A/Professor MIniter and Professor Marco Lanzetta from Italy are currently planning another surgical mission to Jamkhed in February 2017. After the success of the first mission, it will be exciting and rewarding to return and see the patients who have undergone surgical treatment. There is also a host of others who need assessment and management…

In January 2016, A/Prof Miniter travelled pro bono to Jamkhed, India with the Comprehensive Rural Health Project. In cooperation with Prof Marco Lanzetta from Italy a hand surgeon and Dr Bruno Mastropasqua from Canada, a plastic surgeon, over 250 patients were reviewed and 65 essential operative procedures were conducted. At least 1.3 billion people worldwide lack access to the most basic…