life in the field

Everyday sacrifices

Brigitte is a nurse from Canada on her fourth field assignment with MSF in Port-au-Prince, Haiti as head nurse of a large obstetrical hospital. She is applying her experience gained from previous assignments as outreach nurse in Zemio, Central African Republic and Walikale, North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, as well as, nurse trainer in Bambari, Central African Republic.

Liberia: A time of change

Mark is a doctor from the UK, currently working at an MSF hospital in Liberia, a country where the health system is still recovering from the 2014 ebola outbreak. In this post Mark tells us about the changing seasons and his work to change how new mothers seek medical assistance.