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New session posted at CUGH meeting in Washington DC next week

Catherine deVries - March 31, 2017
For those attending the CUGH meeting in Washington DC next week at the Washington Hilton Hotel, there will be a diagnostics meeting open to all. It should be of interest to all in anesthesiology and s...
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Wound Care Project for Street Children in Mwanza-Tanzania

MARKO HINGI - March 29, 2017
Hello Hope your doing great, I am Dr.Marko Hingi,Founding Executive Director of Tanzania Rural Health Movement based in Mwanza-Tanzania. Since 2015 we have been involved in taking care of stre...
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Burns Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings wound care
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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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5th Annual Stanford Humanitarian Surgery Skills Course

Sherry Wren - Nov. 19, 2016
If you have an interest in global/humanitarian surgery please consider taking this course in February 2017 5th ANNUAL STANFORD GLOBAL/HUMANITARIAN SURGERY SKILLS COURSE: REGISTER BY JANUARY 30 ...
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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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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Burns global health care delivery Surgical Workforce wound care
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Reconstructive surgery in Cameroon

Ross Blagg - May 31, 2014
I had a man contact me from Cameroon looking for assistance with a burn injury he sustained when he was younger. He is going to try and e-mail me some pictures. Does anyone know of a clinic in Cameroo...
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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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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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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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Treatment of burns

Peter Millard - Feb. 4, 2013
SSD wounds and burns: For me, one of the most fascinating uses of UpToDate is to compare it to evidence-based recommendations. In my circle of afficionados of evidence-based medicine, there is a te...
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Burns wound care
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ICSome of you maybe interested in this upcoming ICRC online discussion-January 21 2013- Choice & Dileemas health care workers on the frontline

Mairi Murchison - Jan. 15, 2013
21 January 2013 14.30 GMT/15.30 CET Choices and dilemmas – health-care workers on the frontline: an online discussion How can you keep patient confidentiality in a war zone if you have the legal ...
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Acute Trauma Burns Consultations wound care
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Global recycling of medical research equipment - survey questionnaire. Come and share your views!..

Afif Latiff - Oct. 1, 2012
Calling all medical health professionals, academics, NGOs, medical alliances and governmental health ambassadors to participate in our online questionnaire to enhance the prospect of our research. The...
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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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Global Surgery at SFGH in the news

Jaymie Claire Ang Henry - Sept. 19, 2012
SFGH IGOT International Flap Course and research symposium welcoming surgeons from all over the world for hands on training. Featured on: CBS 5 http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/video/7735559-...
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Survey questionnaires on global medical research equipment donation program. Join in and share your view!

Afif Latiff - July 8, 2012
Calling all medical health professionals, academics, NGOs, medical alliances and governmental health ambassadors to participate in our online questionnaire to enhance the prospect of our research. The...
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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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New global disability course-online graduate-Branch for International Surgery, UBC

Mairi Murchison - June 21, 2012
Increase your knowledge of what the global status of impairment and disability due to unmet surgical need is. Discuss proven strategies in overcoming barriers to effective surgical care of disabli...
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Survey questionnaires on global medical research equipment donation program. Join in and share your view!

Afif Latiff - June 12, 2012
Calling all medical health professionals, academics, NGOs, medical alliances and governmental health ambassadors to participate in our online questionnaire to enhance the prospect of our research. The...
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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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Institutional Stove w/ autoclave

Jordan Kowalke - May 27, 2011
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Want to find suitable clinic or hospital to place an efficient wood (biomass)fueled autoclave.

Jordan Kowalke - May 27, 2011
To whom it may concern, I work for a small nonprofit organization in the U.S. that specializes in the testing and designing of improved cook stoves called the Aprovecho Research Center. Recently ...
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Skin graft equipment for overseas work

Nadine Semer - May 7, 2011
Anyone know of a manufacturer/supplier within Africa where a hospital can purchase skin graft harvesting equipment- watson knife handle, blades, etc..? I usually purchase equipment in the US and wou...
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