United States of America
1 Anesthesiologists for every 260 Patients (Number
of Patients: 13.7 Million).
Republic of Ghana
1 Anesthesiologists for every 55,000 Patients
(Number of Patients: 3.5 Million).
Lifebox is a not-for-profit organization saving lives by improving the safety and quality of surgical care in low-resource countries.
July 24, 2014
Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) is seeking an Anesthesiologist volunteer to precept a final year resident on their volunteer assignment overseas in Vietnam. The volunteer preceptor will work with the final year resident with preparing lecture presentations and observing/consulting in the OR setting at the Hospital for Traumatology and Orthopaedics in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Volunteers should be expected to spend from 7:15 am to 3:00 PM at the hospital each workday.
June 2, 2014
Volunteer opportunity for an anesthesiologist interested in going on a cardiac surgery medical mission to southeastern Nigeria July 26 - August 9, 2014. Airfare, board and lodging expenses are covered. For more information, visit the sponsoring organization Global Eagle Foundation website : www.globaleagle.org
April 9, 2014
Dr. Jane Weaver an American general surgeon has practiced in San Lorenzo Ecuador for the past 11 years. She is looking for a volunteer anesthesiologist in May 2014. Visit www.LAMBonline.org for more information.