CAPACITY BUILDING - Empower and strengthen healthcare systems in low-resource settings through the mutual exchange of knowledge and skill.
CLINICAL CARE - Reduce the global burden of surgical disease in low resource settings by supporting patient care and facilitating access to medical resources.
TRAINING IN GLOBAL HEALTH - Develop leaders in global surgery who advance health equity and are committed to sustainable, interprofessional partnerships.
RESEARCH - Foster multidisciplinary collaborations on academic research initiatives to address global surgery challenges, identify and implement solutions to improve health outcomes, and inform health policy through evidence-based advocacy.
ADVOCACY - Promote global health equity and social justice, including universal access to safe and affordable surgical and anesthesia care, at a small and large scale, to build awareness, engage stakeholders, and propel change.