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EAST Traumacast logo Global Surgery and the EAST Global Surgery Ad Hoc Taskforce- an EAST Traumacast and Careercast Mashup - #170

Join Drs. Prerna Ladha, Hassan Mashbari and Lauren Dudas and learn about Global Surgery from Drs. Mike Mallah, Chris Dodgion, Katie Iverson and the EAST Global Surgery Ad Hoc Task Force.  What does Global Surgery  even mean? How can you get involved, who is out there practicing internationally or can you practice Global Surgery domestically?  

Supplemental Material:
♦Incision (International Student Surgical Network) -
♦GSSA (Global Surgery Student Alliance) -
♦American College of Surgeons Resident and Associate Society Global Surgery Workgroup ( form to self nominate
♦AAGS (Association of Academic Global Surgery) - - opportunities for faculty, resident and student involvement in committees.

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EAST Traumacast logo Inside a Surgical Mission - #104

What is it like to travel to a foreign country on a surgical mission?  We take an in depth look at the experiences of the surgeons, nurses, students, mission leaders, and anesthetists.  Join your moderator, Dr. Carrie Valdez, as she interviews members of the ISHI surgical mission team led by EAST member, Dr. Ziad Sifri.  

Supplemental material:
Rutgers Global Surgery Fellowship

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EAST Traumacast logo Global Surgery - Mulago Hospital in Kampala Uganda - Podcast #78

Global surgery is gaining traction and trauma is a leading cause of mortality in Uganda.  Dr. Kevin Pei had the privilege of teaching an operative trauma and resuscitation course at Makerere University and Mulago Hospital in Kampala Uganda. In this traumacast, Dr. Pei discusses the role of global health surgery with Dr. Jackie, a senior trauma surgeon at the Mulago Hospital. Dr. Jackie discusses challenges and triumphs and how we can facilitate bilateral clinical exchange.

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