Demystifying Psychiatry

Professor Johannes Thome, Professor of Psychiatry, Swansea Medical School: March/April 2009 for 2 weeks. Teaching in psychiatry for final year students. Delivered a guest lecture entitled “Demystifying Psychiatry” to a large audience from Gambia University that was also… Read More

Diabetic Foot E-Learning Module for the Gambia

Some members of the module development team at the Diabetes Unit, Morriston Hospital. From Left to Right: Steve Allen, Alex Werhun, Lamin Jaiteh, Ros Thomas, Geoff Stephens.

Alex Werhun & Jeff Stephens of the Morriston Hospital Diabetes Unit have written an article for publication talking about how the diabetic foot e-learning module was developed. Download the article here: SGL Diabetes Report

Gambia Swansea Vision 2020 Link Newsletter

The first Gambia – Swansea Vision 2020 Link newsletter has been circulated. Download it here: Vision 2020 Newsletter

Gambia-Swansea Vision 2020 Link


A generous sum of £3000 was awarded in December 2008 by the Tropical Health and Education Trust. This Link has developed an action plan and this funding will allow the first stages of this to be implemented.

Diabetes Foot in The Gambia


Alex Werhun, Senior House Office and Ros Thomas, Chief Podiatrist, presented the E-Learning Module in the Diabetic Foot to a group of general practitioners during their annual update in diabetes. Two sessions were held at the Liberty Stadium… Read More

New E-Learning resource on the Diabetic Foot

Ward Rounds Surgical Ward - The Gambia

The latest eLearning module in our international health series was launched this week. This module focuses on the assessment and management of the diabetic foot.  It was developed in response to a direct request from our partners in… Read More