6-10 May 2019
WHO GIEESC meeting in Bangkok
The WHO Global Initiative for Emergency and Essential Surgical Care (GIEESC) is a global forum that convenes multidisciplinary stakeholders. Established in 2005, the GIEESC has grown to include over 2300 members from 140 countries which collaborates to share knowledge, advise policy formation and develop educational resources to reduce the burden of death and disability from conditions that could be treated through surgery. The 8th WHO GIEESC Biennial Meeting is being held in conjunction with the RACS 88th Annual Scientific Congress in Bangkok on Monday 6 May 2019, to discuss progress, constraints, and opportunities related to surgery being an integral component of public health and health services for women.
17 April 2019
Refereeravond The needs of global surgery
On this great occassion Peter Reemst has received a royal distinction, he is now a member of the Order of Oranje Nassau. He deserved this thanks to his work as surgeon, trainer, and surgical and educational work world wide. We are very proud of him!
6 April 2019
AIGT course: external fixator.
The annual course for MD Global Health and Tropical Medicine (AIGT) in training about trauma care with hands on workshop external fixation. This day will be held at Amsterdam Skill Centre: https://asc.amsterdam/#contact.
To subscribe, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
4 February 2019
Opening of the Amsterdam Skills Centre, an innovative project by the AMC/VUmc alliance with training possibilities for national and international surgeons/ surgical residents.
20 december 2018
NSIS bestuurslid Peter Reemst wordt freelance global surgeon. Zijn eerste missie betrof een uitzending naar Nigeria met het ICRC.
5 december 2018
COSECSA annual meeting & scientific conference.
1 december 2018
Tropen Carrière Dag. Amsterdam.
10-13 October 2018
Announced through WHO GIEESC and the Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie (International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, SICOT):
39th SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress
Once again being held in the beautiful city of Montréal. Abstract submission is currently open.
For additional information: http://www.sicot.org/montreal
3-5 October 2018
The Nordic Countries have taken on leading roles within the global surgery movement. This will be the third Nordic Global Surgery meeting. By participating in this meeting, you will gain insight into several aspects of the field of global surgery. You will be able to meet and interact with professionals within surgery and anaesthesia from all over the world. We anticipate a progressive meeting where clinical and scientific partnerships of the future will form.https://ki.se/mmk/kalender/global-surgery-conference-2018
29 September 2018
AIGT COURSE: Acute abdomen and bowel anastomosis & Wound care and tendon repair.
Course and workshop for residents AIGT (MD Global Health and Tropical Medicine).
Location MC Slotervaart Amsterdam. 9:00 am – 3.30 pm.
28 september 2018
Global Surgery Amsterdam Symposium
One World, One Standard of Care
Improving Skills in Global Surgery
Friday Sept 28, 1230-1900. Optional: 1900 dinner
Venue lab 111, Amsterdam The Netherlands
Five billion people worldwide lack access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care when needed. Global Surgery Amsterdam is a platform that aims to improve global surgical care by research and training projects.
By participating in this symposium, you will gain insight into several aspects of global surgery. We will discuss the potential roles for individuals and organizations to improve surgical care in low resource settings. During this symposium we focus on training, both on the job (e.g. surgical missions, trainings programs) and off the job (e.g.video assisted learning, simulations).
31 may 2018
Van 31 mei tot en met 2 juni 2018 zal in het Okura Hotel in Amsterdam het ScarCon ETRS congres plaatsvinden. Tijdens het congres worden de meest recente ontwikkelingen op het gebied van fibrose belicht in de breedste zin van het woord. The co-hosts zijn de Global Scar Society, Scar Academy, Oscare, VU medisch centrum, Dutch Burns Foundation, Association of Dutch Burn Centres en de French Wound Healing Societies.
NSIS bestuurslid Thom Hendriks zal op vrijdag 1 juni een presentatie geven. Hij wordt voorafgegaan door AIGT i.o. Nathan Beijneveld.
24-25 May 2018
Chirurgendagen, thema Grenzen@Surgery
Mini-symposium by NSIS: Thursday 24 May, Genderzaal, 14-15h. A roadmap to global Surgery.
Mini-symposium appendicitis: Thursday 24 May, Zaal 83, 13-14h. Appendicitis over de grenzen.
Veldhoven, the Netherlands
flyer chirurgendagen 2018
21-26 May 2018
71st World Health Assembly
The World Health Assembly (WHA) is the forum through which the World Health Organization (WHO) is governed by its 194 member states. It is the world’s highest health policy setting body and is composed of health ministers from member states. The members of the World Health Assembly generally meet every year in May in Geneva, the location of WHO Headquarters.
9 May 2018
Global Health & Tropical Medicine course evening in UMCU.
5 May 2018
InciSion Global Surgery Symposium
13 April 2018
Announced through WHO GIEESC and the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA):
London, at the Royal Society of Medicine.
For additional information: https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/
12 April 2018
7 April 2018
Programma Fix Ex 7 april 2018 for AIGT (MD Global Health and Tropical Medicine)
Zaal de Waver, VUmc Amsterdam
Rinse Meester en Kees Broertjes, NSIS.
9.00 a.m. coffee and welcome. Presentations, workshop external fixation, Q&A. Drinks 4.30 p.m.
23 March 2018
NRC article Arts is waardevolle ontwikkelingshulp
22 February 2018
Global Surgery night for medical students, VUmc 19-21hrs. Location G513 VUmc.
2-4 February 2018
Global Surgery Implementation in Africa: international conference.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
25 January 2018
Utrecht, the Netherlands
12 January 2018
Campaign ‘Into the world’, a call for attention for the MD Global Health and Tropical Medicine!
9 December 2017
Tropen Carrière Dag en boekpresentatie ‘Into the World’.
Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (KIT) Amsterdam.
Het doel van deze dag is om te inspireren en informeren over de opleiding tot Arts Internationale Gezondheidszorg en Tropengeneeskunde (AIGT), uitzending naar de tropen en de vele carrièreperspectieven na de tropen.
Tevens zal van 14.00-16.00u de boekpresentatie plaatsvinden van de campagne ‘Into the World’.
7 december 2017
GIEESC WHO conference in Maputo, Mozambique.
6 December 2017
Maxima Medisch Centrum locatie Eindhoven. 19.30u inloop met koffie, 20.00u start programma, 21.30u borrel.
Programma: anatomie, liesbreuk bij kinderen, Operation Hernia, online learning tool.
Aanmelden via email@example.com
25 November 2017
Amsterdam Theater. Om 11.10u tijdens de koffiepauze een openbare NSIS vergadering in de vide, boven de foyer.
4 November 2017
AIGT cursus Darmnaden, wondbehandeling en peeshechtingen.
MC Slotervaart (PAL zaal), Amsterdam. 11.00u start, 13.00u verzorgde lunch, 16.00u borrel.
Beperkt aantal plaatsen, aanmelden via firstname.lastname@example.org
9 June 2017
NVTG lustrum congress
9th of September 2016
Congress of the ICS Netherlands in De Waag, Amsterdam
A congress organised by the International College of Surgeons, about past, present and future in humanitarian surgery. With amongst others Harry Wegdam, Harald Veen, Roeland Voorhoeve and Peter Plaisier.
19th of May 2016
NSIS session at national surgery congress 2016. Veldhoven, the Netherlands.
Chaired by Roeland Voorhoeve and Ellen Reuling.
Erik Staal: “changing the world, one life at the time.”
Judith van der Kamp: “a cardiology centre in Cameroon, dream or nightmare?”
Marije Gordinou de Gouberville: “update in Global surgery.”
21st – 23rd of May 2016
G4-Alliance meeting, Geneva, Switzerland.