Postgraduate Program

The University of Toronto postgraduate program in Surgery (“The Gallie Course”) provides residency training in all surgical specialties.  It offers graduate degree research training in the Surgeon Scientist Program and innovative teaching of technical skills at the Surgical Skills Centre.

For more information on the residency program for a specific surgical specialty visit:

  • Division of Anatomy
  • Division of Cardiac Surgery
  • Division of General Surgery
  • Division of Neurosurgery
  • Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Division of Plastic Surgery
  • Division of Thoracic Surgery
  • Division of Urology
  • Division of Vascular Surgery


Director, Postgraduate Education
Dr. Ronald H. Levine

Postgraduate Coordinator:
Tess Weber
Department of Surgery
Postgraduate Education
Stewart Building
149 College Street, Suite 503
Toronto, ON M5T 1P5 

Tel:  416-978-8945
Fax: 416-978-1880

Postgrauate Education Committee in Surgery
Ron Levine (Postgraduate Director)
Gideon Cohen (C/S)
Najma Ahmed (G/S)
Stan Feinberg (G/S)
Mitch Brown (P/S)
Rob Stewart (U/S)
Ab Kulkarni (N/S)
Andrew Pierre (T/S)
George Oreopoulos (V/S)
Peter Ferguson (O/S)
Frances Wright (Surg Onc)
Helen MacRae (Colorectal)
Agostino Pierro (Paed G/S)
TBA (Postgraduate Assistant)
Tess Weber (Postgraduate Coordinator)


Department of Surgery Postgraduate Education Committee Resident Duty Hours Policy