The Royal College of Canadian Physicians and Surgeons
For the month of March 2018, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons highlighted Canadian Surgeons Dr. Sherif Emil and Dr. Etienne St-Louis from Montreal, Quebec throughout their journeys onboard the Africa Mercy.
Dr. Emil and Dr. St-Louis wrote dispatches which were published by the Royal College, McGill University and The Montreal Children’s hospital.
These inspiring dispatches about what it’s like to work onboard a hospital ship with an international team in Cameroon can be found on the Royal College’s website and Facebook page HERE and on the McGill Reporter’s page HERE.
Mercy Ships is overjoyed to share that in early 2022, the Africa Mercy will return to a beloved port – Dakar, Senegal.
Darryl Anderson, who had served as an advisor to the board of Mercy Ships Canada, was drawn into the organization full-time during COVID-19.
Irik Mallie Starts a New Journey and Makes His Mark as Chief Engineer of the Global Mercy. Learn more about Irik Mallie.
On June 16, 2021, Mercy Ships celebrated the delivery of the Global Mercy™, meaning the official handover of the vessel from the shipyard.
On June 25th Mercy Ships celebrates Day of the Seafarer, and we want to show our deep appreciation for the maritime community.
Canadian Annick Sylvestre on secondment to Mercy Ships provides an update on Mercy Ships recent medical capacity building work in Liberia.