Welcome to the
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.
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...
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Friday, May 10, 2013
Gallie Day 2013 - Gallie Day 2013 - Friday, May 10, MaRS Centre South Tower, Lower Concourse, 101 College 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