Doctor Training program

The Medical Training program has continued uninterrupted, and continues to raise the standards for Family Medicine training in Timor-Leste. In the distant communities of this nation, every doctor needs to practice like a true family physician: able to deal with...

Nurse and midwife training

The Nurse & Midwife Training program is the next furthest progressed, under the leadership of Australian RN, Lauren Crase. This program has been taking shape in recent weeks, in close partnership with St John of God Health, laying the groundwork for the training...

HIV Program

The HIV program is also still in a development phase. Led by our HIV Doctor, Dr Tony Elias, we’ve been working closely with the Ministry of Health and National HIV Program to plan the development of a new HIV centre. Our history in HIV care is very strong, and our...

The malnutrition program

The Malnutrition program is also taking shape. We recognise the enormous need – Timor Leste has the worst malnutrition outside of Africa – and we know we have a proven track record in delivering quality malnutrition care. Approximately one in four children with severe...