Annie Lalande - Med student

Annie Lalande is one of the two organizers for the first edition of the Global Surgery Exchange Program between medical students of McGill University and of the University of Rwanda. She is currently completing her third year in medical school at McGill University, after which she will be taking a leave of absence to travel and pursue a Masters in Experimental Surgery.

She has been working with the Global Surgery research group from the Montreal General Hospital for over three years, focusing mainly on trauma registries and surgical education in low- and middle-income countries. She has had the chance to present her findings in conferences, including the Trauma Association of Canada annual meeting.