GlobalSurg & The NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery
Improving surgical outcomes through collaborative research
Making surgery safer for patients all around the world
Setting the research agenda
GlobalSurg & The NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery are working together through annual research prioritisation workshops to set the research agenda based on patient need in LMIC.
Cohort & Feasibility Studies
GlobalSurg conduct international cohort studies, generating crucial background data for feasibility studies and trials carried out in NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery LMIC hub countries.
Evidence to improve surgical outcomes
The NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery is conducting international randomised controlled trials in selected low and middle income partner hub countries. GlobalSurg studies are open to any hospitals, any where.
Building Sustainable Research for the Future
Developing trans-continental randomised controlled trials and national guidelines to build sustainable research capacity and implement change in surgical practice in LMICs.
Fostering the surgical leaders of tomorrow
The NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery is supporting fully funded Fellowships for surgeons in LMIC as well as providing open access training resources to support surgical researchers all around the world.
“Delivering safe and effective surgical care across the world is one of the greatest challenges facing global health today”.
Professor Dion Morton, Co-Director, NIHR GSU
“Over 5 billion people around the world lack access to safe affordable surgical care”