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Interested in Global Surgical Care?

Registration is open for the Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care (GCGSC) program. View Program    

Global Health eNEWS – UBC

Check out the Global Health eNEWS here: Global Health UBC

Bethune Round Table Conference on Global Surgery 2017 | Ottawa

Bethune Round Table Conference on Global Surgery 2017 | Ottawa

Date:  June 1 – 3 , 2017 Check the website for additional details.

Apply Today for our new Graduate Certificate!

Apply Today for our new Graduate Certificate!

Apply today for our new Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care! Click on the “Education” tab for more details about the program and for the application process. New courses begin this September.

Garage Sale Without Borders

Check out the poster for details – a local Vancouver fundraiser – all proceeds will be donated to Doctors Without Borders/MSF. Garage Sale Without Borders

CNIS Offers: FIRST – Fundamental Interventions, Referral and Safe Transfer

PURPOSE: The FIRST course is designed to enable clinical (health) officers and midwives prepare appropriate priority management plans for their patients and obtain fundamental skills in first-line, basic surgical and obstetric care. The objective of the Instructor’s Course is to provide the teaching skills necessary to participate as an instructor in Africa alongside an experienced […]

The LANCET Commission on Global Surgery

Dr. Robert Taylor, Director of the Branch for International Surgical Care is in Boston this week and will be participating in a panel discussion on “The role of students and schools”.  For more details visit   Read the latest article: Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development

BC International Surgery Chit Chat

BC International Surgery Chit Chat

You’re Invited! May 28th, 2015, 7:30 p.m. CNIS Office 105 – 1985 West Broadway

Bethune Round Table 2015

BETHUNE ROUND TABLE 2015 – REGISTRATION OPEN! June 4-7th, 2015, hosted by the Centre for Global Surgery at the University of Calgary Meeting Local Needs: Socially Accountable Surgical Care Register prior to April 30th for the early-bird discounted rate! The Bethune Round Table (BRT) is an annual interdisciplinary scientific meeting hosted at Canadian academic centres […]

Information Sessions – MSF

INFORMATION FOR CANADIAN ASSOCIATIONS Information sessions – Winter/Spring 2015 MÉDECINS SANS FRONTIÈRES – CANADA THE SKILLS YOU HAVE ARE THE SKILLS WE NEED! Interested in MSF? Interested in working overseas? We invite all medical and non-medical professionals to join us for evening presentations in various Canadian cities in order to learn more about how you […]