Global Health Fall 2019 Presentations and Awards

Dr. Law presenting

Dr. Tyler Law, UCSF Anesthesia Division of Global Health Equity (ADGHE) won an award for Outstanding Oral Presentation at the College of Surgeons of East, Central and South Africa (COSECSA) Conference December 2020 in Kampala, Uganda. Dr. Law’s presentation "Incentives to retain anesthesia providers in rural jobs: a discrete choice experiment” shared the results a study he led with Dr. Janat Tumukunde and Shivani Subhedar to help characterize incentives for rural anesthesia workforce planning in Uganda.  

  • The ADGHE team also had the honor of speaking alongside collaborators at several other conferences this Fall, including:  
  • All Africa Anesthesia Conference (AAAC Morocco) - Elliot Wollner - "Capnography - an essential monitor in the operating room?"
  • Association of Anaesthesiologists of Uganda (AAU Uganda) - Tyler Law - "Scaling the anesthesia workforce in Uganda"
  • College of Surgeons of East, Central and South Africa (COSECSA Uganda) - Michael Lipnick - "Task shifting and national workforce planning"

Special thanks to collaborators Janat Tumukunde, Mary Nabukenya, Fred Bulamba, Cornel Sendagire, Shivani Subhedar, Maytinee Lilaonitkul and the Association of Anaesthesiologists of Uganda.


Shona Lee (CA3) - American Academy of Pediatrics  conference (New Orleans 2019)- “Evaluation of the safer anesthesia from education (SAFE) course for pediatrics in Guatemala".