About the team

Academics aim to keep medical students up to date with topics relating to global surgery.

The aim of the academic’s branch of ASSA Global Surgery x Incision is to provide educational tools and resources for medical students on topics relevant to global surgery. We aim to stay up to date with global surgery research and translate key research papers into easy to access educational resources for medical students, such as infographics and fact sheets. We also work with incision global to raise awareness about key annual campaign days, these include:

Our overall goal is to increase the knowledge and awareness of medical students about the field of global surgery and how they can get involved throughout their careers.


The Scale of Global Surgery

Maternal Mortality

The Lancet Commission

Global Surgery Day

The Economics of Global Surgery