Training surgical residents for a career in academic global surgery: a novel training model.

Abstract

Academic global surgery is a nascent field focused on improving surgical care in resource-poor settings through a broad-based scholarship agenda. Although there is increasing momentum to expand training opportunities in low-resource settings among academic surgical programs, most focus solely on establishing short-term elective rotations rather than… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.01.007