DCP3 series editor Dr. Dean Jamison joined Essential Surgery volume lead editor Dr. Haile Debas, Communications Technical Advisory Group member Dr. Gavin Yamey, and Advisory Committee member Dr. Jaime Sepulveda for an event launching the Center for Global Surgical Studies at the University of California, San Francisco. The event featured the recent findings and key messages from the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery's report, launched on April 27. Dr. Yamey also serves as a commissioner.
Dr. Sepulveda provided remarks about what global surgery means for the Global Health Sciences community, followed by Dr. Jamison speaking about the emergence of global surgery as a public health priority.
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DCP3 Essential Surgery editor Dr. Haile Debas, Drs. Catherine Juillard and Rochelle Dicker (Co-directors of the Center for Global Surgical Studies), and DCP3 Advisory Committee member Dr. Jaime Sepulveda at the center's launch on May 28, 2015.