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SLS Africa Conducts Second Online Medical Seminar

SLS Africa had its second medical seminar on the 16th of July 2022. The seminar had 50 people registered from three different countries (Nigeria, South Africa, UK).  This is the first seminar organized by the seminar committee and it was an attempt to access the strength and growth of the department. The theme of the conference was ‘Living a purpose-filled life as a healthcare worker’  The aim of the conference was to teach Healthcare workers,

SLS Healing Hands Conducts Medical Outreach At Presbyterian University

On June 19th, Saint Luke Society Korea conducted Healing Hands medical outreach at Presbyterian University and Theological Seminary (PUTS) in Seoul. It was specifically organized for overseas students and those who are less privileged in getting medical attention. The outreach provided medical services in five different areas including internal medicine, dentistry, Korean medicine, orthopedics, and pharmacy. The medical service began with orientation in which volunteers received training and learned their responsibilities before they were designated

SLS Korea Hosts International Conference

On May 24th, Saint Luke Society Healing Hands hosted an international conference with the title, “US Health Care System and Attaining Nursing License in the U.S” The conference hosted around 100 volunteer students in Korea and it was presided by Dr. Soo Jung Kim. The lecturers include Dr. Samuel Lee, a specialist in urology from California, and Yang Yoon Jang, a nurse working in San Franciso, CA and they gave lectures on the said topics

SLS Latin America Concludes 4-Day Medical Mission in La Guajira, Colombia.

On May 4th, 2022, the medical team of Saint Luke Society Latin America arrived in La Guajira, Colombia to conduct a 4-day medical mission in collaboration with NGO Jubilee Foundation Canada and Mission Life Colombia. Through the collaborative project, a total of 500 children in the poorest region of the Caribbean coast of northern Colombia received medical attention and treatments. SLS medical team consisting of three doctors, two nurses, and a dentist served the children

SLS Latin America Holds Its 4th Anniversary Service in Colombia

It has been four years since Saint Luke Society pioneered Latin America and established a chapter in Bolivia. Since then, the mission has grown and expanded to neighboring countries such as Chile, Peru, Colombia, and Argentina. On May 3rd, Saint Luke Society Latin America held its 4th anniversary service in Bogota, Colombia where members of SLS from different parts of the continent joined and celebrated together for what the Lord has done for the mission

SLS Africa’s First Online Medical Webinar Draws Over 100 Participants

On April 9th, Saint Luke Society Africa conducted its very first online medical webinar in an effort to evangelize medical students in Africa with the theme of hypertension management and the conflict between faith and medicine in the medical field. The event was promoted using the personal network of the current SLS members in Nigeria and Kenya, as well as on Instagram. Following the active promotion, over 100 participants including medical students and doctors joined

SLS Africa Conducts 3rd Medical Outreach

The SLS Africa chapter conducted its 3rd medical mission on the 11th of March 2022, which was slated to be a small medical mission aiming to promote sound and uninterrupted education in our children in Nigeria. The theme of the outreach was ”promoting Healthy community” and it was performed at Abesan government sports ground, Abesan estate Alimosho, Lagos. The program was targeted to keep children healthy to ensure their regular presence in school while keeping the

Joint Prayer Meeting by SLS Members Across Two Continents.

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.”Matthew 18:20. On the 19th of February,2022, a joint prayer meeting that encompassed members of SLS across two continents; Africa and Europe was held online via zoom. Members of SLS Kenya, Nigeria, and the United Kingdom, with the host being the Nigerian Chapter gathered at noon West African Time, to gather together in the Lord. The prayer

SLS Africa Conducts 2nd Medical Mission

On December 4th, SLS Africa concluded the year by organizing the second medical mission outreach in a community called Abule Egba in Lagos, Nigeria. It was a historic day with as many as 29 SLS members showing up to help the local community and they include doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dieticians, and public health specialists. At the end of the medical mission, Dr. Peter Obaleye, the representative of SLS Africa gave a ministry presentation to the

SLS Korea Successfully Conducts Medical Mission at the Multi-cultural Family Support Center

On November 7th, Saint Luke Society Healing Hands conducted a medical mission for foreign laborers working in Korea. It took place at the multi-cultural family support center in the city of Icheon. It was the second domestic medical mission performed this year. It was made possible with the alleviated social distancing restriction placed by the government. The medical mission was joined by the medical team of St. Luke Hospital and two outside medical personnel. Additionally,