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Surgical Clinical Officer w/ PIH in Sierra Leone Needed

Sarah Greenberg - July 10, 2017
Partners In Health in Sierra Leone is looking for a new surgeon to join the team as a Surgical Clinical Officer. This person will work with local district health authorities at the Koidu Government Ho...
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Wound infection

KAPESH KUNWAR - May 18, 2017
Hi!How can we minimize the surgical wound in c- section except prophylactic antibiotics? And pain management after surgery except ketorolac and pethidine? Woun...
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CUGH Global Surgery and Anesthesia Satellite Session April 6

Catherine deVries - Feb. 22, 2017
Register now for the Global Surgery and Anesthesia Satellite Day, April 6, 2017 in Washington, DC! This event is organized by WHO, American College of Surgeons Operation Giving Back, The G4 Allianc...
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Recruitment for a Global Surgery Fellow in Haiti

Susie Kinyanjui - Feb. 21, 2017
Overview The St. Boniface Haiti Foundation (SBHF) is dedicated to providing essential health services to the people of southern Haiti, especially the most vulnerable. We are committed to building a ...
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Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan: Volunteer surgeons needed for trips #9, 10

Rishi Rattan - Feb. 13, 2017
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS CONTACT: contact@gsmsg.org. URL: gsmsg.org OBJECTIVE: Support existing, in-country surgical infrastructure with surgical clinical and education support as requested directly...
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Global Surgery Satellite Day, April 6

Catherine deVries - Jan. 15, 2017
Dear Colleagues Please save the date for the Global Surgical Satellite Day April 6, 2017 in Washington, DC. The event will be held one day in advance of the CUGH meeting and will focus on the Glob...
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Discussion on models and standards for non-physician anesthetists in low income countries

Michael Lipnick - Aug. 22, 2016
At the upcoming World Congress of Anaesthesia there will be a workshop on “Standards and models for non-physician anesthetist training in low income countries.” Time: The session will take place M...
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Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

Martha Vega - July 27, 2016
On April, 2015 the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery published a milestone report on the current state of surgery worldwide which reported that 5 billion people lack access to surgical care. After ...
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Primary Surgery Volume 1 (Non-Trauma)

Michael Cotton - June 12, 2016
A new updated version of this seminal textbook is now available FREE online at global-help.org. The preface reads: The first edition of this work by Maurice King appeared in 1990 and has establi...
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GlobalSurg-2: Invitation to take part in an international surgical outcomes project!

James Glasbey - Dec. 24, 2015
GlobalSurg is an international network of surgical researchers, including YOU! We examine the global epidemiology and outcomes of surgical, non-communicable disease, using accessible, simple to co...
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GlobalSurg-2: Invitation to take part in an international surgical quality improvement project!

James Glasbey - Dec. 23, 2015
GlobalSurg is an international network of surgical researchers working to improve the global quality of surgical care, including YOU! **About GlobalSurg** Our projects aim to give grass-root su...
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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

GlobalSurg-2: Invitation to take part in an international surgical outcomes project!

James Glasbey - Dec. 23, 2015
GlobalSurg is an international network of surgical researchers, including YOU! All collaborators welcome! Nurses, nursing students, midwives, medical students...please do get in touch! **About ...
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GlobalSurg-2: Invitation to take part in an international surgical outcomes project!

James Glasbey - Dec. 23, 2015
GlobalSurg is an international network of surgical researchers, including YOU! **About GlobalSurg** Our projects aim to give grass-root surgeons the opportunity to participate in high-impact co...
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Online Pre-Conference Discussion: Innovation and Collaboration for Surgical & Anaesthetic Care in Uganda

Michael Lipnick - Sept. 2, 2015
- How can high-level reports translate to local relevance and action in LMICs? - What is the role of international NGOs & academic collaborations in surgical & anesthetic capacity building? - What a...
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Global Surgery 2013. Lancet Commission

Janet A DEWAN PhD CRNA - Aug. 19, 2015
Here is link to the entire , free access, Lancet report on global surgery including goals set for 2030, promulgated this month. I am a little impatient at the long range dating (2030) for goals, but...
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Collaborator needed for economic burden of injuries in LMIC

Kee Park - Aug. 14, 2015
We need expertise in modeling of economic burden of head and spine trauma in Cambodia. We have clinical and payment data on all head and spine injury admissions to a major government hospital in Phnom...
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Volunteer Surgery in Cambodia

Elliott Brender - June 5, 2015
I am going back to Cambodia January 2016. I will be teaching, doing surgeries, and bringing essential surgical supplies. This will be my 5th trip so I have significant experience on what is needed ...
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Adding Surgery to the Global Health Agenda

Angie McCrone - May 12, 2015
Over the last 20 years, surgical care has largely been left out of the global health agenda. The result is a world in which more than 5 billion people lack access to surgical care leading to unnecessa...
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MIT HackMed Grand Hack – CAMTech Global Health Technology Track

Amy Wachler - April 25, 2015
The Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) is excited to once again join MIT Hacking Medicine for the HackMed Grand Hack 2015 from April 24-26 in Boston/Cambridge. Are you Interested...
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HELP: Surgical Follow-Up in Developing Countries

Didi Ray - April 23, 2015
Hello everyone! I have a graduate school class project (Behavioral Economics) looking at interventions to improve surgical or trauma follow-up in the developing world. I am trying to focus on behav...
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