Get Involved

COA Global Surgery (COAGS)

Getting Involved with COAGS
COAGS would love to hear from you! If you are interested in starting a local initiative, please feel free to contact any of the committee members below. If you have a suggestion for the COA Bulletin, or if you would like us to highlight your upcoming global health event, please contact

Call for Resident Writing Submissions

Are you a Canadian resident surgeon with a global health experience to share? Please contact for more information about the COAGS Call for Resident Bulletin Articles.

Contact us

Dr. Andrew Furey, NL; Chair
Dr. Neil White, AB; Vice-Chair
Dr. Paul Moroz, Hawaii (formerly ON); Member, Past-Chair
Dr. Peter O’Brien, BC; Member
Dr. Norgrove Penny, BC; Member
Dr. Eric Lenczner, QC; Member
Dr. Supriya Singh, ON; Resident Member
Dr. Daryl Dillman, NS; Resident Member
Trinity Wittman; COA Development & Advocacy Manager

For all inquiries, please email


Donations to COAGS projects can be made through the COA membership dues payment system. Please note that tax receipts cannot be granted at this time.