• Association for Academic Surgery (AAS)
    Offers international courses, a listing of international fellowships, travel grants for visiting professors, and a Global Surgery Research Fellowship Award.
  • Bethune Roundtable
    A unique international conference devoted entirely to surgical issues in the developing world, held annually in Canada.
  • International Society of Surgery
    Enhancing surgical education and training, surgical practice, surgical research and surgical advancement in all fields of surgery around the world especially in the less developed and developing countries.
  • Mending Kids International (MKI)
    MKI’s mission is to be a global leader of transformational surgical care for children by empowering communities to create self-sustaining programs.
  • Pacific Coast Surgical Association (PCSA)
    PCSA has established an international clinical elective in Tanzania through a consortium of residency training programs.
  • Partners in Pediatric Progress (PPP)
    Provides a forum for pediatric surgeons to participate in partnerships to promote pediatric surgical care.
  • UCLA Department of Anesthesiology
    Committed to promoting Global Health through education, patient care and advocacy. Faculty and residents participate in global health care projects in partnership with UCLA and non UCLA-based volunteer organizations. Through the Department of Anesthesiology Visiting International Scholars Program physicians and scientists participate in Departmental research activities and observe clinical care in their area of interest.
  • WHO Programme for Emergency and Essential Surgical Care
    Dedicated to strengthening health systems, achieving universal health coverage, and ensuring the safety and efficacy of clinical procedures in anaesthesia, surgery, orthopaedics, and obstetrics.