GICS III Meeting in Vellore a Resounding Success

The third meeting of GICS was held in Vellore, India 12-13 January 2018, under the fine leadership of Vrisha Madhuri and her colleagues.  The meeting was attended by 110 delegates (two-thirds from LMICs) from 33 countries.  Full details to follow soon. 

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Working to build safe and effective surgical care for all of the world's children,

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GICS passionately believes that every child must have access to safe surgical care. Our mission is to define and promote optimal resources for children’s surgery in resource-poor regions.  We do this by engaging with providers of all disciplines of children’s surgical care around the world.


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