Peggy Frisella is founder of Surgical Outreach for the Americas (SOFA), a nonprofit organization that provides surgical services for the underserved in Central and South America. Frisella will discuss an upcoming trip to Honduras where the organization will open a new site for surgical outreach. She will also speak to the challenges of coordinating surgical outreach in resource-limited, international environments.
Registration is requested. Lunch will be provided.
Event Sponsors: Global Health Week and its events are supported by the Office of the Provost, Global Health Center at the Institute for Public Health, Brown School, Business School, School of Medicine, School of Law, School of Engineering & Applied Science at Washington University in St. Louis.