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Smile Train Joins Kenyan and Philippines Ministries of Health and Global Surgery Stakeholders at WHA Side Event to Accelerate Progress Towards Surgical Equity in UHC

May 29, 2019 - PR Newswire

PR Newswire

On May 23rd, the Kenyan and Philippines Ministries of Health, in partnership withSmile Train, KidsOR, the Henry Family Advised Fund, COSECSA, the G4 Alliance, and West African College of Surgeons, hosted a WHA side event to galvanize action towards the integration of surgical care as a necessary component of Universal Health Coverage (UHC).

For more than 5 billion people around the world, safe, affordable, and timely surgical and anesthesia care remains out of reach. This...