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Mission Statement

Malawi Group
Drs. Stephen Acosta and Aravind Reddy with anesthesia clinical officer students

UNC Global Anesthesia seeks to offer educational, clinical and research opportunities for Anesthesia trainees and faculty at Kamuzu Central Hospital in Lilongwe Malawi.  The goal of the collaboration is to improve the anesthesia and critical care in Malawi through enhanced education, development of evidence based protocols, and quality improvement research projects.



To be a leading site for training anesthesiologist in global health, contributing to the education of anesthesia clinical officers and to be the academic home of internationally recognized anesthesia research in global health.

KCH anesthesia health officers with Dr. Matthew Foushee (far L), Dr. Janey Phelps (3rd from R) & Dr. Bryant Murphy (far R)

Janey R. Phelps, MD, FAAP
UNC Global Anesthesia Program Director