About Us

The project was initiated by the pediatricians:

  • Thomas Baumann, instructor for hip sonography, author
  • Raoul Schmid, instructor for hip sonography and member of the Swiss Hip Commission

In the following year after Thomas Baumann’s trip to Mongolia 2007, it was decided to start a targeted aid program with the assistance of the Swiss Association for Ultrasound in Pediatrics SVUPP.

Meanwhile, the team was actively supported by following people:

  • Petrign Toendury, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Bern
  • Reto Gambon, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Thusis
  • Corinne Wyder, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Burgdorf
  • Corina Wilhelm, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Baar
  • Bettina Essers, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Zurich
  • Stefan Essig, researcher, institute of Primary and Community Care, Lucerne
  • Madleina Taha, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Aarau
  • Nicole Ritz, pediatrician, infectiologist, Basel
  • Julia Stettler, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, Solothurn
  • Michael Buettcher, pediatrician, hip sonography tutor, infectiologist, Lucerne

and also by our pediatric orthopaedists:

  • Harry Klima, St. Gallen
  • Pascal Gerhardt, St. Gallen
  • Felix Regenfelder, Solothurn

 

The Mongolian core group in Ulaanbaatar consists of:

  • Bayalag Munkhuu, pediatrician, epidemiologist
  • Munhtulga Ulziibat, assistant physician, coordinator

 

Project coordination in Duschanbe, Tadschikistan:                                       

  • Dilshod Abdurakhmanov

 

Our roject is a non-profit association, all donations are tax-exempt in Switzerland.

The project is supported by the Swiss Association for Ultrasound in Pediatrics (SVUPP).