CNIS Announces the Bethune Round Table 2021

CNIS Announces the Bethune Round Table 2021

The Canadian Network for International Surgery (CNIS), in association with McGill University and the University of Toronto, is very proud to announce the Bethune Round Table 2021! The Bethune Round Table (BRT) is an annual interdisciplinary meeting aimed at addressing the challenges of providing accessible, high-quality surgical care to marginalized patients in low-resource settings. By […]

Extension: September 2020 Intake for GCGSC and MGSC – Apply by July 3!

Extension: September 2020 Intake for GCGSC and MGSC – Apply by July 3!

Our online programs are for interdisciplinary surgical care professionals focused on addressing challenges and contributing to solutions in low-resource settings.

Safe Surgical Care: Strategies during a Pandemic – Available Now

Safe Surgical Care: Strategies during a Pandemic – Available Now

The UBC Branch for International Surgical Care, Continuing Professional Development and Extended Learning have developed a free, online course, Safe Surgical Care: Strategies during a Pandemic.

Bethune Round Table Conference on Global Surgery

Bethune Round Table Conference on Global Surgery

The Bethune Round Table (BRT) is an annual interdisciplinary meeting aimed at addressing the challenges of providing accessible, high-quality surgical care to marginalized patients in low-resource settings. By bringing health professionals across a variety of disciplines together, we share strategies and create solutions for improving surgical care to these under-serviced regions. The 2020 Bethune Roundtable […]

MSF-UBC Partnership: Essential Skills Surgical Training Program

There is a shortage of surgical providers in Sub-Saharan Africa, and especially in countries that do not provide access to formal surgical training programs, such as South Sudan.           One of the potential solutions to this shortage of providers is training and validating non-surgeon physicians (NSP) to perform surgical procedures, which […]