British Foundation For International Reconstructive Surgery And Training (BFIRST)

British Foundation For International Reconstructive Surgery And Training (BFIRST)

Charity information

British Foundation For International Reconstructive Surgery And Training (BFIRST)

BFIRST supports projects across some of the poorest countries in the world to train surgeons in their local environment. In addition, it also supports promising reconstructive surgeons based in developing countries through a UK fellowship programme.

Founded 2012

  • Mission statement

    Our Vision:
    To release the world's most vulnerable and marginalised children and adults from the state of poverty caused by deformity or disability through reconstructive plastic surgery.

    Our Mission:
    Provide training in all aspects of reconstructive surgery in developing countries, empowerings local reconstrutive plastic surgeons, hospitals and nursing staff to provide this vital support.

  • Aims

    British Foundation For International Reconstructive Surgery And Training (BFIRST) aims to:

    • We aim to empower local doctors through training and through helping them develop their infrastructure, so they can provide sustainable life-changing procedures and treatment for their communities.
  • Overview

    Established: August 2012

    Registered Charity Number: 1154315

    Board members: 12

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 020 7831 5161

    Address: 35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields WC2A 3PE

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