May 2020 Newsletter

Hello and welcome to our latest newsletter. In this update, we share our new webinar series, introduce you to our latest War Doctor Hero and keep…

Taking our Training Online

To do what we can for our surgeons, we have launched a fortnightly webinar series led by David Nott and our faculty. During these sessions, we invite…

War Doctor Heroes: Meet Dr Binod

We are proud to introduce Dr Binod Dangal in the latest instalment of our War Doctor Heroes series, which celebrates our global network of surgeons.…

The Lancet: The COVID-19 response for vulnerable people affected by conflict

David Nott writes for The Lancet: Next year I will have worked full time in the UK's National Health Service (NHS) for 40 years. I seem to be a…

April 2020 Newsletter

Hello and welcome to our latest newsletter. In this update, we will share our new arrangements in light of COVID-19, bring you the story of a Syrian…

War Doctor Heroes: Meet Dr Ayman

Meet Dr Mohammed Ayman, a Syrian vascular surgeon and our latest War Doctor Hero. We first met Ayman back in 2013, when David Nott was volunteering…

A Tasty Fundraiser!

Back in February, two small businesses put their heads together and came up with a brilliant fundraising idea – a charity dinner! Based in…

War Doctor has landed in the United States!

War Doctor, David's harrowing memoirs of surgery on the front-lines, has arrived in book shops across the US. Spanning over 25 years, David Nott…

February 2020 Newsletter

Hello and welcome to our first newsletter of 2020! In this month's issue, we reflect on our recent mission to Yemen, and share Dr Koma Akim's…

War Doctor Heroes: Meet Dr Koma

We are delighted to feature Dr Koma Akim, a general surgeon from South Sudan, as our latest War Doctor Hero. South Sudan is the world's youngest…

Yemen HEST January 2020

The DNF team, in partnership with MSF Spain, recently returned from our latest mission to Yemen which brought in 31 surgeons from across the country…

December 2019 Newsletter

In this Christmas newsletter we celebrate you, our wonderful supporters. Thanks to your kindness and generosity, this year we have been able to…