Official Opening of the HopeXchange Medical Center and the launching of the Breast Cancer Department

by Angeline

The official opening of the HopeXchange Medical Centre on the 23 rd November 2018 marked also the launching of the Breast Cancer Department at the facility. Two surgical teams of experts From the Catholic University of Rome, Italy, and the Brust Zentrum of Zurich, Switzerland, treated several low income women that needed surgery. His Eminence Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect…



Professor Tsiri with HopeXchange Medical Center local leaders

by Angeline

A great addition to the cohort of medical experts at the HopeXchange Medical Center!  Professor Tsiri Agbenyega is flanked by Mario Cappello, Professor Riccardo Masetti and the local leaders of the Hospital. Prof Tsiri is a world famous Malariaologist and the former Provost and Dean of Medicine at KNUST. Prof. Agbenyega’s medical expertise and leadership…



Malaria/Infectious Diseases Symposium

by Angeline

A Malaria/Infectious Diseases Stakeholder’s Symposium was held at the HopeXchange Medical Center in the middle of August.  It was Co-Chaired by Dr. Michael Cappello – Professor of Pediatrics, Microbial Pathogenesis and Public Health  at Yale University and Chair of Council on African Studies and Dr. Francesco Castelli – Professor of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine…



HopeXchange Medical personnel on a Rural Medical Outreach

by Angeline

During the Malaria/Infectious Diseases Symposium held at HopeXchange in  mid-August, the Co- Chairs of the Symposium and some of the experts were introduced to the Rural Medical Outreach that the staff of HopeXchange Medical Center carry out in various outstations. During these outreaches in the remote parts of Ghana, clinical care is taken to people…



A US$2,000,000 grant from the people of Italy

by niumalta

Rome, Italy. The Italian Development Fund, through the Catholic Conference of Bishops (C.E.I.), has awarded two Million US Dollars to the HopeXchange Medical Center in Kumasi, Ghana. These funds would augment the diagnostic and surgical capabilities of the Center making it the first such medical center in sub-Saharan Africa for specialized clinical care, Translational Research…