Cleft Lip & Palate Project (CLIPP)

Project Cleft Lip & Palate Project (CLIPP)
Objectives

• Improve the ability to eat, speak, hear and breathe, as well as restore appearance of to 50 targeted beneciaries. • Increase knowledge of local caregivers on infection control and post-operative care through ward rounds.

Project Partners Sitagu Ayudana Hospital
Activities

• Reconstructive surgery for congenital facial deformities • Teaching sessions to caregivers about infection control and post-operative care

Locations Sagaing, Myanmar
Period 24th June to 1st July, 2015
Accomplishments

91 cleft lip and/or palate reconstructive surgeries • 5 post-operative caregiver teaching sessions • 0 post-operative infections