Paula Lofstrom

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First Name: 
Paula
Last Name: 
Lofstrom
Position/Title: 
Founder, Managing Director
Phone Number: 
(870) 404-4491
Tanzanian Phone Number: 
0754-599-269 or from USA +255-754-599-269
Street Address: 
P.O. Box 23102
City: 
Dar es Salaam
Country: 
Tanzania
Bio: 
Paula West Lofstrom Born in 1942. Grew up in Kansas City, MO. Went to nursing school in Waterloo, Iowa after becoming a mother with two boys, David and Matt. We started doing medical mission trips to Guatemala in the late 1980s and through 1997 before we deployed to Antarctica for the year of 1998. With Mary Ellen Kitundu and Denny Lofstrom, founded International Health Partners, US, Inc. with the goal of improving health care in Tanzania. We spent 4 years at Iambi Hospital in the Singida District, 6 years building Nyakato Health Center near Mwanza Tanzania, and now building The Children’s Hospital at Zinga.