Case Study: Malnutrition means six year old Towani is the height of a three year old

Heather Ashcroft (Zambian Project Coordinator) describes one of her weekly visits to Ngwerere Rural Health Centre: "Weekly visits to newly trained Clinical Officers are a critical part of the implementation of the Virtual Doctors Project into rural health…Read More

The VDP Needs Your Support

The Virtual Doctor Project is coming to the end of its first year on the ground in Zambia. With six sites established and more on the way, both in Zambia and Tanzania, our aim is to be involved in the treatment of 1000 patients a year within 18 months. We can…Read More

U Shop - Shop Donates to VDP!

Imagine if every time you bought something the shop donated a percentage to the VDP automatically? It is easy to register and do just that with Give As You Live

The New VDP Fizzbook Telemedicine Unit

Our new VDP Fizzbook Telemedicine Units are now available. These dust-proof, splash-proof and robust laptops will offer a huge improvement in usability for all our sites, and having battery backup means they can even be used during power cuts! Please don't…Read More

New VDP Google+ Page

We now have a sparkling new Google+ page, full of all the usual news, photos, videos and discussions about The Virtual Doctor Project and Zambia in general. Why not follow us? Also in case you didn't know, we have…Read More

Merry Christmas!!

First of all the Virtual Doctor Project Team would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We would like to take this opportunity to thank everybody who has supported the project this year by giving donations, volunteering their…Read More

Pioneers of Health: Africa Competition – Please vote for us today!

We have entered the project in the GOOD Pioneers of Health: Africa competition and we have one week only ( until Monday October 28th ) to collect as many votes as possible. Please take just a few moments to go to…Read More
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