Publication Feature: Virtual learning in global surgery: current strategies and adaptation for the COVID-19 pandemic

Publication Feature: Virtual learning in global surgery: current strategies and adaptation for the COVID-19 pandemic

Dr. Emilie Joos, BISC Associate Director, along with Irena Zivkovic and Dr. Farhana Shariff, recently published a review article exploring the opportunities for virtual learning strategies to be integrated into global surgical training. To read the full text, please visit here.  

Publication Feature: Feasibility of Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy and Rapid On-Site Evaluation for Immediate Triage in Breast Cancer Screening in Tanzania

Publication Feature: Feasibility of Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy and Rapid On-Site Evaluation for Immediate Triage in Breast Cancer Screening in Tanzania

Godfrey S. Philipo (current MGSC student) recently published an article evaluating the feasibility of integrating CBE, fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB), and rapid on-site evaluation (ROSE) in triaging palpable breast masses for specialized cancer care.

Alumni Spotlight: Anisa Nazir

Alumni Spotlight: Anisa Nazir

Anisa Nazir is a recent graduate of the Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care (GCGSC). We had the pleasure to speak with Anisa about her career in global surgery and experience as part of the GCGSC program at BISC.

Publication Feature: North-South surgical training partnerships: a systematic review

Publication Feature: North-South surgical training partnerships: a systematic review

Tim Greive-Price (current MGSC student), Hardee Mistry and Robert Baird (BISC Advisory Committee Member) recently published a systematic review highlighting North-South surgical training partnership. To read the full text, please visit here.

2020-2021 BISC Instructor Appreciation

2020-2021 BISC Instructor Appreciation

This year, we wish to recognize and express our appreciation for the significant contributions of two BISC Instructors, Dr. Brian Cameron and Dr. Jana MacLeod.    View Announcement