WCA Workshops Coming Soon

GPAS and collaborators are proud to be participating in several global health workshops and discussion panels at the upcoming World Congress of Anaesthesia 2016. Live streaming provided for some events.

Global Paediatric Surgery

GPAS participated in the first meeting of the Global Initiative for Children's Surgery (GICS) that brought together providers of children's surgery from LMICs and HICs to identify global priorities.

Kampala Advacned Trauma Course

Under the direction of Dr. Naomi Kebba, In 2016 the Kampala Advanced Trauma Course (KATC) is getting a major revision; training-of-trainers, expansion to regional referral hospitals & more.

Annual GPAS Conference

During the recent conference, we were joined by more than 230 collaborators working to to increase access to quality surgical and anesthesia services in Uganda.

Partners at UBC win Grand Challenges

GPAS partners at UBC win Grand Challenges Grant for low-cost sterilizable drill cover for orthopaedic trauma surgery in low-resource settings.

Anesthesia Enrollment and Enthusiasm up in Uganda

Makerere Anesthesia MMeds and visiting residents working on exciting new education videos.

  • Capacity-Building

    Read about workforce expansion, education, and biomedical projects.

  • Research

    More data on surgical disease are essential to guide interventions.

  • Harmonization

    Read about efforts to increase collaboration and coordination.

  • Resources

    Visit our collection of articles, links, teaching materials and more.

Events and Announcements

Global Partners in Anesthesia and Surgery (GPAS) is a multidisciplinary, multinational collaboration that focuses on development, implementation, and evaluation of strategies to increase surgical, pain and perioperative care capacity in resource-poor settings.


Please help us compile a reference list of other surgery, anesthesia, Ob, EM efforts in Uganda. Click here to add to the list.


Visit the coordination calendar maintained by collaborators in Uganda.


Read the latest publications & presentations by GPAS partners.


We are always looking to collaborate with initiatives and individuals with overlapping interests.