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Global Surgical Care programs at UBC

The Master of Global Surgical Care (MGSC) and the Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care (GCGSC) at the University of British Columbia are now open for applications for September 2021.

These courses are completely online and allow flexibility to pursue studies while completing other studies or while employed. The curriculum is innovative and covers relevant, timely topics that are beneficial for surgical care professionals across many disciplines, including:

  • surgical care in rural and remote indigenous communities
  • global disabilities
  • program planning and evaluation
  • clinical research methods in surgical care
  • surgical care in humanitarian disaster response

Students have the opportunity to participate in a unique online learning community with one another and to engage with our instructors who are highly qualified and highly regarded experts in their fields.

For more information, download the program flyer for the Master of Global Surgical Care (MGSC) here and the Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care (GCGSC) here. Please note that the deadline for both programs is July 4, 2021.

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