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Alvan- Emeka Ukachukwu

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
DUMC 3807, Durham, NC 27710
310 Trent Drive, Room 329, Durham, NC 27710
Office hours On appointment. Send email to  

Teaching Activities

Invited Lectures:

  1. Global Surgery 2030: the International Movement to Shape Policies on Surgery Worldwide – Global Health Policy (GLHLTH 755) course. Spring 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021
  2. Health Workforce Challenges and Solutions in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Neurosurgical Perspective. GLHLTH 750 (Health Systems in LMICs). Spring 2023, 2022
  3. Bioethics in Global Surgery - Bioethics course for pre-college students, Summer 2022, 2021
  4. Adopt-Conceptualize-Adapt Framework for Health System Improvement. GLHLTH 303 (Global Health Systems). Spring 2022
  5. The Role of Leadership and Governance in Health Systems Building Blocks – Health Systems in LMICs (GLHLTH 750) course. Spring 2021
  6. Health as a Global Human Right – Health Systems in LMICs (GLHLTH 750) course. Spring 2021
  7. Surgical Systems and Infrastructure in LMICs – Global Surgical Care (GLHLTH 673S) course. Fall 2020