EFSTH is the only accredited teaching hospital in the Gambia. It has collaborations with the following:

1. University of The Gambia: All teachings of medical doctors are being done at the hospital premises where doctors and other related medical allied sciences are taught. The UTG uses EFSTH as a platform of teaching medical professional and conduct some researches as well.

2. MRC: it has a very essential collaboration with EFSTH mostly in the areas of research and other vital issues as well. The Medical Research Council (MRC) has a unit inside the EFSTH premises where several investigations are done, especially on the Cancer research areas.

There is also oncology clinic where treatment is carried out. More info visit http://www.mrc.gm/