- Mentoring - Email pals
The Pacific biomedical community has been supported with training and facilities.
Is there more that can be done to help in the long term?
- Donations of medical equipment
What medical equipment is needed? Is it safe? Will it work for the next 5 years?
Should you send your old medical devieces?
- Disaster assistance
What can biomedical engineers do to help after a major disaster such as flood, hurricane, earthquake or tsunami?
Does anyone need a biomedical engineer in an disaster situation?
- AusAID projects
Australia, through AusAID, has been involved in a variety of assistance programs for biomedical engineers in the Pacific over the years.
Workshop: BME assistance to developing and recovering communities
This group of webpages was initiated after a joint panel discussion with robust comment from the floor at the Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference in 2007.