It is with great pleasure that we announce that the first patient in the EARTH study has been recruited. This encouraging news comes to us from the PHRU site in Soweto, South Africa. Now that all sites are open for recruitment, with some patients having already been screened, we are confident we will see more participants in the near future. This is the first of 150 children to be enrolled from one of 5 sites situated in South Africa and Mozambique.
A delegation of PENTA Foundation was in Kampala, Uganda on January 29th – 31st on a visit aimed at monitoring the ongoing international cooperation projects supported by the Foundation and carried out by local actors.
During the visit, the PENTA team had the opportunity to meet the clinicians and educators working for Nsambya Home Care,