The Branch for International Surgery


dreamstime_9027808Pursuing your interest in global health should start with the Branch for International Surgery. Now one of Canada’s foremost centres for advancing surgical care in international health, the Branch comprises five surgery member departments at UBC including General Surgery. Branch member departments are engaged in 50 countries involving over 40 recipient institutions and involved in over 64 clinical faculty exchanges. For surgical residents the Branch provides:

  • Annual Research travel grants
  • RCPSC accredited Rounds on International Surgery
  • Post-graduate online training in Surgical Care in international health
  • Providing residents’ with helpful resources

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