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Department of Surgery.
The tradition of the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto — which dates back to 1843 — is replete with interesting characters, major achievements and significant contributions to Canadian surgery.
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It is my great honour and privilege to assume responsibility as R.S. McLaughlin Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto. The Department of Surgery is a strong network of faculty and learners, and traverses six fully-affiliated hospitals and an expanding number of partially-affiliated hospitals. Learn more...
Department of Surgery News:
Who we are - The Department of Surgery's Boundless Promise Video - Click on link.
Gallie Day Oral Presentation Competition - Submission Deadline for Gallie Day Oral Presentation Competition - March 3, 2014
Poster Session - GALLIE DAY - Poster Session - Submission Deadline March 3, 2014
Department of Surgery Events:
Friday, March 07, 2014
Harland-Smith Lecture - Harland-Smith Lecture Friday, March 7, 2014, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. The Allan Waters Family Auditorium, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital, 209 Victoria Street
The University of Toronto has a large program in educational scholarship and a vibrant Surgical Skills Centre. With this strong platform for future success, the University of Toronto Department of Surgery aspires to continue to be a leading Department in academic surgery nationally and internationally.
James T. Rutka, MD, PhD
R.S. McLaughlin Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
University of Toronto