Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development

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  • John G Meara
  • Andrew J M Leather
  • Lars Hagander
  • Blake C Alkire
  • Nivaldo Alonso
  • Emmanuel A Ameh
  • Stephen W Bickler
  • Lesong Conteh
  • Anna J Dare
  • Eunice Dérivois Mérisier
  • Shenaaz El-Halabi
  • Paul E Farmer
  • Atul Gawande
  • Rowan Gillies
  • Sarah L M Greenberg
  • Caris E Grimes
  • Russell L Gruen
  • Edna Adan Ismail
  • Thaim Buya Kamara
  • Chris Lavy
  • Ganbold Lundeg
  • Nyengo C Mkandawire
  • Nakul P Raykar
  • Johanna N Riesel
  • Edgar Rodas
  • John Rose
  • Nobhojit Roy
  • Mark G Shrime
  • Richard Sullivan
  • Stéphane Verguet
  • David Watters
  • Thomas G Weiser
  • Iain H Wilson
  • Gavin Yamey
  • Winnie Yip

Colleges, School and Institutes

External organisations

  • Harvard Medical School
  • King's Centre for Global Health, King's Health Partners and King's College London, London, United Kingdom.
  • Lunds Universitet
  • Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA.
  • University of Sao Paulo
  • Department of Surgery, Division of Peadiatric Surgery, National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria.
  • University of California, San Diego
  • Department of the Ministry of Health, Gressier, Ouest, Haiti.
  • Ministry of Health, Republic of Botswana, Boston, MA, USA.
  • Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Division of Global Health Equity, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; Partners in Health, Boston, MA, USA.
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Royal North Shore Hospital
  • Edna Adan University Hospital, Hargeisa, Somaliland.
  • Connaught Hospital, Freetown, Sierra Leone; Department of Surgery, University of Sierra Leone, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
  • University of Oxford
  • Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • The Cinterandes Foundation, Universidad del Cuenca, and Universidad del Azuay, Cuenca, Ecuador; Universidad del Azuay, Cuenca, Ecuador.
  • BARC Hospital (Govt of India), Mumbai, India.
  • Institute of Cancer Policy, Kings Health Partners Integrated Cancer Centre, King's Centre for Global Health, King's College London, London, United Kingdom.
  • Harvard University
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Stanford University
  • Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • The Alfred Hospital and Monash University
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • Imperial College London
  • University of Malawi
  • Flinders University


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)569-624
Number of pages56
JournalThe Lancet
Issue number9993
Early online date26 Apr 2015
Publication statusPublished - 8 Aug 2015


  • Delivery of Health Care/organization & administration, Developing Countries, Global Health, Humans, Specialties, Surgical/organization & administration