US Embassy programme undertakes medical training in Region One


US Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch (standing at right) conversing with one of the trainees (US Embassy photo)

The U.S. Embassy Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP) Team conducted medical training with members of the Guyanese Ministry of Health in Port Kaituma on Tuesday and yesterday.

A release yesterday from the US Embassy said that the team instructed hospital personnel, teachers, local volunteers, Guyanese police officers, and members of the Guyanese Defence Force about basic trauma care, preventative medicine, women’s health, sex education, and veterinary medicine.