About the Problem
In Ethiopia there is a silent epidemic of women suffering from conditions related to complications of child birth such as obstetric fistula, urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.
What We Do
OHSU has collaborated annually with Gimbie Adventist Hospital (GAH), a rural hospital in Western Ethiopia, to provide over 200 uterovaginal prolapse surgeries.
Support of Footsteps to Healing
$50 - Provides a suture box and surgical instrument
$100 - Provides a Midwifery Program text book
$175 - Provides prolapse surgery for one woman
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Join the cause
Footsteps to Healing book Illuminating the current state of women's health care in rural Ethiopia