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Joel Lifo – First Albanian patient

We have been contacted by Mr.Mark Stoscher, Director of Torchbearers, non-profit organization based in Albania with information about a boy born with cleft lip and palate. Mr. Stoscher was referred to us by Smile train and was asking for help in terms of the surgery treatment. We exchanged couple of e-mails with Mr. Stoscher giving…

Possible application of ALA’s experience with the EMRFA in Spain
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Possible application of ALA’s experience with the EMRFA in Spain

Specialists from Spain are interested in the Electronic Medical Record for Facial Anomalies (EMRFA) developed by ALA and are keen to implement it in their practice. At the invitation of Val d’Hebron Hospital, Barcelona and the Spanish Society for Facial Anomalies, and through the COST project CA16234 – Inequalities in the treatment of facial anomalies…

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The Story of I.D.

The Story of I. D.   We won’t be able to tell the names or show pictures to illustrate this story due to reasons that will very soon become clear but I believe that this story could help more people to understand what it means to have a cleft palate, which is corrected at a…

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Donny Markov takes part in the music festival “Zvezdochka”

One of ALA’s gifted children – Donny Markov presented Bulgaria very successfully at the music festival “Zvezdochka” in Odessa, Ukraine. The a capella performance of “Hubava si moya goro” song that Donny presented to the festival jury won the hearts of the audience. Donny who is part of the Art center “Karnolski” (https://www.facebook.com/artcenterkarnolsky) took second…

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Three years plan for financing the Orthodontic treatment and the speech therapy of the children with cleft lip and palate

Since 2012 and for the next 2 years Association ALA offers to all families of children with clefts to take the opportunity and apply for financial support of speech therapy and/or orthodontic treatment for their children from 3 to 18 years […]

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