Dr Godfrey Sama Philipo

Dr Godfrey Sama Philipo is a Medical Doctor and Public Health and Global Surgery/Health Specialist based at the ECSA HC Secretariat, supporting research under the COSECSA/RCSI Collaboration Programme and is a member of the EU-AFRICA PerMed Consortium on Personalized Medicine. He has done research on Global Surgery, Global Health, Surgical and interested in Implementation Science. 

He graduated from Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MD) in Tanzania, Southern Medical University (MPH) in China, currently completing his Global Surgery Fellowship at the Center for Health Equity in Surgery & Anaesthesia (CHESA) at UCSF in USA and a Master of Global Surgical Care (MGSC) at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada. He enjoys mentoring trainees and providing Technical Support and consultancy in global surgery and Implementation Science.