British paediatricians help Palestinians with training in child healthBMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39398.527778.DB (Published 15 November 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:1013
- Owen Dyer
Doctors from the UK Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and workers in child health from Gaza and the West Bank recently attended a ceremony for seven doctors and two nurses who received Palestinian certificates in child health. The presentation, given by the college's president, Patricia Hamilton, in a ceremony in the West Bank, marks the culmination of seven years' work to offer a course in child health to Palestinian doctors and nurses. The training was put together by the college and offered partly by distance learning.
The paediatrician Tony Waterston, of Newcastle University, …