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23rd May 2023
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Join us for Modules 2 and 3 of our Global Frugal Innovation Skills course!

Module 2: Understanding the unmet global surgical need.

o   Gain an understanding of the lack of global surgical care

o   Describe the challenges faced by LMIC surgeons and patients

o   Market research and appraisal of existing solutions

Module 3: Technology design for low-resource settings

o  Describe participatory and context-specific design principles

o  Understand how to develop sustainable technologies

o  Learn how to collaborate across disciplines

o  Technology transfer principles in global health

Summary

This on-demand module are the combined 2nd and 3rd modules in the GASOC Frugal Innovation Skills Course. Module 2 will help medical professionals to understand the existing unmet global surgical needs and their implications. Participants will identify and analyze challenges faced by LMIC surgeons and patients, and use market research and appraisal of existing solutions to learn about creative and frugal solutions to global healthcare disparities. Module 3 will introduce the concepts of technology design for low resource settings and help participants understand how to develop sustainable technologies that are appropriate for their context. Additionally we will cover how to collaborate across boundaries and the principles of technology transfer in global health. Join us for an interactive session to gain invaluable insights for your work in global health!

Learning objectives

Module 2: Understanding unmet global surgical needs o Gain an understanding of the lack of global surgical care o Describe the challenges faced by LMIC surgeons and patients Module 3: Technology design for low-resource settings o Describe participatory and context-specific design principles o Understand how to develop sustainable technologies o Learn how to collaborate across disciplines o Technology transfer principles in global health
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23rd May 2023
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