Teaching 86 war doctors in Vinnytsia, Ukraine

86 more Ukrainian doctors are now armed with trauma surgery skills that will help them improve the care they give to victims injured on the…

“Maternal health isn’t just a medical issue, it’s a societal barometer.”

 Every two minutes, a woman loses her life to preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. These staggering statistics stress the need for…

Joining forces with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh to deliver our HEST-UK course

In a landmark collaboration aimed at addressing the critical shortage of skilled surgical care in conflict and disaster zones, we are teaming up with…

“The patients. The families. They’re all in my head.”

Our Co-Founder David Nott recently travelled to Rafah, Gaza, to help treat the thousands suffering from war injuries, malnourishment, and everyday…

Our new Betty Boothroyd Scholarship Fund

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new Scholarship Fund in memory of our late Patron and beloved friend, The Rt Hon. The Baroness…

103 surgical life savers in Tripoli, Libya

We’re back from a week in the Libyan city of Tripoli after completing a first-in-our-history mission. We upskilled 103 doctors – the largest number…

Two years of war and two years of attacks on healthcare

Two years have passed since Russia's invasion of Ukraine and the scars continue to run deep. As published in the Foreign Policy Centre, our CEO, Elly…

Our second mission for Palestine: Empowering medical heroes

In the ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict, tens of thousands have lost their lives and hundreds of thousands are now displaced. Hundreds of casualties have…

Anaesthesia course in Moldova addresses healthcare challenges amidst Ukraine crisis

In the wake of the escalating conflict in Ukraine, Moldova, a neighbouring country, is grappling with the concern of being somehow drawn into the…

End of Year Reflection from our CEO

At the David Nott Foundation, we strive for a world where access to safe, skilled surgical care is a reality for all.    In areas affected by…

Surgeons and anaesthetists rapidly trained to treat trauma injuries in Gaza

During a remarkable four-day Hostile Environment Surgical Training (HEST) course, surgeons and anaesthetists from the UK, Germany, Sweden, Norway and…

Funding paediatric trauma training for two Ukrainian surgeons 

In the wake of ongoing conflict, we have taken a significant step in supporting Ukrainian doctors. To further strengthen Ukraine’s medical workforce,…