Enduring Partnerships How do we ensure a strong egalitarian partnership?. Dr. Norgrove Penny, CM, MD, FRCS(C). Clinical Assistant Professor Faculty of Medicine University of British Columbia. Senior Advisor for Physical Impairments CBM International. together we can do more.
How do we ensure a strong egalitarian partnership?
Dr. Norgrove Penny, CM, MD, FRCS(C)
Clinical Assistant Professor
Faculty of Medicine
University of British Columbia
Senior Advisor for Physical Impairments
Definition: characterized by belief in the equality of all people, especially in political, economic, or social life.
A partnership that can be:
I’d best tell him only what I think he wants me to say. I don’t want to offend my visitor.
I’d like to know all the details, good and bad, so I know how to assist.
“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.”
Harry S. Truman
“Massive poverty and obscene inequality are such terrible scourges of our times that they have to rank alongside slavery and apartheid as social evils. And overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.”
“Mzungu…give me money!”
Overall objective: The big picture
Specific Objective: The project plan
Activities & expected outcomes
Millenium Development Goals
Alma Mater Declaration
To reduce mortality and disability by safe and effective surgery and anaesthesia
To create a broad based collaboration between the University of British Columbia and Makerere College of Health Sciences to capacity build essential surgical, anesthetic and associated support services in Uganda.
Partnerships & Alliances
Ministries of Health
Guidelines for Research in Partnership with Developing Countries” 1998