Graduate Member spotlight: Dr Ben Ojakapeli from Kenya

May 17, 2024

In May, InterSurgeon met with Dr Ben Ojakapeli. He is a recent graduate from Moi University, Kenya, waiting for his medical internship training to start. Meanwhile, he was using InterSurgeon to get connected with other members to form global collaborations.  

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Organisation spotlight: Medi Tech Trust

April 26, 2024

As its first charity member, Medi Tech Trust has been involved in InterSurgeon from the beginning. This month, we spoke to Mr Bob Lewis, one of the charity’s 5 voluntary Trustees.

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In conversation with student and trainee champion: Soham Bandyopadhyay

April 19, 2024

Read our interview with Dr Bandyopadhyay, student and trainee champion for InterSurgeon and neurosurgical trainee in the UK. As an InterSurgeon champion, Dr Bandyopadhyay has an insight into how useful InterSurgeon can be to facilitate global surgical partnerships: “It should be more than just a tool to connect people but also a tool to advertise opportunities and get resources and tools to those who need it. I think as it grows it'll become the resource to use for people across the world. I think it's still at a stage where potentially we're trying to figure out how best to advertise the resources and how best to get those resources to those people without it feeling a bit like you're donating broken equipment or equipment that's out of date.”

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Organisation Spotlight: FIENS

April 12, 2024

This month, we are highlighting one of our organisation members; FIENS (Foundation for International Education in Neurological Surgery). They have been using InterSurgeon to promote webinars and their own fellowships and scholarships. 

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