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Global Surgery Student Alliance Meeting #1

Thursday, September 10, 2020

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • 09/10 at 6:30 PM | GSSA First General Meeting
  • 11/4 at 5:30 PM | GSSA X AMWA - Health Disparities: Closing the Gap
    • Watching the documentary “What Counts” + Round Table Discussion with faculty from the UH Community Health Department and leaders in Houston
    • We aim to educate our members on socioeconomic health disparities and illuminate the actions we can take to help mitigate these issues.
  • 11/19 at 4:00 PM | Journal Club with GSSA X Honors College Biology Department
    • Presentation and discussion of article relating to gut microbiome and human health and disease 
    • Discussion with Dr. Rowland, the UH College of Medicine’s leader for GI/nutrition
    • We believe that a strong background in science is essential to succeeding in the medical field, whether in the lab or as a clinician. Thus, we hope to introduce students early to reading, evaluating, and discussing peer-reviewed articles.