Oxford Global Surgery Course
September 10 - September 14
This five-day course, run by Oxford University Global Surgery Group, is suitable for those interested in global surgery in all disciplines. The first four days will comprise presentations, discussions and seminars looking at major topics in global surgery such as burden of disease, manpower issues, training, partnership, supplies, service management and research needs. There will also be a half-day session on practical preparation for surgery in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs).
The final day will involve attendance at a conference on global surgery held in Oxford at the iconic Blavatnik School of Government and run by the Global Anaesthesia, Surgery & Obstetric Collaboration (GASOC).
There is full Bursary for 10 African candidates and course fee Bursary for 10 more surgeons from LMICs. Contact Professor Kokila Lakhoo if you are interested in applying for the Bursaries.