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Doctors Day in May campaign update

Dear colleagues, Thank you for your generous contribution to Doctor’s Day in May 2015. We have collected over $70,000 so the Twice The Doctor foundation has raised over $300,000 since inception 18 months ago. For those who have yet to contribute to this year’s campaign but wish to do so there’s still time. Remember the

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Doctors Day in May 2015

Dear All On Thursday 21st May, numerous doctors from Gosford and Wyong hospitals will be donating a day’s pay to help fund the work of doctors and nurses in Africa, thereby being “Twice the Doctor”. There will also be a major launch at Royal Prince Alfred hospital with media attending. There has been quite a

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Gearing up for Doctors Day in May 2015

Dear colleagues and supporters,   Thank you for your generous support of the Twice The Doctor Foundation which has raised approximately $1/4 Million for boosting Sierra Leone health infrastructure, combating Ebola and treating reversible blindness in Kenya (with funds being administered by UNICEF and the Fred Hollows Foundation)   UNICEF’s Chief Executive Norman Gillespie asked

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D-Day for Ebola campaign update

Dear Colleagues Thank you for your response to D-Day for Ebola. We have raised close to $40,000 which means the Twice the Doctor Foundation has raised a total of nearly a quarter of a million dollars in its inaugural year. The epidemic, particularly in Sierra Leone continues to grow so for those who have not

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D-Day for Ebola campaign

Dear Colleagues D-Day for Ebola is this Monday 8th December 2014. This campaign is endorsed by the AMA. The campaign is also endorsed by Julie Bishop, Minister for Foreign Affairs. Campaign Poster – See attachment. 7.30 Report: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-11-28/doctor-calls-on-gps-to-give-a-days-pay-to-ebola/5927254 Please consider joining your colleagues and contributing to this emergency by going to the website. www.twicethedoctor.org.au Kind

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Fred Hollows/Twice The Doctor video

Dear colleagues, Just in way of feedback for your previous generosity: There will be a piece on the Twice The Doctor/ UNICEF D-Day for Ebola project on the 7.30 Report( ABC TV) on Friday 28th November Regards Rob Baume (on behalf of the directors of TTD) PS: Please forward this email to your medical contacts.

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MEDIA RELEASE-September 2014

AUSSIE DOCTORS BECOME VIRTUAL AID WORKERS An innovative medical volunteer program will allow Australian doctors to ‘virtually volunteer’ in international relief efforts. The Twice The Doctor Foundation allows health professionals to volunteer without ever leaving Australian clinical practice. In partnership with UNICEF and The Fred Hollows Foundation, Twice The Doctor Foundation involves health professionals volunteering

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First Donation to UNICEF

Rob Baume, founder of Twice The Doctor foundation presents the foundation’s initial donation to UNICEF CEO , Norman Gillespie .

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Welcome to Our Volunteer Webpage Manager

We would like to welcome our new volunteer webpage manager Samantha Lawford to Twice the Doctor. Samantha is a first year student at the University of Sydney. Currently she is studying a Bachelor of International and Global Studies. She has given us her time and skills to assist us in managing the website. If you

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