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The G4 Alliance is supported by:

Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Laureate, Chairman of Yunus Centre, Founder of Grameen Bank, Bangladesh

Christy Turlington Burns, Founder, Every Mother Counts, USA

Emmanuel Makasa, Coordinator-African Group of Health Experts (Geneva), Counsellor-Health, Permanent Mission of Zambia to the UN, Geneva

Neil Parsan, Ambassador of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Embassy of TT of the USA, Mexico and the OAS, Chairman of the Global Gas Council, Chairman of the Inter-American Council for Integral Development, Trinidad and Tobago

Benjamin Carson Sr,  Professor Emeritus of Neurosurgery, Oncology, Plastic Surgery and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine, USA

David Wilkinson, President, World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists, UK

Robert Lane, President, International Federation of Surgical Colleges (IFSC), Programme Director for International Development , Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland, UK

Joseph Musowoya, Consultant Surgeon - Ndola Central Hospital, Vice President - Surgical Society of Zambia, COSECSA Council Member

Peter Pronovost, Johns Hopkins Medicine Senior Vice President for Patient Safety and Quality, Director, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Professor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and Surgery School of medicine; Health policy and management Bloomberg School of Public health: School of Nursing, Carey Business school, USA

Dr. Abdul Haleem Arain, Doctor In Charge at Ahmadiyya Muslim Clinic, Monrovia, Liberia

Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UK

Faisal Ahmed, International Deputy Medical Director, Humanity First,  UK

Francis Abantanga, Professor of Pediatric Surgery at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana

David Spiegel, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, USA

Afua Hesse, Professor of Surgery, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana

Stephen Rudy, CEO, Gradian Health Systems, USA

Ruben Ayala, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Operation Smile Inc., USA

Erica Frenkel, Vice President, Business Strategy, Gradian Health Systems, USA

Mudassar Ahmed, Chief Medical officer, Ahmadiyya Muslim Hospital , Kano, Nigeria

Raymond Price, Associate Director Center for Global Surgery, University of Utah, Medical Director, Swanson Family Foundation, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of Public Health,  University of Utah, Vice-Chair WHO Global Initiative Emergency and Essential Surgical Care (GIEESC), Director Graduate Surgical Education, Intermountain Medical Center, Intermountain Healthcare, USA

Ganbold Lundeg, Assistant Professor of Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, Mongolia

Marcus Lester Suntay, Professor (General, Paediatric Surgery, Minimal Invasive Surgery and Hyperbaric Medicine) Jonelta Foundation School of Medicine, University of Perpetual Help, Philippines

Sergelen Orgoi, Head of Surgery department National Medical University, Mongolia, Director of WHO Collaborating Center EESC in Mongolia(MOG-1), Vice president of Surgical association in Mongolia

David Kitara Lagoro, Associate Professor of Surgery, Gulu University, Uganda

Julian Gore-Booth, Chief Executive Officer, World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA)

Mamta Swaroop, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma & Critical Care, Center for Global Health, Institute for Public Health and Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA

Kelly McQueen, President, Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence, President, Global Surgical Consortium, USA

Conrad Person, Executive Director, Africa Programs, Johnson & Johnson Corporate Contributions, USA

Sarah Crockett, Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, NH, USA

Fizan Abdullah, Associate Professor of Surgery & International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Director, Johns Hopkins Global Surgery Initiative, USA

Omega Chituwo, General Surgeon, Zambia

Scott A. Leckman, Chairman, Board of Directors, RESULTS and RESULTS Educational Fund, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery, Center for Global Surgery, University of Utah, USA

Lawrence Sherman, Clinical Coordinator, A. M. Dogliotti College of Medicine, University of Liberia, Medical Director Liberia Surgical Outreach Program (LISOP), Liberia

Nasim Huq, Plastic, reconstructive, hand and microsurgery, President, Niagara Plastic Surgery Centre, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, Assistant clinical professor of surgery, Editor, "Local Anesthetics for Plastic Surgery,” Researcher, WHO, GIEESC member/ finance working group, ON, Canada

Sara Anderson, Chief Advocacy Officer, ReSurge International (formerly Interplast), USA

Susan Hayes, President & CEO, ReSurge International (formerly Interplast), USA

James Chang, CMO, ReSurge International (formerly Interplast), USA

Dr. William P. Magee Jr, D.D.S., M.D., Co-Founder and CEO, Operation Smile

James Cobey, Founder of Health Volunteers Overseas and, as a member of Physicians for Human rights, co-recipient of the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize for initiating the International Campaign to Ban Landmines

Kathleen Casey, MD, FACS, Secretary Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence, Vice President, International Society of Surgery, US Chapter, Founder and Former Director, Operation Giving Back, American College of Surgeons

Tigistu Adamu Ashengo, Associate Medical Director, Jhpiego, An Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University

Michael Cotton, Chair, International Collaboration for Essential Surgery (ICES)

Yusra Shawar, PhD Candidate, American University, School of Public Administration and Public Policy

Hampus Holmer, Medical student at Lund University, Sweden. Co-founder of the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations Working Group on Global Surgery

Marian Sedlak, President of Medical students association in Kosice, Slovakia , member of IFMSA

Ivana Di Salvo, Liaison Officer to Research and Medical Associations IFMSA (International Federation of Medical Students' Associations)

Sebastian Bernardo Shu Yip, Medical student of Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima-Perú. Member of IFMSA-SWGS 2014

Susannah Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer, Smile Train, USA

Erin Stieber, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Smile Train, USA

Amit Gupta, Additional Professor of Surgery,  JPN Apex Trauma Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Marilyn Butler, Clinical Professor of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA

Sushma Sagar, Physician, Additional Professor of Surgery, India

Dr. Fuad Khan, Minister of Health of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Jorge Esteban Foianini, Director, Clinica Foianini, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, General Surgeon, Clinica Foianini, Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Robert Riviello, Acute Care and Burn Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Director of Global Surgery Programs, BWH Center for Surgery and Public Health; Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School, MA, USA

Matthew Kesinger, Medical Student, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA

José Luis Gallardo, Emergency Surgeon National Health Fund Potosi, Bolivian Vice-President Society of Surgery subsidiary Potosi, Bolivia

Erin Thornton, Executive Director, Every Mother Counts, USA

Robert Bach, Palliative care, Surgeon, Maine, USA

Navin Changoor, Surgical Resident, Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA

Emmanuel Ameh, Professor and Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, Division of Paediatric Surgery, National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria

Alejandra Garay, Student Nurse at Chamberlain College of Nursing, Assistant Technician at Northwestern Medicine, USA

Mohan Jacob Thazhathu, President and CEO Help Me See

Jayaraj M Balakrishnan, Doctor in Emergency Medicine, India

Sherry Wren, Director of Global Surgery, Center for Innovation in Global Health, Stanford University, USA

Sean Tierney, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Dublin, Ireland

Deryk Chen, President of the Trinidad & Tobago Anaesthetists Association, Trinidad and Tobago

J.W. Awori Hayanga, Thoracic & Transplant Surgeon, Co-Founder Ruben J Williams Foundation

Lauri Romanzi,  Co-Chair, International Urogynecologic Association's Ghana Project, Clinical Associate Professor NYU Langone Medical Center, Dept of Urology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine, USA

John Sampson, President, Doctors for United Medical Missions (DrUMM); Director, Johns Hopkins Austere Anesthesia Group, USA

Harshad Sanghvi, Vice President for Innovations and Medical Director; Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, USA

Michael Weinstein, Associate Professor of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Walt Johnson, Clinical Professor, Neurosurgery, Loma Linda University, USA, Member, PAACS Commission

Sean Runnels,  Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology,University of Utah SOM; Faculty Center for Global Surgery University of Utah; Human resources for Health Rwanda, Joint Faculty UVA and National University of Rwanda.

Rashna Ginwalla, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Dartmouth- Hitchcock Medical Center, NH, USA

Alan Chu, Consultant Anesthesiologist, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Monica Langer, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Pediatric Surgeon, Tufts University School of Medicine, USA

Hannah Aldean, Specialist Registrar in General Surgery, London, UK

Nina Modanlo, Student at Johns Hopkins University

Adaora Chima, Physician, Research Program Coordinator, Johns Hopkins Austere Anesthesia Health Outcomes Research Group, MD, USA

John Meara,  Director, Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, Plastic Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Mary Gospodarowicz, Medical Director, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Canada, Immediate Past President, UICC

Sheik Amir, Director of Medical & Professional Services and Consultant General Surgeon, Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation, Georgetown, Guyana

James Ennen, MD/MPH Student at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Oluwatosin Ajayi, M.D MPH/MBA Candidiate, Johns Hopkins University, USA

Paulin R. Banguti, MD, Cardiac Anesthesia Fellow (UCL-Belgium); Consultant Anesthesiologist; KFH-Rwanda; Program Director, Anesthesia Lecturer; College of Medicine and Health Sciences/UR; SAFE; Course Director CASIEF; ASAP Representative, Global Surgery, USA

Judy Stenmark, CEO, International Osteoporosis Foundation, Switzerland

Uwambazimana Jeanne D'Arc, Anesthesiologist, Rwanda

Ricarda Konder, Medicinal Chemistry Student, University of New Brunswick, Canada

Thomas Biester, Director of Psychometrics and Data Analysis, American Board of Surgery, USA

Philip Odango, Partner, Golden Palay Ventures, Philippines

Benjamin Warf MD, Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida Chair and Director of Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Affiliated Faculty in Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Founding Medical Director, CURE Children's Hospital of Uganda,Board Member, CURE International, Senior Medical Director, CURE Hydrocephalus, Executive Chair, PUSH! (People United for Spina Bifida and Hyrocephalus), USA

Shazia Dharssi, Medical Student, Johns Hopkins Medical School, USA

Benjamin Ostrander, Medical Student, Johns Hopkins Medical School, USA

Alex Buteera, Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at RMH and KFH, Kigali, Rwanda.

Assistant Secretary General, College of Surgeons of East Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA)

Henri van den Hombergh, Senior Advisor, Immunization and Health Systems

Ainhoa Costas, Honorary Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Rwanda, Human Resources for Health Rwanda; Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, USA

Rhodes Hambrick, Medical Student, NYU School of Medicine

Jeffrey Lane, Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, USA

Venkita Suresh, Chief Executive Officer and Senior Consultant Cardiologist, L'Hopital Du Cinquantenaire, Kinshasa, D.R. Congo, Central Africa

Christian Cruz, 1st AC, Brooklyn, NY

Mary Gospodarowicz, Medical Director, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Canada

Philip K. Frykman, Associate Professor of Surgery and Biomedical Sciences, Associate Director, Pediatric Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA. President, Global Pediatric Surgical technology and Education Project (GP STEP)

Rosalind Owen, Programme Manager, Global Clubfoot Initiative

Muhammad Faateh, Medical Doctor, Lahore, Pakistan

Marije Gordinou de Gouberville, Surgical Resident, Slotervaart Hospital, Amsterdam

Sophia Fang, Resident Physician, University of California Davis

Jessica Bowers, Portfolio Director, Every Mother Counts  

Salil Patel, Medical Student, UK Global Surgery Student Coordinator

Linda Groah, Executive Director/CEO, Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), USA

Roopa Dhatt, Internal Medicine Resident, International Health Track, Case Western Reserve University

Rosa Grasso-Solomon, Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse

Alexandra Wells, MD Student at Howard University College of Medicine

Beata Mushema, Medical Student, Hubert Kairuki Memorial University

Cecilia Mendiola, Medical Student, Johns Hopkins University of Medicine

Mikko Aalto, Surgeon

Aamna JaspalMedical Student, Punjab Medical College, Pakistan

Dominique VervoortMedical Student, KU Leuven, Belgium

Emmanuel Ladislaus Rusats, Nurse Anaesthetist (HoU/Anaesthesia at KFHR), Perfusionist, Secretary General of Rwanda association of Non-Physician Anaesthetists

Mario-Ricardo Calderón, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Hall of Fame Honoree, Medical Access & Health Economics Manager, Central America & Caribean, Novartis Pharma A

Nathalie Clavier (Dr), Anesthesiologist, Cherbourg France

William Casey, Doctor

Professor Pankaj Jani, Vice Chair, G4 Alliance

Fola Faponle, President Anesthesiologist at Marmara University School of Medicine, TURAnesthesiologist and Intensive Care Expert. Colonel of Bangladesh Armed Forces

Berend Mets, WFSA Council Member, Chair of Anesthesiology, Pennsylvania State University

Peter Szeghy, MD, President Anesthesiologist at Marmara University School of Medicine, TURAnesthesiologist and Intensive Care Expert. Colonel of Bangladesh Armed Forces

Fola Faponle, Professor of Anaesthesia, President , Society for the Study of Pain Nigeria

Karabo Sitto, Public Relations Account Director, Flow Communications

Bernardo Pinto, Anesthesiologist

Arzu Takil, Anesthesiologist at Anadolu Health Center, Turkey

Takil Yi-Jer Hsieh,  President, Taiwan Society of Anesthesiologists

Bunyamin Kir (Dr), Anesthesiologist at Marmara University School of Medicine, TURKEY

Jesus Garcia Leon, M.D., DEDA, Anesthesiologist.Mancha Centro Hospital, Spain

Hendi Prihatna, We Support Safety Anesthesia everywhere!

Nehad Abdelghaffar Mohamed, Anaesthesia Consultant

Elizabeth Drum, Attending Anesthesiologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Stephen Okelo, Anaesthesiologist, Kenya

Morena Milic,  PhD, MD

Andrea Del Pilar Gomez Morad, Pediatric Anesthesiologist. Boston Children Hospital

Hasan Murshed, Anesthesiologist and Intensive Care Expert. Colonel of Bangladesh Armed Forces

Melvin Payne, General Surgeon, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Anthony Boulton, Clinical Professor Anesthesia, (retired) Department Anesthesia, University of British Columbia

Jates Oettle, Anaesthesiologist

Rameez Qudsi, Resident, Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Research Fellow, Orthopaedic & Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research

Olive Fast, RN, PhD(c): Chair, Sterile Processing Eduction Charitable Trust

Michael Mara, Head of Orthopaedic Surgery, AIC Kijabe Hospital, COSECSA Surgical Educator

Kent UG Jönsson, Professor of Surgery, MD, PhD, FCS(ECSA), Foundation Member of COSECSA

Kisembo Asuman, Executive Director/Founder of African Agency for Integrated Development (AAID) based in Kampala, Uganda

Merry Sebelik, Head and Neck Surgeon, Associate Professor Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Past Chairman Humanitarian Efforts Committee, American Academy Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Abubakar Swaleh, Doctor

Nilofar Hassanzadeh, Medical Student

Gregory Sund, MD

Dr. Somkenechukwu Abone

Eileen Sheldon, Board Member, ReSurge International 

Jean Anderson, Professor, Gynecology and Obstetrics Director, Division of Gynecologic Specialties, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions