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

Session Code: DC02
Title: Global Health Competencies for Surgeons: Cognitive and System Skills
Date and Time of Session: Saturday, October 26: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Moscone Convention Center - Room: MW 2005
Description: 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 worker, 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:
International (INT), Surgical Humanitarian Outreach (HUM)
Sponsored By:
Operation Giving Back
Program Participants:
Co-Chair
Doruk E. Ozgediz, MD, Msc, FACS, FAAP
Chair
Girma Tefera, MD, FACS
Speaker Welcome and Overview of the Program
Girma Tefera, MD, FACS
Section Moderator Session I - The Big Picture
Doruk E. Ozgediz, MD, Msc, FACS, FAAP
Speaker Global Surgery Landscape
Neema C. Kaseje, MD, MPH
Speaker Current Status on Global Injury
Sudha P. Jayaraman, MD, FACS
Speaker Current Status on Global Surgical Oncology
T. Peter Kingham, MD
Speaker Current Status on Global Pediatric Surgery
Stephen W. Bickler, MD, FACS
Panel Discussion
Panelist Invited Commentary
Mahanama Gunesekara, MBBS, MS, FRCSEng, FRCSEdin, FCSSL, FRCPSGlasgow
Panelist Invited Commentary
María E Aponte-Rueda, MD, PhD, FACS
Morning Break
Section Moderator Session II - The Big Picture - Continued
Fiemu E. Nwariaku, FACS
Speaker Current Status on Global Maternal Health
Felicia Lester, MD, MPH
Speaker An Overview of Global Surgery Research
Thomas G. Weiser, MD, FACS
Speaker Development of an Ethics Framework for Global Surgery
Abdullah Saleh, MD FRCSC
Panelist Panel Discussion
Hernán Sacoto Aguilar, MD FACS
Panelist Invited Commentary II
Emmanuel A. Ameh, MBBS, FACS
Section Moderator Working Lunch Session III – Topical Discussions
Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD, MPH, FACS
Section Moderator Working Lunch Session III - Group Discussion of Questions
Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD, MPH, FACS
Section Moderator Session IV – Clinical Problem Solving in Global Surgery
Sudha P. Jayaraman, MD, FACS
Speaker Tropical Diseases of Surgical Relevance
Mary Margaret Ajiko, MBBS, MMed(Surg)
Speaker Orthopedics - Fracture Management
David William Shearer, MD, MPH
Speaker Obstetrics – Post Partum Hemorrhage
Felicia Lester, MD, MPH
Speaker Anesthesia
Michael S. Lipnick, MD
Speaker Pediatric Surgery – Clinical Pearls
Emmanuel A. Ameh, MBBS, FACS
Panel Discussion
Panelist Invited Commentary IV
Eric Sta Maria Talens, MD FPCS FACS
Panelist Invited Commentary - IV
Michael B. Ode, MBBS, FWACS
Afternoon Break
Section Moderator Session V – Bringing it Together
Edgar Bruck Rodas, MD FACS
Speaker Introducing New Surgical Technology
Raymond R. Price, MD, FACS
Speaker Non-Technical Skills for Surgeons
Egide Abahuje, MD
Speaker Cultural Awareness
John L. Tarpley, MD, FACS, FWACS
Speaker Pragmatic Wrap Up: How to Get Ready
Margaret J. Tarpley, MLS
Panelist Panel Discussion: Invited Commentary
Vishal Gupta, MBBS, MS, MCh
Wrap Up