Andrew Amata

Consultant Anesthesiologist / Zambia

Andrew is an internationally experienced anesthesiologist. Prior to joining CURE, he served in Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies.  Over the years, Andrew has served in a variety of locations including Guyana, Kenya, United States, Nigeria, United Kingdom, and Burkina Faso.  He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Anesthesiology from the University of Benin in Nigeria, and completed fellowships in pediatric anesthesiology at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC, USA; pain management at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; and traditional Chinese Medicine from Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China.  In 2006, he board certified with the American Board of Hospice & Palliative Medicine.


Anthony Chisakuta

Head of Anesthesia / Zambia

Dr. Anthony Chisakuta serves as an anesthesiologist at CURE Zambia. He came to CURE with over 30 years of experience in anesthesia practice, especially in pediatric anesthesia and intensive care, 17 years of which were spent at the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust and in private hospitals in Northern Ireland. […]

Felicidad Felicilda

Consultant ENT Surgeon / Zambia

Felicidad C. Felicilda, MD, is an experienced ENT (ear, nose, and throat) – head and neck surgeon. He graduated with his Doctor of Medicine degree from Cebu Institute of Medicine in Cebu, Philippines, and completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery from Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center in Manila, Philippines. He has been Chairman of the Department of ENT – Head and Neck Surgery at Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center and Southwestern University College of Medicine. Dr. Felicilda joined CURE International in 2019. […]

Harold Haamumba

Spiritual Director / Spiritual Ministry, Zambia

Harold Haamumba is the Spiritual Director at CURE Zambia, where he has served since the hospital opened 2006. “I and my wife, Rev. Namangolwa Ngonda Haamumba, always saw our calling as working with children. So when the Beit CURE Hospital of Zambia opened its doors, we were excited to be part of the team,” he […]

Steve Hitt

Executive Director / Zambia

Steve Hitt has served in healthcare administration and consulting for over 30 years, including time in health systems in Florida and North Carolina. A Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Steve also holds a BA in political science from George Washington University and an MA in health care administration from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.


Giorgio Lastroni

Medical Director / Zambia

Dr. Lastroni graduated from Milan University in Italy in 1997 and always dreamed of working in Africa, with a specific interest in pediatric orthopedics. In 2001, during his postgraduate training, he had the opportunity to work in Uganda with Dr. Norgrove Penny, setting up the first Ponseti clubfoot project in the third world. After completing […]

Ilho Moyo

Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon / Zambia

Sindula Tshoma

Anesthesia Medical Officer / Zambia