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How can we scale-up surgery and anesthesia to achieve UHC?

How can we scale-up surgery and anesthesia to achieve UHC?

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9-9:10 Introduction Dr Atul Gawande, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School and General and Endocrine Surgeon, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Chair, Lifebox Foundation
9:10-30 Announcement of the first-ever joint WHO & WFSA guidelines to standardise safe anaesthesia Walt Johnson, Head, Emergency and Essential Surgical Care Program, WHO

 

Prof Adrian Gelb, Secretary, WFSA

 

9:30-9:40 Perspectives on surgical practice in Pakistan Dr Lubna Samad, pediatric surgeon, Indus Health Network, G4 Alliance – Pakistan
9:40-55 4 minute film explaining the Surgical Equity Prize and call to action for creating this new prize to stimulate solutions for improved surgical care in LMICs Daniel Berman, Lead, Global Health Team, Challenge Prize Centre, Nesta

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