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...

Optimal Resources for Children’s Surgery paper published

Steve Bickler and colleagues have published an executive summary of the OReCS document that was refined by all GICS members, defining optimal manpower and equipment resources for the provision of children’s surgery at each level of the health care system.  Click...

GICS paper published

Naomi Wright and other GICS members have published an article in the World Journal of Surgery article, summarizing the history and aspirations of GICS.  Click here to read the open source article.