Lombok Earthquake, August 2018
The massive earthquake that occurred in Lombok on August 5, 2018, with the strength of 6.9 magnitudes has claimed many victims and destroyed many local structures. The Indonesian Orthopedic Association has a role in helping victims from day one. So far there have been around 50 volunteer orthopaedic surgeons who have come down to help the victims. In addition, IOA also provides assistance in the form of orthopaedic instruments. Currently, IOA foundation has received donations from members and also from various sources, the IOA Foundation will arrange donations to the maximum to fulfil the needs of the Lombok earthquake victims.