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A surgeon in the village

Tony Bartelme

A surgeon in the village

an American doctor teaches brain surgery in Africa

by Tony Bartelme

  • 191 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care,
  • Surgery,
  • Nervous system,
  • Neurosurgeons,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    The story of how U.S. trained brain surgeon Dilantha Ellegala practiced in Tanzania.

    Edition Notes

    StatementTony Bartelme ; with Catharina Hoek-Ellegala
    ContributionsHoek-Ellegala, Catharina
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD592.9.E55 B37 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 274 pages
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27232319M
    ISBN 100807044881
    ISBN 109780807044889
    LC Control Number2016030297
    OCLC/WorldCa954104239

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A surgeon in the village by Tony Bartelme Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a book that every student and practitioner of global surgery will find enjoyable and inspiring reading.” —Haile Debas, founding director of the University of California Global Health Institute “In A Surgeon in the Village, Tony Bartelme deftly weaves history and current affairs into a powerful story of redemption and hope.

This /5(45). A Surgeon in the Village tells the true story of Dr. Dilan Ellegala's quest to teach brain surgery in one of the poorest and most remote places on earth.

In vivid detail, the book also exposes one of the world's most neglected but serious public health problems - one that kills more people than malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS combined/5.

A Surgeon in the Village Tony Bartelme's new book tells the uplifting true story of Dr. Dilan Ellegala's quest to teach brain surgery in one of the poorest and most remote places on earth. Part love story, part global health investigation, A Surgeon in the Village is a vivid lesson in the power of teaching and discovery.

In hardcover by Beacon. The book is entitled A Surgeon in the Village: An American Doctor Teaches Brain Surgery in Africa () by Tony Bartelme, published by Beacon Press.

A Surgeon in the Village: An American Doctor Teaches Brain Surgery in Africa (Beacon Press, ) is the story of American neurosurgeon Dr. Dilan Ellegala’s efforts to provide medical aid in. A Surgeon in the Village tells the inspiring story of doctors who, through a "train-forward" philosophy, changed the health care of an African nation.

The story exposes a major and largely. This is a book that every student and practitioner of global surgery will find enjoyable and inspiring reading.” —Haile Debas, founding director of the University of California Global Health Institute “In A Surgeon in the Village, Tony Bartelme deftly weaves history and current affairs into a powerful story of redemption and hope.

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From the Brand: Beacon Press. The story of an American brain surgeon in Tanzania and the work he has done to develop surgeons in the East African country. InDilan Ellegala, a Sri Lanka–born American citizen and gifted neurosurgeon, took a sabbatical at a missionary hospital in Haydom, : Tony Bartelme.

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A global health love story. “In A Surgeon in the Village, Tony Bartelme deftly weaves history and current affairs into a powerful story of redemption and hope. This book is a page-turner that will leave you transfixed and transformed.” —James M. Scott, Pulitzer Prize finalist for Target Tokyo: Jimmy Doolittle and the Raid That Avenged Pearl Harbor.

“In A Surgeon in the Village, Tony Bartelme deftly weaves history and current affairs into a powerful story of redemption and hope. This book is a page-turner that will leave you transfixed and transformed.” —James M.

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This. A great read. A determined American doctor's attempt to execute a sustainable model to address shortage of medical professionals in Africa. I was captivated by the way the author skillfully takes you to the heart of an African Village to show the human challenges, courage, sacrifice, hope and how two people from two far off lands, find love and each s: This week’s surgery will he held at Martley Village Memorial Hall on Friday March 30 starting at 5pm.

Constituents can book a place in the usual way by speaking to a caseworker on Harriett will hold her next surgery after the Easter break in Malvern on April A list of upcoming surgery dates for next year are published here. Best book of For me, anyway. A Surgeon in the Village covers the professional and volunteer work of a neurosurgeon named Dilan Ellegala.

Dilan is an academic neurosurgeon expected to pioneer new techniques, publish papers, and be a star in the medical community.

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