Fearless pilot, courageous midwife honoured

Congratulations to Jan on receiving an Order of Australia for her service to community health! Check out the article below featured in the Sunshine Coast Daily acknowledging Jan and her prestigious award. Fearless Pilot, courageous midwife honoured by Tessa Patrick, 25th Jan 2019 JAN Becker was boarding a flight home from Tanzania when she received an email telling…

We’re on our Way!

We’re on our way! Jan, Chase and Mike are bound for Tanzania to launch a new program initiative, “SHINE”.  Survival  |  Happiness  |  Intervention  |  Nurturing  |  Education Survival and Happiness because of Interventions, Nurturing and Education   SHINE is a training program dealing in the prevention and management of the Top 5 causes of maternal…

“SHINE”

“SHINE” is a program initiative to shine the light of hope on the mothers and babies of Sub Sahara Africa Survival  |  Happiness  |  Intervention  |  Nurturing  |  Education Survival & Happiness because of Interventions, Nurturing and Education The SHINE program represents the top 5 leading morbid conditions of childbearing and birth for women and newborns. Post-Partum Hemorrhage Pre-exlampsia /…

Returning to Tanzania in July

Dr James Moir, Sr Jan Becker (RM/RN) and Chase Becker (SM/SN) return to Tanzania in July! The previous trip to Tanzania in April saw the creation of the Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) Champions, four new baby trolleys and two new maternity beds. Among the highlights were Jan’s perineal repairs and an un-diagnosed twin delivery conducted…

Becoming a Breech Expert – BABE© Course

“The ‘Becoming A Breech Expert’ (BABE©) Course is designed to focus on the woman with a breech baby. It will be a one day course that takes participants on a journey with a woman who has a breech baby and wants to have a vaginal birth.” http://www.cvent.com/events/babe-course-melbourne-28-october-2017/event-summary-241d89cfb0a342259f7f2635a6fa7c33.aspx

Returning to Tanzania in November

Jan Becker (Founder, RM/RN), Dr James Moir (OB/GYN), Jo Douglas (Ultrasonographer) and Chase Becker (SM/SN/Pre-Med) will be returning several times throughout the year to Amana Regional Hospital in Tanzania. Jan will continue to teach the Helping Babies Breathe (c) program (HBB) to improve neonatal resuscitation. She will also we conducting research on the “Story of…