Cookies on this website

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Accept all cookies' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. If you click 'Reject all non-essential cookies' only necessary cookies providing core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility will be enabled. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

Working towards universal access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care.


Our online accredited five-day course covers major topics in global surgery, anaesthesia and obstetric care, such as burden of disease, manpower issues, training, partnership, supplies, service management, research needs, advocacy and ethics, and resource allocation.

The course is suitable for those in all disciplines interested in global surgery, anaesthesia and obstetrics: – medical personnel with an interest in global surgery – qualified surgeons, anaesthetists and obstetricians/gynaecologists – those in training, including senior medical students – allied health care professions linked to global surgery

The course is run by our multi-disciplinary faculty from Oxford University Global Surgery Group, with invited UK and international guest speakers.

Bursaries application deadline: 16 May 2021

Course information and applications on the Department for Continuing Education's website.