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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Anaesthetic machines

Anaesthetic Machines for Malawi

13 Aug 2015

Donation of anaesthetic machines to Malawi; AMECA’s clinical director, Paul Thomas with staff from St Helier Hospital for the first stage of the journey. In a collaboration between our Dutch colleagues at Malawi.Kom and AMECA, the machines will begin their journey to Malawi where we will ensure they are delivered to Bangula Mission Hospital and […] Read More ▶

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