Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

To foster global partnerships with the aim of assisting in the development of healthcare based systems, improved surgical access and surgical care, and academic initiatives.


To uphold the highest moral integrity and ethical standards in our partnerships, being sensitive and responsive to the unique cultural and societal needs of those alongside whom we work. The office aims to provide guidance of international surgical education, engagement, and endeavors, which are performed under the auspices of the University of Alberta.