Netherlands, Utrecht

Global Surgery

when 8 July 2019 - 12 July 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 EC
fee EUR 750

This summerschool will provide a unique overview of the topic Global Surgery, with an emphasis on essential surgical care in a worldwide prospective. In one week time there will be both practical and theoretical sessions as well as experience based stories from experts in the field. The practical workshops will among others include bowel anastomosis techniques as well as external fixation of fractures.

This summerschool will provide a unique overview of the topic Global Surgery, with an emphasis on essential surgical care in a worldwide prospective. A main topic will be surgical research and how to collect data in Low and Middle Income countries (LMICs). During the week there will be both theoretical and practical surgical workshops as well as experience based stories from experts in the field. In the practical workshops you will be trained in external fixation of fractures and bowel anastomosis techniques, among others.

This course is organised by the surgical department of the UMC Utrecht in collaboration with the Netherlands Society for International Surgery NSIS (www.surgicalneed.nl).

Course leader

Prof. dr. I.H.M. Borel Rinkes

Fee info

EUR 750: Course fee
EUR 200: Housing fee

Scholarships

When combining this course with another Global Health summer course (Challenges of Global Health or Reproductive & Maternal Health), you will receive a discount of €100 on each course.

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