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Extreme Affordability Conference: Call for abstracts

Catherine deVries - Feb. 28, 2015
The Extreme Affordability Conference at the University of Utah is back by popular demand. April 9-11, 2015 in Salt Lake City. Kick-off speaker is Nicholas Kristof of the NYT. Keynote speaker, D...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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Assessing the burden of surgical disease from the provider's perspective

Mark Shrime - Dec. 3, 2014
Hi, all. I'm writing because my colleagues and I are engaging in an assessment of burden of disease from the standpoint of providers. Because surgical disease can be difficult to pin down, we are ...
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Burden of Surgical Disease
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

GlobalSurg: The Global Surgical Outcomes Project

James Glasbey - Sept. 2, 2014
Dear Colleagues in the Global Health Nursing & Midwifery community, I would like to highlight to you an exciting opportunity to participate in an international collaborative surgical audit, which a...
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Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Clinical Guidelines & Protocols Databases & Publications International Partnerships Research
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** GlobalSurg: The Global Outcomes in Surgery Project **

James Glasbey - Aug. 12, 2014
Dear Colleagues in the Global Surgery and Anesthesia Community, I would like to highlight to you an exciting opportunity to participate in an international collaborative surgical audit, which alrea...
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Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease clinical outcomes collaborative research global surgery Patient Safety quality improvement Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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Global Surgery and Anesthesia Questionnaire - Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

Sarah Greenberg - June 1, 2014
Dear All, The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery needs your assistance. In an attempt to gather as many different viewpoints as possible to help guide the work of the Commission, we have created ...
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Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease global surgery Global Surgery & Anesthesia Community global surgery forum safe anesthesia Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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MedTech Boston Google Glass Challenge- Held in Collaboration with the White House Innovation Fellows and MIT Hacking Medicine

Jennifer Joe - Feb. 16, 2014
Google Glass has the potential to be a game changer for healthcare. Are you a clinician with a fantastic idea of how to use Google Glass in a clinical setting?! Join the challenge! Submit an easy pitc...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care
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GlobalSurg – a collaborative approach to Global Multicentre Studies

Hampus Holmer - Dec. 20, 2013
Dear Global Surgery & Anesthesia Community, Please accept this invitation to register to contribute to a unique global collaborative observational study of surgical outcomes! Over 100 collabora...
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Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery
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Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

Hampus Holmer - Dec. 13, 2013
Dear Global Surgery & Anesthesia community, We are happy to announce the launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, a year-long open process culminating in the publication of a commission r...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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Kathleen Casey

Kelly McQueen - Nov. 17, 2013
A leader within the global surgical discussion, Dr. Casey has new contact information. She can now be reached at kathleencaseymd@gmail.com. She is currently the Secretary of the ASAP Integrated Soci...
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Global Surgery courses start September 3 Branch for International Surgery- University of British Columbia

Mairi Murchison - July 10, 2013
Global Surgery courses-online graduate level—offered by the University of British Columbia, Branch for International Surgery Start September 3, 2013-December, 2013 . Graduate Level, Fully ONLIN...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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Obstetric Fistula Follow Up

Jessica Twombly - July 9, 2013
Greetings! I wanted to thank this online community for supporting the research my colleagues and I are conducting to understand the barriers to obstetric fistula care in the Transition Zone in Africa....
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Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Obstetrics Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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WHO Global Initiative for Emergency &

Fizan Abdullah - April 10, 2013
The International College of Surgeons (ICS), the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (FIGO), the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA), and Johns Hopkins Univer...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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Share your global health experience

Monisha Sudarshan - April 9, 2013
Dear Colleagues, I wanted to inform you of an opportunity to share your experience and expertise in global oncology with cancer physicians world-wide. The Cancer Knowledge Network (CKN) is an ...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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Integrating Surgical Care Initiatives with National Health Care Priorities-The Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013

Mairi Murchison - April 8, 2013
Just one month to the Bethune Round Table. Over 15 surgical and health professionals from low resource settings confirmed. Over 85 attendees including speakers Dr. Meena Cherian, WHO, Dr. Rao, LV Pra...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce
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2013 Extreme Affordability Conference March 28-29

carmina lu - Feb. 27, 2013
The 2013 Extreme Affordability Conference is ONE month away! Submit your abstracts by Feb. 28th Abstracts will be selected for poster presentations and awards. The Center for Global Surgery's 2...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care
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Updated Program for the Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013 Vancouver

Mairi Murchison - Feb. 14, 2013
We are pleased to announce the 30 podium presenters for the BRT 2013. Our presenters come from the UK, USA, Canada, Rwanda, Tanzania, Nepal, Indonesia, Uganda, The Gambia, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Hait...
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Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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One day to submit your abstract for the Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013

Mairi Murchison - Jan. 17, 2013
75 abstracts from around the world already received. The deadline for abstracts is January 18th. Abstracts from NGOs working with surgical care issues are particularly welcome. More details on our w...
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Burden of Surgical Disease Consultations
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Bethune Round Table 2013 Abstracts due January 18

Mairi Murchison - Jan. 9, 2013
Happy New Year to all in the GHD community. A reminder that the deadline for submitting your abstract for the Bethune Round Table May 10-12, is January 18th.REMINDER-ABSTRACTS DUE JANUARY 18, 2013 ...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce
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Millennium Development Goals post-2015: Surgical Metrics

Caroline King - Jan. 8, 2013
We recently submitted the piece attached here to the MDG post-2015 Call for Papers. Our paper and others highlighting surgery in the post-2015 goals can also be found here: http://www.worldwewant2015....
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery
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Butaro Hospital - General Surgeon Job Announcement

Robert Riviello - Dec. 29, 2012
Hello GHD Surgery and Anesthesia Community, I would like to announce the opening of a new surgery position at Butaro Hospital and Cancer Center in Burera District, Northern Province in Rwanda. htt...
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Acute Trauma Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care