Free Online Public Health course on Emergency and Surgical Care in Universal Health Coverage

14 August, 2019

Dear Neil and HIFA colleagues,

The Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER) is very pleased to announce the launch of a free online Public Health Course on Emergency and Surgical Care in Universal Health Coverage for students, healthcare providers, professionals interested in public health (https://www.gfmer.ch/surgery/course-overview.htm).

The course aims to provide participants with knowledge, research and competencies in addressing emergency and surgical care in meeting the SDGs within the framework of UHC.

We will greatly appreciate if you can share this with your community networks.

Best wishes

Dr Meena Nathan Cherian

Hon. Prof. Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, WHO Collaborating Centre, Western University, Ontario, Canada.

Senior Advisor, Global Action, International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG), Chatelaine, Switzerland (www.siog.org)

Director, Emergency & Surgical Care program, Geneva Foundation for Medical Education & Research (GFMER), Geneva, Switzerland (www.gfmer.ch/surgery)

HIFA profile: Meena Cherian is Director Integrated Emergency & Surgical Care program, Geneva Foundation of Medical Education and Research, Geneva, Switzerland. www.gfmer.ch

Email: cherianm15 AT gmail.com