Lifebox at the 2019 World Congress of Surgery in Krakow!

Lifebox is at the 48th World Congress of Surgery in Krakow, Poland to exhibit our work with partners to improve the safety of surgery.

Join us on Facebook Live for our series of Masterclasses from Lifebox friends and partners! (Schedule below – times may be subject to change).

Date Time slot Name Title Subject
Monday 12th August 10am GMT +2 Dr Zipporah Gathuya Anesthesiologist, The Nairobi Hospital, Kenya Safe Anesthesia for children in Kenya
Tuesday 13th August 11am GMT +2 Dr Nobhojit Roy Lifebox Trustee & General and Trauma surgeon Optimizing Surgical Care in India
Tuesday 13th August 3pm GMT +2 Dr Miliard Derbew Lifebox Trustee & Professor of pediatric surgery at the College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University. Priorities for training to meet Paediatric Surgery Workforce Needs Requirement
Tuesday 13th August 3.30pm GMT +2 Dr Yeabsira Mekonnen Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital,
Assessment of WHO Surgical Safety Checklist
Implementation in Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital,
Ethiopia, 2018
Tuesday 13th August 4pm GMT +2 Dr Nichole Starr Lifebox Safe Surgery Fellow Value and Feasibility of Phone Follow Up in Ethiopian Surgical Patients
Wednesday 14th August 10am GMT +2 Professor Sherry Wren Professor of Surgery, Director of Global Surgery, Center for Global Health and Innovation, Stanford University Women in Global Surgery
Wednesday 14th August 11am GMT +2 Dr Catherine deVries Urologist Optimizing the OR and Operative Team
Wednesday 14th August 3pm GMT +2 Dr Elizabeth Drum Anesthesiologist Summary of WCS talk session: Pediatric Surgery and Anesthesia in Low and Middle Income Countries
Thursday 15th August TBC Dr Kathleen Casey Surgeon and Secretary, Executive CommitteeThe G4 Alliance TBC