This webinar will focus on early detection and referral of children born with correctable life-threatening congenital anomalies, the current state and needs of pediatric surgery in sub-Saharan Africa, and efforts that can be made towards saving the lives of children born with congenital anomalies in resource poor settings.
Prof. Emmanuel A. Ameh, Pediatric Surgeon, Division of Paediatric Surgery, National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria
Title: Impact of Paediatric Surgery workforce gaps on surgically correctable congenital anomalies in SSA
Dr Phyllis Kisa, Pediatric Surgeon, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Paediatric Surgery Foundation, Kampala Uganda
Title: Early identification of correctable life-threatening congenital anomalies and the Paediatric Emergency Surgical Course (PESC)