Attending the AAOS meeting in Las Vegas? Join the Global Volunteerism for Orthopaedic Surgeons Instructional Course Lecture on Friday, March 10 from 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM in room 3403.
The course will be moderated by Coleen Sabatini, MD with HVO volunteers Todd Kim, MD and Divya Singh, MD speaking. During the session, the speakers will address the impact of the education-based volunteer model, and discuss the nuts and bolts of volunteering overseas, including how to prepare for an assignment and how to overcome common challenges encountered when practicing in resource-scarce settings. Whether you are looking for guidance as you embark on your first international volunteer assignment, looking to connect with fellow international volunteers, or you are simply wondering whether international volunteer work is right for you, this session is an opportunity to engage with experts and learn more about global volunteerism!