Safety and Sustainability Overseas: Optimizing Outcomes and Changing Paradigms in Global Health Endeavors Sat, Oct 22

Panelists will discuss best practices for establishing global health partnerships to optimize patient experiences and build sustainable relationships in foreign nations, including a focus on safety, education, collaboration, and helping to build sustainable health care systems in resource poor environments.

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Appreciate the evolving paradigms in delivery of healthcare in the global health setting
  2. Identify keys to reciprocal and mutually beneficial relationships between visiting and host surgeons
  3. Discuss holistic approaches to global health, including building educational programs, investing in local communities, supporting local healthcare infrastructure

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Subject to change