Category Archives: Health (“Doc see me”) Will Change Telemedicine in Rural & Remote PNG.

Telemedicine platform stand to make a huge impact in increasing access to doctors in rural PNG. I have been writing and researching about telemedicine on my blog since 2007 and just today I Googled around looking for a free … Continue reading

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Cancer Screening Is Key To Preventing Deaths From Cancer!

With so much being written in main stream media and discussions on social media on cancer treatment in PNG, I think the PNG public need to be informed and be made aware. Cancer comes in many forms! There are tissue … Continue reading

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PNG Medical & Health Sciences University to be established!

I first wrote about a stand alone PNG National Medical University in November 2014. You can read the post here. After 2 years, the PNG government has approved its establishment. Read about it here. The concept has been around for … Continue reading

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Crowd funding campaign to support ePathPG: a telepathology cancer diagnosis in Papua New Guinea.

My friend Ian Garbett has initiated a crowd funding campaign to support ePathPG. Visit the campaign site to donate. Ian aims to raise £2000.  

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Shortage of Pathologists in Papua New Guinea Contributing to Long Turn-Around-Time for Cancer Diagnosis

I was invited by PNG Air this week for the Pinktober Cancer Awareness information session. PNG Air, one of the major third level airlines in PNG organised the event to allow their employees to be informed about cancer as a … Continue reading

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