World Anaesthesia Society: Leadership in Global Health

Tue, 30/04/2019
Royal College of Anaesthetists
CPD Credits Anticipated: 
Places available
Clinical Content Lead(s): 
Francesca Mazzola and Melissa Dransfield on behalf of the World Anaesthesia Programme
Event timings: 
09:30 start. AGM will begin at 16:30

Global Health is becoming an area of increasing focus with innovative and dynamic projects, programmes and publications developing to support this. Good leadership is key to the success of these ventures. At this seminar we will hear from inspirational people who have been leading their own individual way within global health and learn from their experiences. The World Anaesthesia Society annual AGM will also be held at the close of the meeting and all members and non-members are welcome to join.

This event is open to all health care professionals. If you are unsure of the rate that you should pay for this event, please email or call 020 7092 1539 to speak to a member of the events team.

Confirmed speakers for this event are: 

  • Dr Sonia Akrimi, The Zambia Anaesthesia Development Program (ZADP)
  • Dr Umar Ahmad, Anaesthetic trainee, Global Health physician, researcher and co-founder of Abtrace
  • Dr Rowan Burnstein, The Cambridge-Yangon Trauma Intervention Project (CYTIP)
  • Dr Mariam Karimi, WAS Grant Recipient
  • Maria Burke, Global Partnerships Manager, Royal College of Anaesthetists
  • Professor Justine Davies, Global Health Academic, physician, Editor in Chief of The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology 

This event is administered by the RCoA on behalf of the World Anaesthesia Society. Bookings will be taken using the RCoA online booking system.

Price information

Consultants Anaesthetists in Training Consultant WAS Member Anaesthetists in Training WAS Member
£220 £150 £165 £105





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