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Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development

John G Meara, Andrew JM Leather, Lars Hagander, Blake C Alkire, Nivaldo Alonso, Emmanuel A Ameh, Stephen W Bickler, Lesong Conteh, Anna J Dare, Justine Davies, Eunice Derivois Merisier, Shenaaz El-Halabi, Paul E Farmer, Atul Gawande, Rowan Gillies, Sarah LM Greenberg, Caris E Grimes, Russell L Gruen, Edna Adan Ismail, Thaim Buya Kamara Show all

The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2015


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Funding Acknowledgements

We dedicate this report to Edgar Rodas, who was a commissioner, colleague, and friend. Edgar sadly died on March 2, 2015. The work in this report was enhanced by the generous financial or in-kind support that we received from the following organisations: Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, Babson College, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Boston Children's Hospital, Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research, FAPESP Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa de Sao Paolo, Harvard Business School, Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery-Dubai, Harvard Medical School Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, King's College London, Lund University, Melbourne Business School, National Cancer Institute, Operation Smile, Pershing Square, Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation, Inc., Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, The Rockefeller Foundation, and University of Virgina Darden School of Business. We are grateful to the hundreds of people who contributed to this report. Contributors are listed in the appendix.