The link has seen Leeds Mental Health Trust host a visit from Chainama Hospital in 2006 and Leeds plan to send the first staff from the Trust to Chainam in March 2007. This visit will develop the work programme and deliver some initial training in diagnosing and treating addictions. The programme is committed to training of Clinical Officers Psychiatry with knowledge, skills and attitude that will enable him/her to competently work at all levels of health care delivery in Zambia.
The vision of this Link is to advance the principle of equity and quality health care delivery in health, to address mental health needs in Zambia.
Mrs Helen Wiseman
Head of Allied Health Professionals
Leeds Mental Health Teaching NHS Trust
Tel: 0113 305 5959
Chainama Hills College and Chainama Hills Hospital