American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: DC04
Title: Global Health Competencies for Surgeons: Cognitive and Systems Skills
Date and Time of Session: Saturday, October 21: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Global Health Competencies for Surgeons: Cognitive and System Skills This course will help prepare the international volunteer to understand characteristics of low resource surgical environments, situational ethics, cultural competency, tropical diseases relevant in surgery, personal preparedness and health considerations, responsibilities as a health work, and the scope of the "essential surgical" procedures as defined by the Disease Control Priorities (DCP-3).
CME Credit Hours: 6
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Track:
Surgical Humanitarian Outreach (HUM)
Credit to Address Regulatory Mandates:
Cultural Competency
Sponsored By:
Operation Giving Back
Program Participants:
Chair
Girma Tefera, MD FACS
Co-Chair
Robert Riviello, MD, MPH, FACS
Moderator Session I: Overview
Girma Tefera, MD FACS
Speaker Welcome and Overview of the Program
Girma Tefera, MD FACS
Speaker Opening Remarks
Haile T. Debas, MD, FACS
Speaker Global Surgery Landscape
Walter D. Johnson, MD FACS
Panelist Panel Discussion - Global Surgery Funding
David Cunningham, BSc(Hons) LLD
Panelist Panel Discussion - Global Surgery Funding
Pierre R. Theodore, MD
Panelist Panel Discussion - Global Surgery Funding
James Alan Chambers, MD, MPH&TM, FACS
Questions and Answers
Morning Break
Session II: Research
Moderator Moderator: Research
Doruk E. Ozgediz, MD FACS FAAP
Speaker Trauma Epidemiologic Research
Sudha P. Jayaraman, MD MSc FACS
Speaker Basic Science Research in Global Surgery
Stephen W. Bickler, MD FACS
Speaker How Do You Assess Need?
Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Technology/Tele-Medicine/Distance Learning
Rifat Latifi, MD, FACS
Questions and Answers
Lunch Session III: Discussion on Mentorship and Motivation
Moderator Moderator: Mentorship and Motivation
Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD, MPH, FACS
Moderator Moderator: Mentorship and Motivation
Sudha P. Jayaraman, MD MSc FACS
Session IV - Global Surgery Implementation
Moderator Moderator: Global Surgery Implementation
Robert Riviello, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Developing Partnerships
Raymond R. Price, MD, FACS
Speaker Non-Technical Skills in Surgery
Robert Riviello, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Tropical Diseases of Surgical Relevance
Miliard Derbew Beyene, MD FRCS. FCS-ECSA
Speaker Anesthesia
Gerald Dubowitz, MD
Questions and Answers
Afternoon Break
Session V: Ethics and Culture
Moderator Moderator: Ethics and Culture
Tamara Jean Worlton, MD FACS
Speaker Ethics in Global Surgery Engagement
Tamara Jean Worlton, MD FACS
Speaker Ethics in Global Surgery Engagement
Rahul M. Jindal, MBBS FACS
Speaker Cultural Awareness
John L. Tarpley, MD, FACS, FWACS
Speaker Pragmatic Wrap-up: How to Get Ready
Margaret J. Tarpley, MLS
Questions and Answers