Mairi Murchison

Recent Contributions

Campaign to free Loubani and Greyson-ACT NOW-HUNGER STRIKE STARTED

Sept. 18, 2013
If you have not already done so do sign the PETITION. The Guardian today (Sept 18th) reports a very sad and grim update. A French national has died in police custody in Cairo and two Canadians have begun a hunger strike to protest at their month-long detention amid a rising ...

Global Surgery courses start September 3 Branch for International Surgery- University of British Columbia

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 ONLINE, 3 credits SURG 510-Surgical Care in International Health-Overview of surgical care issues –maternal health, trauma, WHO, Ethics, SURG 512-Global Disability: A Surgical Care mandate –ethical ...
Keywords:
Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce

Integrating Surgical Care Initiatives with National Health Care Priorities-The Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013

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 Prasad Eye Institute, India. Twelve poster presentations. Register at http://www.internationalsurgery.ubc.ca/ May 12th -post conference workshop Essential Osteomyelitis Management Instructors ...
Keywords:
Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce

Updated Program for the Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013 Vancouver

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 Haiti.Details available in the updated program. Post conference workshop, May 12 –Essential Osteomyelitis Management Course provided by the CNIS ...
Keywords:
Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care

World Bank Global Disability Workshop-

Jan. 17, 2013
The World Bank is pleased to announce an intensive one-week Core Course on Disability and Development to be held from March 18 - 22, 2013 in the World Bank’s offices in Washington, D.C. The core course aims to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the conceptual and practical issues ...


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