STANFORD GLOBAL/HUMANITARIAN SURGERY SKILLS COURSE

 

5th ANNUAL STANFORD GLOBAL/HUMANITARIAN SURGERY SKILLS COURSE: REGISTER BY JANUARY 30 

 

The Center for Global Health and Innovation at Stanford University School of Medicine, CA (SUSM), will host a one-and-a-half-day Continuing Medical Education (CME) course, February 25-26, 2017, on humanitarian surgery skills. The fifth annual international humanitarian aid skills course will review common conditions encountered in resource-limited environments. The course will provide instruction, case scenarios, simulation on common conditions and procedures performed in resource-limited environments. The course will offer the essential elements of tropical disease, low resource anesthetics, surgical safety, ethics, and cultural considerations in such settings. Specific skill areas that will be taught include orthopedic dislocations and fracture management, cesarean sections, post-partum hemorrhage, D/C, hand injuries, burns management, hand cut skin grafts, Z-plasty, blind burr holes, tubal pregnancy, and hysterectomy.

 

Register by February 5.  Space is limited. SUSM designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Find more information about the course online, cme.stanford.edu/humanitarian For registration assistance, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Head Office - Centre for Global Surgery

1650 Cedar Avenue, Room L9-112
Montreal, Quebec, Canada  H3G 1A4
Tel: +1 (514) 934-1934 ext: 45933 

Rachel Nadeau, Clinical Coordinator
Melanie Sauvageau, Administrative Technician

  

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