• Dr Samah

    We are proud to introduce Dr Samah in the latest instalment of our War Doctor Heroes. These features share the stories of our global family of surgeons. Their courage, diligence and dedication inspires everything that the Foundation strives to achieve. Dr Samah is the only female surgeon in Aden...

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  • Awss Amiad Yehva, Iraq

    We are delighted to feature Dr Awss from Iraq as our latest War Doctor Hero. Dr Awss was responsible for eight field hospitals in Iraq during the worst of the fight with ISIS and he continues to treat victims of war there. He has trained with us overseas and...

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  • We are very proud to share that David has been named as one of the BA 100, a list that celebrates the top one hundred makers of Modern Britain. Curated by British Airways to commemorate their landmark centenary year, those featured represent the best of business, environment, fashion, film...

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  • Dr Aesha Alghamii-04

    War Doctor Heroes features the stories of our global family of surgeons. Their devotion to saving lives inspires us to keep moving forward. Conflict doesn’t stop, neither do we. In this feature, we’re proud to introduce Dr Aeshah from Libya.  Dr Aeshah travelled 1,000 miles to attend our HEST...

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  • Copy of FOUR YEARS OF THE DAVID NOTT FOUNDATION (2)

    Today we are celebrating four years of the David Nott Foundation. Thank you for your support; for four years of running marathons, training surgeons, technological pioneering and building global networks. Throughout the week on social media we have been highlighting some of the achievements that we have made so...

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  • 2

    This is our latest news update from the David Nott Foundation. In this month’s issue:  The David Nott Foundation turns four years old! Introducing Heston: our silicon cadaver transforming surgical training We highlight one of our #wardoctorheroes, Dr Omar from Iraq     Four years of the David Nott...

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  • omaredit

    This is Omar. He is an orthopaedic surgeon in Iraq. He came on one of our surgical training courses in 2018. We heard that, following a massive road traffic accident, a young patient was brought into his hospital with a compound hip fracture. He was losing so much blood...

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  • Heston

    Our newest team member is Heston: a life-sized replica human crafted from silicon. Heston plays a leading role in our overseas training programmes, so far helping us in Yemen and Kenya. Named after our Hostile Environment Surgical Training (HEST) course, Heston’s intensive design and ingenious construction process ensure that...

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  • Frederick Watson Post

    Frederick Watson is running the Great North Run for the David Nott Foundation! Frederick grew up in Newcastle and did the Great North Run for the first time in 2002. He now lives in South Island, New Zealand, and will be strapping on his running shoes and flying back...

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