WHO's Dr. Tedros Addressing the Global Surgery Community
At the 2019 National Surgical, Obstetric, and Anesthesia Planning Conference in Dubai, the World Health Organization's Director General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom, spoke about the role of surgery in achieving Universal Health Coverage.
The Evolution of Global Surgery
Dr. John Meara, director of Harvard Medical School's Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, provides a primer on the development of the global surgery field and highlights its progress in promoting access to surgery across the world.
Macroeconomics of Global Surgery
Dr. Blake Alkire of the Global OHNS Initiative and Harvard Program in Global Surgery and Social Change highlights the essential role of macroeconomics in understanding the global burden of surgical disease.
Research in Global Surgery
Drs. Bethany Hedt-Gauthier and George Dyer describe the role of research within global surgery and relay their personal experiences with international surgical research.