Providing sustainable
medical education and care in African countries.
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Founded in December 2006 by Ruth Markus, in memory of her only child Alex.  AMECA is committed to healthcare delivery, training healthcare professionals and to healthcare education in sub-Saharan African countries, through sustainable initiatives. O[...] Read More ▶

In memory of Alex

About Alex By the age of 23, Alex was a junior doctor, a British Army officer and a qualified paratrooper. “Life was very much up for grabs for Alex and I doubt if I will ever know anyone else who made as much of his time as he did. The huge amount[...] Read More ▶

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AMECA Clinic Foundation Stone Ceremony

10 May 2016

The Minister of Health, Dr Peter Kumpalume, laid the first foundation bricks for The AMECA Primary Healthcare Clinic at Chilaweni Village, South Lunzu in a ceremony on May 3rd, 2016. The ceremony was attended by Ruthie Markus, CEO, AMECA and Paul Thomas, Clinical Director, AMECA, by representatives from The Department of Health, Lilongwe, The District […] Read More ▶

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