Low-/Lower-Middle-Income Scholarship Recipients Announced

Feb 2, 2018

Ten individuals from low- or lower-middle-income countries  will attend the 2018 World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine after being selected to receive travel scholarships from ASRA.  Congratulations to these worthy recipients:

  • A K M Shamsul Alam, MBBS, FCPS, professor, Chittagong Medical College & Hospital, Bangledesh
  • Valerie Binette, MD, anesthesiologist, University Hospital of La Paix, Haiti
  • Tirunesh Busha, MD, doctor, Jimma University Medical Centre, Ethiopia
  • Pradeep Chirravur, MD, DNB(Anes), consultant anesthesiologist, Apollo Hospitals, India
  • Maryna Freigofer, MD, anesthesiologist, Dnipro Regional Oncology Health Center, Ukraine
  • Lily Jingco, MD, anesthesiologist, Philippine Society of Anesthesiology, Philippines
  • Stanley Loriston, MD, anethesiologist, Hopital Lumiere, Haiti
  • Jean Paul Mvukiyehe, MD, anesthesia resident, University of Rwanda, Rwanda
  • Tuan Nguyen Anh, MD, anesthesiologist, University Medical Center, Hochiminh City, Vietnam
  • Olufemi Olulode, MB, BS, doctor, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

All attendees from low- and lower-middle-income countries* receive reduced pricing to attend the meeting. The full list of countries is provided at the bottom of the registration page. Learn more about efforts to encourage international attendance here.

* According to the World Bank

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