Global Surgery Amsterdam

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

Our Mission, Vision & Objectives

Foundation
Foundation

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.

Our latest news items

Global Surgery Conference 2020
Global Surgery Conference 2020

Save the date! | Global Surgery Conference | December 18th 2020

Global Surgery Amsterdam is proud to invite you to our research evening, in …

New Faculty Member
New Faculty Member

Global Surgery Amsterdam is proud to welcome Schelto Kruijff as a new Faculty Member. Schelto Kruijff, MD PhD is …

In Memory of Wouter Nolet (1987-2019)
In Memory of Wouter Nolet (1987-2019)

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

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 …

Surgery Kick-Off at the Hospital Ship
Surgery Kick-Off at the Hospital Ship

After a couple of days, we have found a sort of routine together with the local team here in Bangladesh: In the early mornings we run a few kilomet…

Short introduction to Global Surgery

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.

Our Trusted partners

Thanks to the independent support and generosity of our collaborators, Global Surgery Amsterdam (GSA) can provide essential medical care where it’s needed most.