Partnerships

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...

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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...

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Somaliland Partnership

Children in Somaliland suffer a significant burden of health conditions — particularly congenital deformities and wound-related conditions — that could be bettered by surgery, but most of these needs are being unmet, according to a study co-led by Baylor University...

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KidsOR Partnership

Kids Operating Room, or KidsOR, is a global health charity focused entirely on capacity building of surgical services for children. They work with surgeons, hospitals and ministries of health in low- and middle- income countries to create high-quality Operating Rooms...

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Nicaragua Surgery for the People Project

GICS has been collaborating with the Surgery for People project in Nicaragua - a joint Ministry of Health and Operation Smile project whose mission is to bring surgical services closer to rural communities in Nicaragua. GICS performed a baseline assessment in July...

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