Houston Global Surgery Symposium

Friday, March 9, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 7:00 pm Add to Calendar

Since 2012, the Houston Global Health Collaborative’s (HGHC) annual conference has united students and professionals from numerous institutions to advance global education, research, and service. This year, the HGHC has partnered with the Global Surgery Student Alliance (GSSA) to bring you the Houston Global Surgery Symposium, featuring some of today’s leaders in global surgery discussing advancements in global surgery, future directions, and experiences from working in the field.

This symposium will take place on March 9th, 2018 from 12:30pm-7pm at the Rice University School of Business. It will be a part of the larger GLOCAL conference hosted by HGHC which will last from March 9th-10th and include a range of global health topics.

Keynote speaker: Ray Price, MD, Director of Center for Global Surgery at the University of Utah School of Medicine

Panel sessions:

  • Subspecialties in Global Surgery
  • Capacity Building
  • Pathways to Global Surgery

For more information and registration, visit: https://www.globalsurgerystudents.org/houston-symposium


Rice University School of Business

1900 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005


Vivek Karun