This year (2019) there are 14 trips planned involving 81 volunteers to the South Pacific.
Countries visited this year will include PNG, Solomon Islands, Kiribati and Vanuatu.
If you would like to join one of these trips, or have sufficient experience to start a separate trip, please complete the “apply now” online application.
The status of planned trips is indicated by the colour of text :
Black text = trip not yet confirmed/approved by hospital.
green text = trip has been confirmed/approved by hospital.
red text = trip cancelled.
trip # 5: 18-26th May – Head and Neck, General Surgery – Sopas District Hospital (Enga Province), Papua New Guinea.
Trip #6: 25th May – 2nd June – Head & Neck – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands
Trip # 7: 1st June – 8th June – Gynae & Neurosurgery – Sopas District Hospital & Enga Province Hospital (Enga Province), Papua New Guinea.
Trip # 8: 30th June – 6th July – Head and Neck & Colorectal Surgery – Northern Provincial Hospital (NPH), Luganville, Espiritu Santo ,Vanuatu.
Trip # 9: 3rd July – 12th July – Gynae – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands.
Trip # 10: 3rd – 12th August- Colorectal Surgery – Sopas District Hospital & Enga Provincial Hospital (Enga Province), Papua New Guinea. – still needs one surgeon & one anaesthetist
Trip # 11: 29th Sept – 7 Oct 2019 – General Surgery – Kilu ‘ufi Hospital (Malaita Province), Solomon Islands – still needs one anaesthetist.
Trip # 12: 29th Sep – 7th Oct – General & Colorectal – Tungaru Central Hospital (TCH), Tarawa, Kiribati.
Trip # 13: 13th – 23rd September – General & Colorectal Surgery – Northern Provincial Hospital (Espiritu Santo), Vanuatu.
Trip # 14. 14th Oct – 20th Oct 2019 – General, Colorectal and Head & Neck Surgery – Gizo Hospital (Western Province), Solomon Islands. Awaiting Hospital approval.