Dates: 25 to 27 August 2021 (Wednesday to Friday) Venue: UCT Graduate School of Business, Waterfront, Cape Town Time: 08h30 to 15h30 daily
Course fee is R 4 000 per person CPD points = 21 | Level 1
Global surgery is an emerging and exciting interdisciplinary field of enquiry, research, practice and advocacy.
The course aims to provide participants with foundational knowledge about the unmet need for surgical healthcare globally, so that they can apply a health systems approach to surgery, obstetric and anaesthesia.
The course is hosted by UCT's Head: Division of Global Surgery, A/Prof Salome Maswime.
Who Should Attend?
Clinicians and students in private and public sectors who work mainly with surgical patients
Public Health Specialists and Students
Surgical Scientists and Health System Researchers
Introduction to Global Surgery
Health Systems Strengthening
Disease Burden and Innovative Financing
A Framework of Global Surgery Interventions
Introduction to Public Policy
Global Surgery Ethics
Introduction to Advocacy
Global Surgery Project Management and Case Studies
A Certificate of Completion and CPD points will be issued to participants upon successful completion of course.