On the right are links to websites with information regarding global health opportunities.  Below are specific adverts that you may wish to apply for. Last updated 5th November 2019

Zambia Anaesthesia Development Program (ZADP) 
6-month fellowships for junior (post-Primary FRCA and post CT2) and senior (post-Final FRCA) trainees starting in August 2020 and February 2021. Further details hereCloses 25th November 2019

Opportunity at Debre Berhan University, Ethiopia (ST5+, Post-CCT, Consultants)An opportunity to spend a period of 1-2 months & up in the department of anaesthesia in DBU-Ethiopia, assisting with the delivery of anaesthesia education programs and developing the anaesthesia service at Debre Berhan Referral Hospital and affiliated hospitals. Further details here. For contact details PM WAS via our FB page here. Open ended/flexible

BKL Walawalkar Hospital, Dervan, India (CT2+ & post-CCT) 

This is a 3-6 months commitment designed to provide experience in the fields of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care in a rural setting. This post has a clinical and an educational component, teaching medical students, junior anaesthetists and nursing staff. Further details hereCloses 15/11/19.

Teaching fellowship in Northwest Tanzania (ST5+), 6m, from Feb 2020 (alternative start dates available up to Aug 2020) Based in Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, with Medical Mission Institute. The fellowship focuses on teaching and training of nurse anaesthetists enrolled onto a nationally approved programme in anaesthesia. There are additionally many quality improvement and research projects within the department, which the fellow will be expected to take part in. Contact Dr Riaz Aziz azizriaz@googlemail.com. Further details here. Closes 29/11/19.

A group of paediatric intensivists with a global health interest plan to explore the current practice of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) management in resource-limited settings. They have produced a survey, and would be grateful if any healthcare professionals that manage children with severe TBI in LMICs could complete it: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PaedTBI

Global Surgery Fellowship at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa: A post-doctoral fellowship for a candidate with an interest in health systems, global surgery, and global health research. Details here

Medical Education, Juba, South Sudan: Opportunity for anaesthetists with an interest in medical education &/or LMIC capacity building. Involves assisting with development of a context-relevant anaesthesia module for medical students, & a perioperative care module for trainee surgeons, in Juba, South Sudan +/- delivering the teaching. Travel to Juba is not mandatory. Contact hugh.grant@ouh.nhs.uk 

Tutors (3-6 month posts) are required to teach on the Anaesthesia MSc course, Gondar, Ethiopia: There is an ongoing project to deliver an MSc in clinical anaesthesia in Gondar University Hospital. This provides clinical teaching for the non-physician anaesthetists who provide the vast majority of anaesthetics in Ethiopia. Tutors are required for periods of 3 – 6 months at a time. For more information, please contact bdzsilverman@gmail.com

The Global Partnerships (link) department at the RCoA are currently advertising a number of Trainee Fellowships open to anaesthetists in training who are interested in undertaking a placement in a low resource setting. These include:

Previous opportunities (& links) have included:


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