COVID-19 Resources for GICS members

New resources have been added to the GICS website to aid members during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Click here to learn about diagnosis, treatment, infrastructure, surgery during the pandemic, care of the health care provider, wellness, return to work, social distancing,...

GICS session at WOFAPS World Congress of Pediatric Surgery

GICS Chair Kokila Lakhoo led an inspiring session at WOFAPS, including the following: 1.Introduction–Kokila Lakhoo 2. OReCS–Haitham Dagash on behalf of Emmanual Ameh 3. OXPLORE on OReCS–Kathryn Ford 4. CMC-RCS–Vellore project Vrisha Madhuri 5....

New GICS website launched!

Merging the old GICS website with that of the Global Paediatric Surgery Network, our new website includes the following new features: Leadership biographies GICS partnerships Publications Past newsletters Events calendar and more With the merging of GICS with the...

GICS Quarterly Online Meeting 28 March

Agenda Publication of OReCS document (Steve Bickler) Using OReCS as a benchmark document (Kat Ford and Shannon Gunawardana) Tumours (Hafeez Abdelhafeez) Birth defects (Tahmina Banu) Update on KidsOR (David Cunningham) New dates for GICS IV:  17-18 January 2020,...
GICS – St Judes Tumor Partnership

GICS – St Judes Tumor Partnership

In collaboration with WHO and other stakeholders, our goal is to improve childhood cancer survival up to 60% by 2030.  We propose doing this by scaling up workforce capacity and standardization of childhood cancer surgical care.  We are currently working with...

Hugh Greenwood BAPS Neonatal Course

Organisation:  British Association of Paediatric Surgeons Held annually at COSECSA, every 2 years at PAPSA Target Audience:  Pediatric surgery trainees, general surgery trainees Content:  Neonatal skills modules for training (bowel anastamosis, duodenal atresia model,...
Global PaedSurg Partnership

Global PaedSurg Partnership

Naomi Wright, member of the GICS Core Operations and Logistics team, leads the Global PaedSurg research project, which is a multi-centre research collaboration of surgeons, anaesthetists and allied health professionals caring for neonates and children requiring...