Dr. Isam Osman was the Head of the Endovascular and Vascular Department and Operating theatres in King Saud Medical City, KSA. He passed away on September 29, 2023, and left a legacy of surgical excellence, leadership, and mentorship. To learn more about Dr.Isam Osman, click here.
To preserve Dr. Isam Osman’s legacy, SAMA is organizing an anesthesiology mission in his name to Port Sudan, Sudan.
From 2014 to 2020, SAMA organized surgical missions to Sudan from the USA that performed more than 110 surgeries in public sector hospitals in Sudan. These missions aim to provide direct patient care and train/mentor doctors in Sudan in their environment. Dr. Isam Osman Humanitarian Missionaims to:
Provide expert anesthesia support by bringing a US-trained Anesthesiologist to Sudan, who will assist local medical teams in managing surgeries and critical procedures.
import anesthesia supplies to public sector hospitals in Sudan.
Dr. Elhassan completed his undergraduate education at the University of Maryland, medical school education, and anesthesiology residency at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He was faculty at Louisiana State University where he was a residency program director in Anesthesiology. He then joined the faculty at Ohio State University where he then completed a fellowship in cardiac anesthesiology. He then moved to California to work in private practice. Dr. Elhassan remains academically active with more than 30 Pubmed indexed articles, despite working in private practice.
Dr. Amir is donating his time and money and leveraging his connections to organize the anesthesiology mission to Port Sudan
Feb 24th Update
Dr. Amir Elhassan arrived safely in Port Sudan from California with more than $23,000 worth of medical supplies and medications. He cleared customs without incident and personally delivered the donations to Osman Digna Hospital in Port Sudan.
Call for US Board Certified Physicians
We are looking for US board certified physicians of Sudanese descent to volunteer on Isam Osman’s humanitarian mission to Sudan. The volunteer physician will be provided with life-saving donated medical supplies and medication which will be cleared by our partner organization in Port Sudan airport. During your stay in Port Sudan, we will arrange educational activities at Bushra Ibnauf Center for Learning in Port Sudan & direct patient care in Osman Digna Hospital.
SAMA will cover the cost of your airline travel from the USA to Port Sudan and accommodation expenses in Port Sudan. This is a great opportunity to use your knowledge and experience to save lives in Sudan.
For further information, please contact us [email protected], WhatsApp +1 (703) 544-5658