New Women in Surgery Group Officially Launched in Malawi

The First Members of Women in Surgery Africa (WiSA) with AWS Founder Dr Patricia Numann at the WISA Launch Event in Blantyre Malawi.   Victoria Hotel, 2 December 2015 Today over 100 representatives from Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania and Uganda convened at the Victoria Hotel in Blantyre, Malawi to celebrate the […]

WiSA Board Appointments Announced

Following an election in Blantyre Malawi on 2 December, today COSECSA announced the is the appointments to the WiSA Board. The WISA Patron and Board Members are as follows: Role Name Country Patron Dr Jane Faulal Uganda Chairperson Dr Faith Muchemwa Zimbabwe Vice Chairperson Dr Agnetta Odera Kenya Secretary Dr Ainhoa Costas Chavarri Rwanda Treasurer […]

WiSA Strategic Plan – Consultation Process

WiSA will undertake a consultation to inform its Strategic Planning process from 10 -28 February 2016. More information is available under the Strategic Planning tab of the WiSA website. We look forward to hearing from you.

Women in Surgery Africa Annual Meeting

Paradise Pride Inn Mombasa, Kenya

Changing the Face of Surgery: Women Surgeons in the 21st Century COSECSA AGM Side Event Supported by the RCSI, ACS and COOL Paradise Pride Inn, Mombasa, Kenya – Wednesday, 7 December 2016 ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE HERE ($30 Per Person) 1. 1830 - 1900 Arrival and Registration Arrival of guests and registration 2. 1900 - 1920 Welcome […]

WiSA Luncheon and AGM 2019

Serena Hotel KAMPALA, Uganda

Message from the Chair Dear WISA Family and Friends, It is with great pleasure that we invite you all to our annual AGM and luncheon meeting this year in Kampala. We would want to wish our esteemed colleagues great success in their MCS and FCS clinical exams, we are proud of your achievements thus far […]


TBC Windhoek, Namibia

December 2022 COSECSA Events in Namibia December 3rd-4th : Council meetings December 5th-6th : FCS Clinical/Viva Exams December 7th : AGM/Graduation Ceremony December 8th-9th: Scientific Conference

WiSA Gala Dinner and AGM – 2022

Avani Hote and Casino Wnindhoek, Namibia-Stratos Ballroom Windhoek, Namibia

Theme: Women Surgeons: At the frontline of surgical solutions and innovations. Please bring your complimentary dinner ticket. Visit the WiSA desk in the Exhibition Hall at the Safari Hotel and Conference Centre.