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Department of Surgery

Overall, the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto, with significant, nation leading strengths in all domains, remains the lead Department of Surgery within Canada. The clinical strengths are varied and extensive, with expertise in the fields of Transplantation, Trauma Care and Surgical Oncology. This pillar is supported by highly engaged and expert clinical faculty.

Message from the Chair

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It is a great honour to be re-appointed for another 5 years (2016-2021) as the 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 community-affiliated hospitals.
Mar 4, 2022
Some of you may know of my Ukrainian heritage, and my involvement these past several years in global outreach missions to Ukraine.