Global Surgery Amsterdam

GSA is an international research and education institute that works to develop sustainable solutions in global surgery.

Meet Our Team
Global Surgery Amsterdam
Advocacy

Advocacy

Universal access to safe and affordable surgical care when needed is both a moral and a strategic imperative for all human beings.

Research

Research

To unite medical specialists, residents, global health doctors and students to perform research on global surgery.

Education

Education

To provide preparation courses on global surgery for students, doctors and specialists going abroad for exchanges or humanitarian projects.

The Latest News

There are some great blogs written by our staff whom you may like to read. All the latest news concerning Global Surgery Amsterdam (GSA) can be found in our news feed as seen below.

Publication in Dutch Global Health Journal

Publication in Dutch Global Health Journal

from Global Health Research by NVTG Lower extremity fractures: access to care and outcome of treatment in rural Tanzania The rates of extremity fractures in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are two to five times higher than i…

Global Surgery Amsterdam

Global Surgery Amsterdam

New Faculty Member
New Faculty Member
Global Surgery Amsterdam

Global Surgery Amsterdam

Global Surgery Amsterdam is proud to welcome Schelto Kruijff as a new Faculty Member. Schelto Kruijff, MD PhD is a surgical Oncologist at University Medical Center…

In Memory of Wouter Nolet (1987-2019)
In Memory of Wouter Nolet (1987-2019)
Global Surgery Amsterdam

Global Surgery Amsterdam

It is with the biggest regret that we have been informed of the death of our friend and beloved colleague in Global Health and Tropical Medicine.

Surgical Cases seen on the Hospital Ship
Surgical Cases seen on the Hospital Ship
Global Surgery Amsterdam

Global Surgery Amsterdam

The days fly by and we are almost reaching the end of the surgical part of this mission. One of the cases is a 17 year old young man, Moshoraf. He has a cleft lip and has never been operated before…

Short Introduction

A short introduction to Global Surgery at the Dutch Surgical Society in May 2019 by Matthijs Botman, MD. The video is in Dutch and provided with English subtitles.