Cleft Lip & Palate Project (CLIPP)

Project Cleft Lip & Palate Project (CLIPP)
Objectives

• To treat and correct cleft lip and palate deformities among underprivileged children from around the Dhaka area • To promote transfer of knowledge and skills, thus enhancing the local capacity in relation to cleft lip and palate management

Project Partners Dhaka Community Hospital (DCH)
Activities

• Reconstructive surgeries (five days) • Pre-operative screenings • Post-operative care and ward visits • Lecture sessions

Locations Dhaka Community Hospital, Dhaka
Period Mission 8: Nov 13-21 2013
Accomplishments

49 cleft lip and palate surgeries