Tanzania

The Dutch FP Belia Klaassen has already many years a General practice. The clinic has a website and her newsletter in Dutch has a fascinating story and tells also about her werk in DRC (Congo).

Family Medicine Training not a State policy yet in Tanzania
No FM-training yet, except for Aga Khan in Dar, but there are lots of initiatives in FM. Click here to read more.

Palliative care is a Family Medicine spearhead
Rubya Hospital is an advocate in training nurses in Palliative Care, doing home visits in the villages.
Fons Mathot’s has a brief story on the training and a compelling home visit. 

PUM
Read more on the recent visit of Prof. Niek de Wit with PUM in Tanzania.