Global Surgery 2030: Evidence and Solutions for Indian Surgery and Anesthesia

On March 11, 2016 the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery and the World Health Organization hosted the Indian National Surgical Forum in New Delhi.  This meeting brought together a range of professionals from various sectors of the global surgery community who gathered to discuss the next steps for improving access and quality of surgical care in India. Click on the photos to read more about each participant.

Nobhojit Roy
Nobhojit Roy

MS, MPH Lancet Commission for Global Surgery - India, BARC hospital, HBNI University

Walt Johnson
Walt Johnson

MD, MBA, MPH WHO Geneva, Switzerland

John G. Meara
John G. Meara

MD, DMD, MBA Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital

Salim Afshar
Salim Afshar

MD, DMD Harvard Medical School, Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Boston Children's Hospital, United States

Sheetal Amte
Sheetal Amte

MBBS, MA Social Entrepreneurship, Certificate program in NPO Governance Young Global Leader 2016, India Chief Executive Officer, Maharogi Sewa Samiti

Rani Bang
Rani Bang

MD (OB-Gyn), MPH (Johns Hopkins University, USA) Co-Director, SEARCH, Gadchiroli, India

Bipin Batra
Bipin Batra

MBBS, DMRO, DNB, FRCS National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India

Nilesh Buddha
Nilesh Buddha

MD, MSc (Public Health), MA (Political Science) World Health Organization, India

Susmita Chatterjee
Susmita Chatterjee

PhD Public Health Foundation of India, India

Anish Desai
Anish Desai

MBBS, MD, Fellowship American College of Clinical Pharmacology (US) Director - Medical Affairs, Clinical Operations & Device Safety, India

Rajnish Gourh
Rajnish Gourh

BSc, BHMS, MBA (HA) & PGDM-RCH MIPHA, IFIO, India

Devendra Gupta
Devendra Gupta

MBBS, MS, MCh, FAMS, Hony FRCS (Glas. & Edin.), FCS, DSc (h.c.) Professor and Head, Department of Pediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi-110029, India

Girdhar Gyani
Girdhar Gyani

PhD Association of Healthcare Providers, India

Rebecca Ivers B. Optom
Rebecca Ivers B. Optom

MPH, PhD The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia

Gnanaraj Jesudian
Gnanaraj Jesudian

MBBS, MS, MCh [Urology], FARSI, FICS, FIAGES Seesha & Karunya University, India

Venkatagiri Kalandoor
Venkatagiri Kalandoor

MBBS, MD, MBA, FICA, PGDMLE, PGDHHM Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists

Raman Kataria
Raman Kataria

MBBS, MS (General Surgery), MCh (Pediatric Surgery) Jan Swasthya Sahyog, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, India

Monty Khajanchi
Monty Khajanchi

MBBS, DNB Surgery Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India

Rajesh Khullar
Rajesh Khullar

MS, FICS Senior Consultant - Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Max Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India

Tamorish Kole
Tamorish Kole

MBBS, MRCS, FRSM Max Healthcare, New Delhi, India

Luca Koritsanszky
Luca Koritsanszky

MPH Lifebox Foundation, Inc

Chandrakant Lahariya
Chandrakant Lahariya

MBBS, MD World Health Organization

Yihan Lin
Yihan Lin

MD Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School

Paul M. J.
Paul M. J.

MS, DNB Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, India

Anjana Malhotra
Anjana Malhotra

MBBS, MS, MCh (Plastic Surgery), DNB (Plastic Surgery), FAIS Mission Smile, India

Joy Mammen
Joy Mammen

MBBS, MD Christian Medical College, Vellore, India

Sundar Manoharan
Sundar Manoharan

PhD Karunya University, India

Benjamin B. Massenburg
Benjamin B. Massenburg

BA Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School

Nandakumar Menon
Nandakumar Menon

MBBS, Dip.Am.B. of Surgery, FACS Director Gudalur Adivasi Hospital, India

Anurag Mishra
Anurag Mishra

MBBS, MS, DNB Maulana Azad Medical College, India

Swagoto Mukhopadhay
Swagoto Mukhopadhay

MD Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, Program in Global Surgery and Social Change - Harvard Medical School, United States

Govind Nandakumar
Govind Nandakumar

MD, FACS, FASCRS Columbia Asia, Weill Cornell Medical College

Deepak Narwal
Deepak Narwal

MBBS, MBA Hull World Health Innovation Summit

Syed Nazakat
Syed Nazakat

MA, Journalism and Mass Communications Health Analytics India (DataLEADS)

Robyn Norton
Robyn Norton

PhD, MPH, MA The George Institute for Global Health

Balkrishna Patel
Balkrishna Patel

MS Association of Rural Surgeons of India

Ramchandra Prabhoo
Ramchandra Prabhoo

MBBS, MS (ORTH) Hon. Orthopaedic surgeon Hiranandani Hospital Powai

R. D. Prabhu
R. D. Prabhu

MBBS, FRCSE, FRCS Private Practitioner

Santosh Rath
Santosh Rath

PhD Institute for Global Health Innovations , Imperial College, London

Nakul Raykar
Nakul Raykar

MD, MPH The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

Ramesh Reddy
Ramesh Reddy

MS, General Surgery, MCh, Paediatric Surgery Hon Secretary , Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeons

Saurabh Saluja
Saurabh Saluja

MD, MPP Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School

Sudhir Kumar Satpathy
Sudhir Kumar Satpathy

MBBS, MD, MSc in Epidemiology (LSH&TM, London) Director, School of Public Health, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar

Hemant Kumar Shah
Hemant Kumar Shah

MS (General Surgery), MSc (PHDC), LLB, DLSHTM, PGDHHM CARE India

Devi Prasad Shetty
Devi Prasad Shetty

MBBS, MS, FRCS (England) Chairman, Narayana Hrudayalaya Limited

Ravikant Singh
Ravikant Singh

MBBS, MD President, Doctors for You King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

Rachita Sood
Rachita Sood

Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School

Sheida Tabaie
Sheida Tabaie

MD Faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Anesthesiology

Rashmi Taneja
Rashmi Taneja

MBBS, Diplomate American Board of Plastic Surgery Mission Smile, India

Ravindranath Tongaonkar
Ravindranath Tongaonkar

MS (General Surgery) Association of Rural Surgeons of India, International Federation of Rural Surgery

Rajani Ved
Rajani Ved

MBBS, MPH National Health Systems Resource Center

Ravindra Vora
Ravindra Vora

MBBS (Pune), FRCS Ed (UK) NBE as PG Teacher for DNB-Paed.Surgery

Rahul Wagh
Rahul Wagh

MBBS, DGO Association of Rural Surgeons of India (ARSI)

Ravindra Wankhedkar
Ravindra Wankhedkar

MBBS, MS (Surgery) IMA,ASI,ACRSI