experienced in all types of congenital cardiac surgery from neonatal repairs for TGA, IAA/VSD and HLHS to complex re-operative surgery in addition to the routine pediatric cardiac surgical cases. Pediatric Cardiac Surgical Residents may accompany senior level surgeons to gain additional experience in complex repairs in certain locations.

Missions run throughout 2017 and include the following locations: Kharkiv, Ukraine; Tobruk, Libya; Basra, Iraq; Skopje, Macedonia; Tehran, Iran; Rabat, Morocco and South Lebanon.

Positions Needed:
Anesthesiologist
Pediatric/Congenital Cardiac Surgeon
Scrub Nurse
Perfusionist
Intensivist
ICU Nurses
ICU Nurse Practitioner
Biomedical Engineer
Respiratory Therapist

Trips fill rapidly, so please check the website for the posting of the 2017 schedule in order to secure a spot on the team for the site you are interested in volunteering.

The trip schedule for 2017 will be available in late October 2016 for January -- June of 2017. There are more than 12 trips planned in the first 6 months. Applications can be found on our website at www.cardiac-alliance.org. 

William Novick Global Cardiac Alliance
Contact: William Novick
Application: www.cardiac-alliance.org
Application Deadline: Ongoing


Volunteer with The Palestine Children's Relief Fund

We are a nonprofit, nonpolitical humanitarian medical relief group building pediatric cardiac surgery programs in the West Bank and Gaza Strip by sponsoring medical missions to treat children and train local doctors and nurses. We have been working for 25 years in this field and have sponsored several past successful and safe missions with excellent results.

The Palestine Children's Relief Fund organizes multiple volunteer trips throughout the year to the Palestine Medical Complex in Ramallah, West Bank, and the European Gaza Hospital in Khan Younis, Gaza. 

Positions Needed:
Cardiac surgery
Perfusion
Anesthesia
Intensivist
ICU nursing

The Palestine Children's Relief Fund
Contact: Steve Sosebee  
Application: Send CV and interest email
Application Deadline: Ongoing


Volunteer Across the World with Open Heart International

Open Heart International is an Australian based NGO that travels globally building capacity and training clinicians and also providing world class care to those in need. Open Heart International welcomes expressions of interest from experienced personnel.

Open Heart International travels through Asia, the Pacific, and Africa and focuses on adult cardiac and congenital surgery. View www.ohi.org.au for more details. 

Open Heart International
Contact: Michael Were  
Application: www.ohi.org.au
Application Deadline: Ongoing 


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