Global Health Impact Map

Global Health Impact Map


Surgical Care at Ruth Gaylord Hospital

Key Contact: Greg Beilman, MD; Jeff Chipman, MD

Activity Dates: Jan 2017 to Present

Country(ies): Uganda


Contact Information

beilman@umn.edu, chipm001@umn.edu

Activity Description

A team visits Ruth Gaylord Hospital in Kampala, Uganda twice annually to provide free surgical care to local patients in partnership with staff at the hospital.

Activity Types

Clinical Care, Education/Training

Academic Health Center Units

Medical School
     Department of Anesthesiology
     Department of Surgery

Other Collaborators

Tim Schacker, MD (University of Minnesota Medical School, Department of Medicine);
St Thomas University

Partner Organizations

Ruth Gaylord Hospital
St. Thomas University

Activity Topics

Health Systems, HIV/AIDS, Noncommunicable Disease (NCDs), Poverty, Urban Health

Status

Current