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National Rheumatic Heart Disease Awareness Week Bula vinaka, friends and colleagues – and welcome to a special edition of the MSP blog, in support of the national Fiji Rheumatic Heart Disease Awareness Week, which ran 2nd to 7th of June

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All in a month’s work

While Fiji spent April celebrating Ram Navami, observing Lent and Easter, watching the lunar eclipse, and attending the Coco-cola games, the MSP crew were working like crazy on several high-profile outreach events (in addition to our usual services), much to the

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Rabbits & markets & fairs (oh my!)

Well, it’s been a busy few months here at Medical Services Pacific, and no doubt you’ve all been wondering what we’ve been up to! To market, to market The mobile outreach team outdid themselves last month with two market visits

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Celebration, rough seas & festival fever

Celebrating 3 years of empowering and supporting Fiji women and youth Since its inception just three years ago, MSP has delivered clinical and information services to over 66,000 women, men and youth through our mobile outreach team and walk-in clinic

Family planning, funding and ferries

Did you know that around 16 million girls under 18 give birth each year worldwide? And there were over 800 teenage pregnancies recorded in Fiji in 2012 – most of these students? MSP supported UN World Population Day 2013, focussed

Road trip, art and chocolate cake…

It’s good to see that the rain clouds have passed over at last and the sun is shining again.  Here’s an update of what the MSP team have been up to recently. New MOU strengthens services for women and youth at

Corona Worldwide Fiji Art Show 2013 supports MSP

Art Show to support women’s health in the Pacific We are extremely excited to be nominated as a joint recipient of this year’s Corona Art Show fundraiser which takes place at 7pm on Friday 24 May at Vale Ni Tadra,  51-53 Queen’s Road,

From sparkling audits to toothy grins

It’s been a busy month for us at MSP, with our clinical and awareness programs reaching over 644 clients – a third of which were under 24 years old. Below is a  snapshot of some of our activities, but first

Youth Workshop Series 2013

Date : Thursday, March 21st 2013 Venue : Tanoa Plaza Hotel, Gordon St. Suva Fiji Time : 8.30am  This Workshop is a joint initiative of Medical Services Pacific (MSP) and the Aspire Network to engage youth and stakeholders in collaboration to protect our children

MSP Featured in Fiji Times Newspaper

Race for screening Priya Chand Friday, March 08, 2013 MANY women made use of a free medical health check-up held in Suva yesterday. The Fiji Muslim’s Women’s league in conjunction with the Medical Services Pacific took the initiative to take