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Global Surgery

Professor Godfrey Ignatius Muguti - "Impact of COVID-19 on Surgical Services and Training in Africa"

Dr Roba Khundkar and Dr Soham Bandyopadhyay - "Infection and mortality of healthcare workers worldwide from COVID-19: a systematic review" - an OUGSG Global Collaboration


Professor Godfrey Ignatius MugutiGodfrey Ignatius Muguti MS(Syd) FCS(ECSA) FRCS(Edin) Hon.FRCS(Eng) 

President; College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa
Professor of Surgery and Chair, University of Zimbabwe 

Professor Muguti is the President of the College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa(COSECSA). He is the Professor of Surgery and Professorial Chair in the Department of Surgery in the College of Health Sciences, University of Zimbabwe. He is also a Clinical Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine.USA and Medical Director of The Avenues Clinic in Harare, Zimbabwe. Professor Muguti has served as a Commissioner on the Zimbabwe Health Review Commission and  Foundation President of the Surgical Society of Zimbabwe. He is past Editor - in - Chief of the Central African Journal of Medicine. In 1997 he was awarded the Honorary FRCS(Eng) by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. His clinical and research interests are in general surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery.





Dr Roba Khundkar is Senior Clinical Lecturer in Global Surgery within the Oxford University Global Surgery Group (OUGSG) at NDS.

Dr Soham Bandyopadhyay is an academic foundation doctor at the Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School (OUCAGS) and a member of the Oxford University Global Surgery Group (OUGSG).


Organised by Oxford University Global Surgery Group

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Chair: Professor Freddie Hamdy

All members of the University and NHS clinical staff are welcome.


Please email Louise King if you would like to attend.