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).

Dr Andrew Hill – The outgoing Society President of ISS/SIC and World Congress of Surgery President 2019 – on WCS 2019 and supporting Lifebox

 

Dr Kathleen Casey Surgeon and Secretary, Executive Committee The G4 Alliance, outgoing President of the The Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence

 

Dr Zipporah Gathuya, Anesthesiologist, The Nairobi Hospital, Kenya – Safe Anesthesia for children in Kenya

 

Dr Nobhojit Roy, Lifebox Trustee & General and Trauma surgeon – Optimizing Surgical Care in India

IASSS future surgeons, Sulé Burger, Gareth Obery, Jomarie Weyers, and Nicholas Loxton

 

Dr Nichole Starr, Lifebox Safe Surgery Fellow – Value and Feasibility of Phone Follow Up in Ethiopian Surgical Patients

 

Professor Sherry Wren Professor of Surgery, Director of Global Surgery, Center for Global Health and Innovation, Stanford University – Engagement of Women into the Surgical Workforce

 

Dr Catherine deVries, Urologist – Optimizing the OR and Operative Team

 

Dr Miliard Derbew, Lifebox Trustee & Professor of Pediatric surgery at the College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University 

 

Dr Yeabsira Mekonnen, Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital,Ethiopia – Assessment of WHO Surgical Safety Checklist Implementation in Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Ethiopia

 

Dr Elizabeth Drum, Anesthesiologist – Summary of WCS talk session: Pediatric Surgery and Anesthesia in Low and Middle Income Countries