Monthly Archives: April 2016


Mercy is one of the first patient’s opearted on by Open Heart International in Tanzania this year


And the post op’s in Tanzania are coming into ICU

Dr Ian Nicholson

I am no Charles Wooley, but I am humbled to be able to tell Dr Ian Nicholson’s story. To paint a picture; Dr Nicholson has received an Order of Australia, […]

Wilfred & Lightness

The team have arrived in Tanzania and are about to operate on their first patients

In light of Anzac Day

Jen Evans, one of Open Heart International’s long term volunteers talks about her time in the Navy and contributing to OHI.

‘The Bachelor’ made me do it

Media volunteer Brittany Dupree shares on how she became involved with Open Heart International


Onesmo Mhewa, along with paediatric Surgeon Godwin Sharau, and cardiologist Naizihiiwa Mnong’one joined the team in Rwanda and will now host the team in Tanzania this week.


One of our well traveled OHI volunteers – Lisa Perrett

Wrap up Dinner

The team attend an offical celebratory dinner held by the Rwandese hosts.

Happy Judith

Judith Kyengo, one of the Nursing Unit Manager at the King Faisal Hospital is always happy to see the Open Heart International team return