The Hamlin College of Midwives Midwives

December 18, 2016   Dr Catherine Hamlin has worked for almost 60 years to eradicate obstetric fistula in Ethiopia. She established the Hamlin College of Midwives in 2007 because she knew the only way to prevent childbirth injuries occurring in...
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Hayat: a Hamlin Midwife’s Journey Midwives

27 July 2020   An outstanding student becomes an outstanding midwife For Hayat Tesfaye, the Hamlin College of Midwives is more than just a place to study midwifery – it’s a place where young students grow and make memories to last a...
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Hamlin Midwives Preventing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV Midwives

July 6, 2020   Skilled midwives are the difference between life and death, the difference between healthy mothers and horrendous fistula injuries and often they are also the difference between healthy babies and those born with HIV. The Hamlin College of Midwives was established...
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Obituary: Dr Catherine Hamlin Catherine

March 19, 2020   Official Obituary from Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation Dr Catherine Hamlin 1924 – 2020 “When I die, this place will go on for many, many years until we have eradicated fistula altogether – until every woman in...
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Catherine Hamlin was a living, breathing saint Catherine

March 25, 2020   By Carolyn Hardy, Chief Executive Officer, Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation    You can live a lifetime and not meet a saint. Catherine Hamlin was a living, breathing saint. I’ve worked in the international development sector for...
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Hamlin’s Prevention Program: 2019 Midwives

December 13, 2019   The Hamlin Prevention Program continued to see success in 2019 with Hamlin midwives in particular making an enormous impact on the Ethiopian maternal healthcare landscape. Training midwives is essential to achieving Dr Catherine Hamlin’s goal of...
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