Chris Lavy is professor of Orthopaedic and Tropical Surgery and consultant in Orthopaedic and Spine Surgeon at the University of Oxford. He also works for the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS).
We have a conversation with the medical/health geographer Arrianna Marie Planey, Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management in the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina, in Chapel Hill.
You can find more about her work here.
We have another conversation on breast cancer, talking about storytelling and arts as a way to save lives. We talk about this with Dr Chris Jenkins.
Global Health researcher, Dr Jenkins works as a Research Assistant at the Centre for Public Health, Queen’s University Belfast.
You can learn more about his work here: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Chris_Jenkins4
Dr Lily Gutnik graduated as a medical doctor in 2011 at the Medical School for International Health (Ben Gurion University/Columbia University) and completed her General Surgery Residency at the University of Utah this year. She is currently Breast Surgical Oncology Fellow at Duke University, in North Carolina.
Find some of her papers here:
We continue the conversation with Professor Nyengo Mkandawire.
Professor Mkandawire is the dean of the College of Medicine at the University of Malawi, fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Foundation Fellow of the College of Surgeons of East Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA), and a fellow of the Federation for Advancement In Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), among others.
Today we will be talking to one of our colleagues in Malawi, Professor Nyengo Mkandawire, to learn about the region while reviewing his professional career.
Professor Mkandawire is the dean of the College of Medicine at the University of Malawi, fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, foundation fellow of the College of Surgeons of East Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA), and a fellow of the Federation for Advancement In Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), among others.
Hemos querido reclamar la pluralidad lingüística de la Cirugía Global haciendo esta entrevista en español al Dr. Antonio Ramos de la Median, director médico y director del Centro de Investigación de Cirugía Global del Hospital Español de Veracruz, especialista en cirugía gastrointestinal y lídel del grupo CovidSurg en México.
We want to claim Global Surgery's linguistic plurality with this interview in Spanish to Dr Antonio Ramos de la Medina, medical director and director of the Global Surgery Research Center of the Hospital Español de Veracruz, a specialist in gastrointestinal surgery and leader of CovidSurg in Mexico.
We had a chat with Dr Eoin Kelleher, illustrator, cartoonist and practising doctor. When Dr Kelleher is not drawing, he works as an anaesthesiologist.
Dr Linda Chokotho was the first female orthopaedic surgeon in Malawi. While volunteering at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, established the first Hand Surgery Clinic to improve the management of hand conditions.
She is a fellow of the College of Surgeons for East, Central, and Southern Africa (COSECSA) and a member of the Core Group for the World Health Organisation (WHO) Mentor-VIP program.
Today we introduce Professor Mark Shrime, the new Chair of Global Surgery at RCSI University.
He is currently on his way from Boston, where he worked as assistant professor of Otolaryngology and of Global Health and Social Medicine at the Harvard Medical School. And where he also worked as an otolaryngologist at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.