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Research and Publications


Peer reviewed publications in print or other media

Investing in obstetric surgery and anaesthesia to close the gap in maternal mortality.

Dare AJ, Gillies RD, Greenberg SL, Wilson IH

Lancet [2014, 383(9931):1803-1804]


Surgery for diabetes in low and middle-income countries

Costas-Chavarri A, Gillies RD

The Lancet. Diabetes & Endocrinology [2014, 2(7):534-535]


Global surgery: defining an emerging global health field

Dr Anna J Dare MBChB,Caris E Grimes MBBS,Rowan D Gillies FRACS,Sarah L M Greenberg MD,Lars Hagander MD,John G Meara MD,Andrew J M Leather FRCS

The Lancet - 20 May 2014


Surgery: A post-2015 Millennium Development Goal priority

S.L.M. Greenberg; R.G. Maine; RD Gillies;

L.E. Hagander; J.G. Meara

WHO Bulletin January 2013


Median Nerve Injury following Etonogestrel implant removal, Case Reports and Recommendations

R Gillies, P Scougall, S Nicklin.

Australian Family Physician Vol 40 No 10 October 2011


Non-Melanotic Skin Cancer Confused as Trauma

N Purcell, R Gillies, S Shchelokov, M Hassall, J Vandervord

ANZ Journal of Surgery Vol 82 Issue 1-2 Jan-Feb 2012


Historic opportunity for WHO to re-assert leadership.

Gillies R, von Schoen-Angerer T, 't Hoen E.

Lancet. 2006 Oct 21;368(9545):1405-6.


Medical research into "neglected diseases”

Moran MK. Hewison CM. Gillies RD.

Medical Journal of Australia. 175(11-12):667-9, 2001 Dec 3-17.


Towards a Trauma-Less Timor-Leste: An exploration of Hospital –Based Trauma Care in Timor-Leste Using ‘WHO-IATSC’ Essential Trauma Care Guidelines

K.H. Sullivan, R.D. Gillies, A. Zwi

ANZ Journal of Surgery Vol 79, Issue Supplement s1, page A87 May 2009


Research Underway, IRB approved


Traumatic Limb injury in LMIC: A chronic problem

Jacky Fils, MD; Getho Chertoute, MD; Rowan Gillies, FRACS; Ainhoa Costas, MD; John Meara, MD, DMD; George Dyer, MD


Peer Review For Journals


Reviewer for JAMA Surgery and Australian Family Physician


Abstracts, Poster Presentations and Exhibits Presented at Professional Meetings


The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, Economics and Workforce Working Group Outcomes

RACS Scientific Conference Singapore May 2014


The Cost of Free Surgery: The Patient Financial Burden of Surgical Care in Haiti

Jordan Pyda BA1,2,3;Marie May Louis‐Fils MD; Sarah Greenberg MD; Rowan Gillies FRACS; Ainhoa Costas MD; Paula Hercule BS; Maxi Raymonville MD; John Meara, MD,DMD ,MBA


Bethune Round Table, Toronto 2013


Compliance of Australian Plastic Surgeons with Medical Board of Australia Advertising Guidelines

R Gillies MBBS; D Marucci FRACS(plast).

Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons Scientific Conference 2011



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