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The John Dau Foundation has a dedicated group of South Sudanese and Kenyan staff on the ground in South Sudan working tirelessly to promote and fulfill the Foundation's mission. ​They work in difficult conditions because of their commitment to improving healthcare in South Sudan and seeing the Duk Lost Boys Clinic have the greatest possible impact on South Sudanese citizens.

Our U.S. and South Sudan staff members work together to provide for the day-to-day needs of the clinic and the organization.

Leonard Korir

Leonard Korir

Clinical Officer

Leonard is from Kenya and works tirelessly to maintain the standards of the clinic.

Joh Deng Abot

Joh Deng Abot

Clinic Manager

Born and raised in Duk County, Joh is the key to making the clinic run smoothly.

David Ayiik

David Ayiik

Clinical Officer

David is our chief clinical officer and works to ensure all medical staff provide the highest quality of care.

Kristopher Schmitz

Project Manager

Kris works with the team on the ground in Duk toward the continued success of the project by ensuring the correct medicines are procured, food is made available and all administrative tasks are in line with the organization's commitments.

Simon Chol

Simon Chol

Nurse

Simon works in the inpatient department. His boisterous laugh keeps everyone in good spirits during busy days at the clinic.

Paul Aleer

Paul Aleer

Nurse

Paul has worked at the Duk Lost Boys Clinic for many years, and keeps the clinic connected to the community.

Jacob Aleer

Jacob Aleer

Data Manager

Jacob makes certain all the relevant data is being collected and reported at the clinic.

Teresa Achuei

Teresa Achuei

Nurse and Midwife

Teresa works with patients, children and expectant mothers.

Nick Njoroge

Nick Njoroge

Pharmacist

Nick takes care to ensure that the correct drugs are procured and prescriptions filled at the clinic.

Fred Omondi

Fred Omondi

Facilities Manager

When things break, Fred is the one we call. His goal is to keep the clinic working as efficiently as possible.

Peter Thiongo

Peter Thiongo

Lab Technician

Peter has worked with the Foundation for many years and is strongly committed to helping the people in Duk County.

Mark Kuany

Mark Kuany

Counselor

Mark works with patients that have been tested for HIV/AIDS and other diseases and counsels them throughout their treatment. 

David Thiongo

David Thiongo

Laboratory Technician

David administers all the lab tests which patients need and gets the results back quickly and accurately.

Abraham Ring

Abraham Ring

Nurse and EPI Manager

Abraham works as a nurse and outreach manager at the clinic. He organizes and administers immunization outreach campaigns in Duk County.

Jacob Mayen

Jacob Mayen

Nutrition Assistant

Jacob conducts nutritional screenings at the clinic and takes part in outreach.

Abraham Kuol

Abhram Kuol

Nurse

Abhram works in the maternity ward and is a trained ultrasound technician.

Peter Lim

Peter Lim

Nutritionist

Peter works as the clinic's nutritionist and takes part in outreach to increase nutrition rates in the surrounding areas.

Teresa Aluel

Teresa Aluel

Midwife

Teresa works in the maternity ward and is committed to helping and counseling the many young mothers we see at the clinic.

Ajing

Ajing

Dispenser

Ajing works to direct traffic in the clinic. He makes sure all the patients are in the correct place and everyone has the correct documentation.

Dabora

Dabora

Dispenser

Dabora works with Nick to ensure the patients have the correct medication and understand how it should be administered.

Nyantut

Nyantut

Cook

Nyantut works to prepare the meals for the staff at the clinic.

Adut

Adut

Cleaner

Adut works to keep the clinic clean on a daily basis.

Akuol

Akuol

Cook

Akuol is very dedicated to cooking meals for the clinic staff.

Deng

Deng

Guard

Deng works as a clinic guard. He is by far the best dancer at the clinic!

Chol

Chol

Guard

Chol works as a guard and helps around the clinic compound.

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