The Women Who Inspire Catherine 60for60

September 4, 2019   Throughout her 95 years Dr Catherine Hamlin has been an inspiration to thousands of people across the world – but do you know about the people who inspired Catherine?  Many fascinating people in both the medical...
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Catherine Honoured with Women’s Leadership Award Catherine

July 26 2019   Dr Catherine Hamlin has been honoured with the ‘NSW Award for Excellence in Women’s Leadership’ by Women & Leadership Australia (video below). The award was in recognition of Catherine’s 60 years of dedication to the eradication...
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25 Midwifery Students on the Cusp of Graduation Midwives

June 28, 2019   The Final Hurdle This month saw 25 Hamlin midwifery students complete their final clinical placements, as they ready for their graduation with a Bachelor of Science (Midwifery) from the Hamlin College of Midwives on 14th July...
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Ethiopia Celebrates Catherine’s 60 years 60for60

May 31, 2019   On Wednesday 29th May, Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia celebrated Dr Catherine Hamlin’s 60 years of life-changing work in Ethiopia. The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and First Lady Zinash Tayachew visited the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital to...
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May 23- International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

May 23, 2019   Today on International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, the Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation reflects on the progress made over the past 60 years at Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia, and looks forward to the day when fistula is...
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Kate’s Adventure in Ethiopia Champions

November 12, 2019   The Hamlin Ethiopian Adventure is the trip of a lifetime and one not easily forgotten, but don’t take our word for it. Hear from Kate, a Hamlin volunteer and 2019 Hamlin Ethiopian Adventurer, about her experience...
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60 years – 60,000 women Catherine

March 29, 2019   In 1959, Drs Catherine and Reg Hamlin began a journey that they thought would last three years and help a handful of women. Instead, they would forever change the maternal health landscape of Ethiopia. The Hamlin...
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A stroll down memory lane with Birru 60for60

March 26, 2019   Birru and Catherine We took a stroll down memory lane with Dr Catherine Hamlin’s good friend and colleague Birru to reflect on the past 60 years of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. — 60,000 women with an obstetric...
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The first of thousands 60for60

March 15, 2019   A shocking introduction to fistula Doctors Catherine and Reg Hamlin had been working at the Princess Tsehai Hospital for only a week when they came across their first patient with an obstetric fistula. It was a...
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