Footsteps to Healing

Mother and daughter

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve women's health in Ethiopia through partnerships dedicated to building clinical service and health care capacity.

About the Problem

patient and caregiver

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.
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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.
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Join the cause

Our team travels twice a year to Ethiopia to perform pelvic floor surgeries. We are looking for healthcare providers and interested in joining our team.

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