Post Graduate Diploma of Ophthalmology (PGDO) Trainee,
Dr Frenky de Jesus completed and passed final examinations in June 2017 and is one step closer to his goal, to undertake a Masters of Medicine in Ophthalmology. His professional development pathway is supported by the East Timor Eye Program.
Dr Frenky said “We have one mission - to give better health to the population, to decrease the morbidity and mortality.”
“We know here we have a limited source of ophthalmologists compared with the number of patients with eye disease, so I think I can help those people who have eye problems and also increase the number of ophthalmologists in Timor.”
Dr Frenky is one step closer to becoming a Master of eye health
Dr Frenky said he was inspired to be a doctor to help the people of Timor-Leste. “We have a limit of doctors here and I want to help my people and give better health to all the people”.