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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Preventing Fistula: A Hamlin Success Story Midwives

12 November, 2020     It only takes one midwife to transform a community; each Hamlin Midwife is a success story. Hamlin Midwives prevent obstetric fistulas from occurring by providing quality perinatal and postnatal care to women in rural Ethiopia....
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Catherine Hamlin, Fierce Girl Catherine

29 October, 2020     Dr Catherine Hamlin was a woman who defended the right for every woman and girl to live a healthy and full life. She was committed to her patients, treating them with respect and love. 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...
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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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