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Who We Are

The Canadian Network for International Surgery is committed to empowering low-income countries to create an environment where the risk from injuries is minimal and that all people receive adequate healthcare. CNIS believes in sharing knowledge, expertise and experience to promote lasting and sustainable improvements in health and safety in the developing world.

Winter 2019 Newsletter

Check out our latest updates!

Do you include hernia repair in your surgical practice? Join us on April 7, 2019 in Halifax for our Structured Hernia Repair (SHR) Course.

Download our SHR Course brochure!

The 2019 Bethune Roundtable Conference on Global Surgery is slated for June 6-9, 2019 at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. 

Grab your tickets!


CNIS is proud to announce the release of the Kampala Trauma Score application for Android devices. 

CNIS Courses

Find out more about our specifically designed courses — building capacity and confidence.

CNIS Memberships

As a CNIS member, you support our work in saving lives. 


Help CNIS continue to save lives by supporting its work.

CNIS T-Shirt

Buy a trendy CNIS T-Shirt and help support our good work at the same time.

Mobile Optimized Skills Training

CNIS is actively developing its courses into digital apps for phones and tablets.