SURG 510 Surgical Care in International Health

In this online graduate course students will examine the historical beginnings, the reasons for the emergence of surgical care in the public health agenda and the details of the global burden of surgical care need.

They will explore the wide spectrum of volunteerism, ethics related to clinical care and research, guidelines for activity (projects, programs, partnerships) and the role of advocacy in global surgical care. This course will next be offered in September 2020.