Residency Program: Global Experience

As part of the departments surgical training program, fourth year residents are able to participate in an global elective that enables them to appreciate the need for global outreach. In coordination with IGOT (Institute for Global Orthopaedics & Traumatology), residents participate in educating other surgeons and learn to adapt their own skills into new settings with new, different and diverse patient populations. Please follow this link to learn more about IGOT!

Please view our recent grad, Patrick Horst’s film on his global rotation in Ghana.The film is about a patient the surgeons took care of, the surgeons, and the hospital.

Current Sites:

  • Tanzania
  • Ghana

Past Sites:

  • South Africa
  • Malawi
  • Nicaragua
  • Nepal
  • India

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