GPC Biannual eNewsletters
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: Friday, October 6th marked the official opening of LeBoHA’s Postgraduate Academic Center. The newly constructed facilities will allow for expanded teaching and learning, and receiving additional students, residents, and visitors. LNBS captured the event. Read more.
Celebrating World Family Doctor Day! Dr. Sebaka Malope reflects on World Family Doctor Day and his recent graduation with a Master’s in Health Professions Education: The 19th of May is earmarked by WONCA as World Family Doctor Day to celebrate the achievements of family physicians around the world in their different roles within health systems. In Lesotho, we have made progress and we have a growing number of family physicians. Read more.
LeBoHA was honored to receive the 2022 UN Interagency Task Force and the WHO Special Programme on Primary Health Care Award at the UN General Assembly on September 21st, 2022. This honor is in recognition of the achievement LeBoHA has made on strengthening Lesotho’s health system, by providing context-specific primary healthcare training for healthcare providers at the community level. Read more.
A Message from the CEO: During my recent trip to the United States in May, I was honored to accept on behalf of LeBoHA the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) 2022 Innovative Program Award. Read more.
A Message from the Director: 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, and an intern – training in the LeBoHA National Medical Internship Program. Read more.
A Message from Brian Jack: I’m delighted to share this newsletter that includes some exciting updates from LeBoHA. Some of you have not heard from us in awhile, however LeBoHA has continued to carry out its mission to help strengthen the health system of the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho. Some highlights of the progress we have made in recent years. Read more.