Teaching Eye Surgery
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News articles published in: 2007
Revised instruments and gifts from UlrichSwiss



During my last trip to Mauritius, Moka ‘s Eye Hospital handed over to me 34 instruments needing to be sharpened and fixed. I’ve been able to send these to UlrichSwiss, a manufacturer which I was in relation with during my last main job. Mister Christophe Ulrich, the son of this small family company accepted to […]

Moka footage from May 2007



Teaching Eye Surgery FootageCheck out the following small footage I shot at Moka hospital in May 2007. During this period (19-29 May 07),the team led by Dr Tabatabay, Ophthalmic Surgeon, examined 300 patients, operated on 40 complex vitreo-retinal cases and carried three corneal grafts. [pro-player width=’400′ height=’300′ type=’video’]http://www.tesfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/video/mu_mka_flv_400x300_360_crr10.flv[/pro-player]

Protocol Agreement between HUG and Mauritius Health Ministry



Les Hôpitaux Universitaire de genève (HUG) will assist the ministry of health of Mauritius in the fight against diabetes. Yesterday a protocol agreement has been signed at Port-Louis by Bernard Gruson, HUG Director and the Health Minister Satish Faugoo who declared that: our number one public enemy is the diabetes. A person out of five […]