Welcome New BGSC Advisory Committee Members!

Welcome New BGSC Advisory Committee Members!

BGSC is excited to welcome several new, accomplished surgical care professionals to our Advisory Committee! We are excited about the depth of experience and knowledge you will bring to help shape our educational programs, research and collaborations!         To learn more about our Advisory Committee Members, see their bios on our website.

MGSC Spotlight: Dieudonné A. Lemfuka

MGSC Spotlight: Dieudonné A. Lemfuka

    Dieudonné A. Lemfuka is originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo and currently lives and works in Monrovia, Liberia. Read on to find out more about Dieudonné, his background and experiences, what lead him to the MGSC, and more!              What has inspired you to become a surgeon? Please share some of […]

Graduate Feature: Michelle (Tran) Au

Michelle (Tran) Au is a General Surgery Resident at the University of Manitoba. She initially began the Graduate Certificate program and then realized that there is an abundance of knowledge in the field of global surgery that she wanted to continue to learn about. She plans to pursue a career in global surgery alongside a […]

Bethune Round Table 2023 – Save the Date and Call for Abstracts!

Bethune Round Table 2023 – Save the Date and Call for Abstracts!

Date: May 27 28 29 2023 Location: Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada The Bethune Roundtable is an annual interdisciplinary meeting hosted at a Canadian academic centre to discuss challenges and solutions to improving surgical care to underserved and marginalized patients locally, regionally and globally.  The objective of the meeting is to bring […]

Congratulations to GCGSC Alumni Dr. Gigi Osler on being appointed to the Senate of Canada!

Congratulations to GCGSC Alumni Dr. Gigi Osler on being appointed to the Senate of Canada!

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed Flordeliz (Gigi) Osler as an independent Senator for Manitoba. Flordeliz (Gigi) Osler is an internationally renowned surgeon who operates in Winnipeg, an assistant professor at the University of Manitoba, and a dedicated advocate for equity, diversity, and inclusion. She was the first woman […]