Lesotho Medical Journal Reboot

Lesotho Medical Journal Reboot

The 15th edition of the Lesotho Medical Journal (LMJ) was published by LeBoHA in September 2021 (click here to download a copy). The Journal, previously named the Lesotho Medical Association Journal, is now renamed as the Lesotho Medical Journal. This change was made to broaden its impact among health professional…
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LeBoHA Featured on the Cover of a Journal Known all Across Africa

LeBoHA Featured on the Cover of a Journal Known all Across Africa

The cover of the Africa Health Journal published in July cited LeBoHA as an example for “strengthening health systems from the bottom up”. The article, written by LeBoHA CEO, ‘M’e Elizabeth Nkabane-Nkholongo demonstrates how LeBoHA’s “Problem Solving for Better Health®” workshop funded by the Dreyfus Foundation for many years has…
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LeBoHA Stroke Protocol Published

LeBoHA Stroke Protocol Published

The prestigious African Journal of Neurological Sciences published a protocol for stroke treatment entitled “Stroke Treatment In A Low Resource Setting: The Motebang Hospital Protocol”. The first two authors at registrars in the LeBoHA FMSTP. Avra Goldman MD, faculty of the BU Department of Family Medicine and Steve Greenberg MD…
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Two Impressive Basotho Doctors

Two Impressive Basotho Doctors

Registrar Spotlight: Dr. Moletsane Moeko First year registrar from Maseru, Lesotho Why did you choose Family Medicine? To be a doctor who can make a difference, who not only cures the disease but heals the patient holistically. What do you like about FMSTP? I feel like I'm becoming a better…
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A Message from the Director: Nov, 2021

A Message from the Director: Nov, 2021

During my September trip to the Mountain Kingdom, I learned that there are now an additional three Basotho Doctors in the rural, mountainous town of Mokhotlong: a Family Medicine specialist consultant who trained in the LeBoHA Family Medicine Specialty Training Program (FMSTP), a registrar currently in training in the FMSTP,…
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The Lesotho National Internship Program

The Lesotho National Internship Program

Pictured above are some of our medical interns receiving PPE. The Lesotho National Internship Program, launched in April 2019 continues to grow and develop. The program now has more than 40 interns, all Basotho doctors who have returned to Lesotho to complete this 2 year program. The program is run…
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Reaccreditation Boot Camp

Reaccreditation Boot Camp

Taole Mangope, Moretlo Thulo and Paballo Lethunya meet to plan for reaccreditation of FMSTP based on Lesotho Council of Higher Education framework, which will be submitted in September making LeBoHA a degree (MMedFAM) granting educational organization.
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Building New Facilities for Teaching and Learning

Building New Facilities for Teaching and Learning

A rendering of the upcoming postgraduate campus funded by USAID. The groundbreaking is scheduled in the next 2-3 months. Construction includes 2 houses, a second “Bill Bicknell house” (8 bedrooms), an academic center with conference facilities, kitchen and dining space, and a library. These facilities, now being referred to as…
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