24Feb, 2022

MEMBERS OF THE VIU-NED CHAIR IN GLOBAL NEUROSCIENCE AND SOCIAL CHANGE PARTICIPATE IN THE INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON HEALTH INTERVENTION AND RESEARCH

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    The co-directors and some members of the working group of the VIU-NED Chair in Global Neuroscience and Social Change have participated in the V International Congress of Intervention and Research in Health held on February 22nd and 23rd,  2022. Specifically, they have presented the systematic review conducted to explore the neuropsychological deficits associated with paediatric hydrocephalus, in the format of an Oral Communication.
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21Feb, 2022

NUEVA MISIÓN NEUROQUIRÚRGICA – FEBRERO 2022

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  This last weekend, our volunteers Dr. Amparo Roca Barber (Neurosurgeon and Coordinator), Dr. Berta Monleon Lopez (Anaesthesiologist) and Ms. Maria de la Peana Cristobal Cristobal (Scrub Nurse) have arrived at the Mnazi Mmoja NED Institute, making up our third Neurosurgical mission 2022.
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18Feb, 2022

NEducationD TEAM

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    Successful CPAngle Cyst Hemangioblastoma surgery at NED Institute (Zanzíbar). February 2022 “Education can use to change the world” NEducationD Team
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2Feb, 2022

ICU MISSIONS – JANUARY 2022

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  After these difficult two years, we are resuming our ICU Project. First of all, Dr Maria Colomo Gonzalez (Intensivist) has traveled to Mnazi Mmoja Hospital in Zanzibar (Tanzania) and will remain on the island until February 15th. Yesterday, Tuesday February 1st , Dr Pablo Extremera Navas (Intensivist), Coordinator of this Project, arrived at the Hospital and will return Spain on February 12th.
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31Jan, 2022

NEW VIU-NED CHAIR RESEARCH PROJECT IN GLOBAL NEUROSCIENCE AND SOCIAL CHANGE APPROVED

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          The research project “Determination of the Neuropsychological profile in patients with paediatric hydrocephalus living in Zanzibar (Tanzania)” has been approved in the last call for internal research projects VIU 2021-2022. This project integrates two branches of Neurosciences such as Neuropsychology and Neurosurgery to investigate the neuropsychological factors associated with hydrocephalus, a disease especially prevalent in low-income countries.
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24Jan, 2022

SECOND NEUROSURGICAL MISSION – JANUARY 2022

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  After our volunteer and President, Dr Jose Piquer, yesterday, January 23rd, Dr Alain Flor-Goikoetxea Gamo (Neurosurgeon and Coordinator), Dr Jose Undabeitia Huerta (Neurosurgeon) and Dr. Ivan Arazo Iglesias (Anesthesiologist) have joined  forming a new Neurosurgical mission to the Mnazi Mmoja NED Institute in Zanzibar (Tanzania).
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20Jan, 2022

FIRST NEWBORN MISSION – JANUARY 2022

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  On January 18th , our first NEWBORN mission arrived at the Mnazi Mmoja NED institute in Zanzibar.. It is composed of Ms. Estefania Sirvent Perez (Neonatal Nurse and Coordinator) and Ms. Violeta Anton Grane (Neonatal Nurse).
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14Jan, 2022

NED STARTS 2022 WITH NEW PROJECTS

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We have started 2022 full of enthusiasm! Over the next three months, the first COSECSA resident programme training three local doctors will be held at the NED Institute in Zanzibar; specialists in Neurosurgery and Intensive Care will participate in several medical missions, a neuroanatomy course will be organised in March, and we will renew the agreement for the House of Hope.
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