How COVID-19 Pandemic is Fueling Antimicrobial Resistance

July 22, 2020: Posted by Ankit Raj The current COVID-19 pandemic has exposed lots of fault lines in our healthcare ecosystem and magnified certain looming threats. One of them is antimicrobial resistance. Antimicrobial resistance despite of its pandemic-like nature never quite got the media coverage that it deserved. Mostly because the repercussions and threats of...

Equity in Academic Global Surgery

July 18, 2020: Posted by Ankit Raj Globally 5 billion people lack access to safe, timely, and affordable surgical care. A significant proportion of these 5 billion belongs to lower and middle-income countries and limited-resource settings. But do we know how many surgeons, nurses, trainees, medical students, and supportive healthcare staff lack access to affordable...

One Surgery By Numbers

July 4, 2020: Posted by One Surgery Admin Hi everyone, we are celebrating our work so far as a team! We remain dedicated to global surgery, and working as hard as ever to bring safe surgery to every corner of the world whilst celebrating our beautiful community at the same time! Here is our One.Surgery...

Surgical Lockdown! 9th Issue Of Voices of One Surgery – Out NOW!

June 4, 2020: Posted by Florence Van Belleghem We are very proud to announce the release of our 9th issue of Voices of One.Surgery, lovingly put together during a worldwide pandemic, filled with anguish and uncertainty. It features articles from passionate people all over the world, from Peru to Belgium and from Brazil to the Democratic...

Global Scalpels – Episode 1 – 5th June – Rishi Rattan

June 1, 2020: Posted by One Surgery Admin We are super looking forward to the launch of the brand new podcast show - Global Scalpels, dedicated to global surgery! The show creators, Taylor and Riana have created a wonderful series of 8 podcast episodes, all detailed on their website, globalscalpels.com, with an outline to produce many...

Introducing the One Surgery Podcast Network! Celebrating Global Solidarity

May 31, 2020: Posted by One Surgery Admin One.Surgery is incredibly excited to once more launch yet another stunning service to the global surgery community! Along with our webhosting and design team, we have teamed up with the exceptional podcasting hosting service, podcast.co to provide a world class, professional podcast hosting solution to any aspiring podcaster...

Facial transplantation: a recent controversial surgery

May 28, 2020: Posted by Mohamed Kahna Facial transplantation is an aesthetic medical procedure to replace all or part of a person's face following congenital disease, tumour or crushing of the face. Surgery has become somewhat possible because facial transplantation, as with heart transplants, requires the death of the donor, and facial transplants have entered...

Surgery On The Shoulders of Giants -Free virtual book signing

May 25, 2020: Posted by One Surgery Admin About the book Surgery on the Shoulders of Giants is a heart-wrenching but ultimately uplifting collection of letters written during the medical travels of Saqib Noor, a surgeon in training and a doctor passionate about healthcare in impoverished areas of the world. Saqib qualified from Nottingham Medical School in...

Global Surgery Day 2020

May 24, 2020: Posted by One Surgery Admin One.Surgery is once more excited to announce a schedule of amazing activity for Global Surgery Day 2020! We will initially be promoting the beautiful and inspirational poem, "We are One.Surgery", dedicated to global surgery, written by Emmanuel Abiodun Ahiatrogah and Saqib Noor. Secondly, we are even more excited...