Global Surgery Elective – Available for UBC 4th Year MD Students

Global Surgery Elective – Available for UBC 4th Year MD Students

Are you a 4th year UBC medical student interested in learning more about global surgical care? In this 2-week global surgery elective course, you will have the opportunity to explore global surgery with the support of an experienced BISC faculty member as a preceptor. Register today!

Faculty Spotlight: Jane Lea

Faculty Spotlight: Jane Lea

Dr. Jane Lea is one of the co-instructors for SURG 518: Surgical Care in Canada’s Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities with Global Comparisons. Read on to learn more about Dr. Lea’s path to pursuing otolaryngology, involvement in BC First Nations communities and top advice for students interested in global surgery!

2019–2020 BISC Instructor Appreciation

2019–2020 BISC Instructor Appreciation

This year, we wish to recognize and express our appreciation for the significant contributions of two BISC Instructors, Dr. Norgrove Penny and Dr. Dan Poenaru.

Faculty Spotlight: Brian Cameron

Faculty Spotlight: Brian Cameron

We are featuring a Q&A interview conducted by Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR) with Dr. Brian Cameron, one of the co-instructors for SURG 510: Surgical Care in International Health.

January 2021 Intake for GCGSC and MGSC – Apply by Nov 1, 2020!

January 2021 Intake for GCGSC and MGSC – Apply by Nov 1, 2020!

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