SURGICAL SOCIETY OF MALAWI

The Surgical Society of Malawi (SSM) is a constituent member of COSECSA and is based in Blantyre, Lilongwe.

The primary objective of the SSM is to advance education, training, standards, research and practice in surgical care in Malawi. Training is provided across Malawi in a range of specialities and sub-specialities. SSM delivers a common surgical training programme with a common examination and an internationally recognized surgical qualification.

It holds regional scientific meetings and abstracts of the cases discussed at these events have been published in the East & Central African Journal of Surgery, thus encouraging readership and authorship amongst its members.

Dr Tiyamike Chilunjika

MD, FCS (ECSA)

Dr Chilunjika is a Malawi Representative.

Dr. Carlos Gomes Varela

MBBS , FCS-SA, FCS(ECSA)

Dr Valera is a head of the Surgery Department at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe Malawi,he is a lecturer at Malawi College of Medicine, Lilongwe campus. 

He is a  COSECSA Country representatove of  Malawi and the President Surgeons Association of Malawi 

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