InciSioN Global Surgery Symposium (IGSS2019)
Time & Location
About The Event
InciSioN is proud to present the 2nd InciSioN Global Surgery Symposium (IGSS), which will be held in Kigali, Rwanda on April 20th-21st 2019, themed “Fostering International Partnerships: Opportunity and Challenges”. IGSS2019 will be a great opportunity to enjoy the multi-cultural diversity of participanst in the heart of Africa, in the Land of Thousands Hills.
IGSS2018 in Leuven, Belgium attracted 228 participants from 50 different countries worldwide and 32 experts speakers from 5 different continents; 15 scholarships were given to scholars from low and middle-income countries to participate in the symposium. The conference is unique in that it is an excellent and affordable scientific event in Global surgery, by and for the future of Global Surgery, The IGSS brings together a global audience of specialists, residents, and students; linking participants with global surgery experts with both in-filed and academic experience and public health experts from international organizations and civil society from all over the world, to learn about basic concepts of global surgery, recent developments, and next steps to be taken by both international community and local stakeholders. IGSS aims to equip participants with the needed skills and connections to make a change in their home countries through capacity building, diversity, and educational programs. It bridges the gap between students and residents, specialists, and other healthcare professionals from around the world, to come up with collaborative and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing global surgery challenges.
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