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 15th May 2019

Mercy Ships Opportunity for CT2+ in Senegal, West Africa: Delivering Mercy Ships ‘Safe Surgery’ course, including implementation of the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist. Commences mid-September 2019 for a minimum of 3 months, possibility of longer periods. Contact Joan Kotze, Medical Capacity Building Director,  joan.kotze@mercyships.org Closing date 30th June 2019

Opportunities for UK anaesthetists  (CT2 onwards) and post CCT anaesthetists at BKL Walawalkar Hospital, Dervan, India Contact Sanjay.Deshpande@stft.nhs.uk  or James.Carter4@nhs.net. Closing date 30th June 2019

A unique opportunity for a Consultant Anaesthetist with an interest in Global Anaesthesia, Hereford Wye Valley NHS Trust, UK.                                        Contact rebecca.paris@wvt.nhs.uk

Overseas placement with the Aberdeen-Bahir Dar Partnership for ST5+ OOP(T/E) or Post-CCT in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia:  This is an opportunity to spend a period of 6 months+ in the Department of Anaesthesia at Bahir Dar University, assisting with delivery of the anaesthesia training programmes and developing the anaesthesia service at both Felege Hiwot Hospital and the newly opened Tebebe Ghion Hospital. Contact jolenemoore@abdn.ac.uk

SHARP Global Anaesthesia Fellowship: 1 year fellowship in Hereford including practical preparation for overseas experience, simulation training and active involvement in projects in Tanzania. Contact Dr Becky Paris, rebecca.paris@wvt.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 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 have included:


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