Events

Events

The Bethune Round Table in Global Surgery

FRIDAY MARCH 25TH 2018 - SUNDAY MARCH 27TH 2018
THE ROLE OF THE TRAINEE
Full program and registration links coming soon.

The University of Toronto is honoured to be hosting the Bethune Round Table in Global Surgery next spring. This year's program will highlight the contributions of residents and fellows, both those who are currently engaged and veterans who began their involvement during training. We aim to inspire the next generation of healthcare providers to be the greatest game-changers yet, and hope to see you there.



The Department of Surgery's 3rd Annual Global Surgery Symposium
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 23RD 2018, 1:00-5:00 PM
Guest speaker and full program coming soon.

Our annual symposiums have been fantastic experiences for our MD students, residents, fellows, and faculty alike to hear from some exceptional individuals.

2017's keynote speakers included Dr. Andrew Leather (King's College, UK) and Dr. Milliard Derbew (Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia). Our guest speakers included Drs. Oleh Antonyshyn, Georges Azzie, Rajiv Singal, and Ted Gerstle. A resident panel was moderated by Dr. Andrew Howard and residents Drs. Maeve Trudeau, Joshua Ng-Kamstra, and Anna Dare.

2016's keynote speaker was notable UK neurosurgeon and author Dr. Henry Marsh. Our guest speakers included showcased work from Drs. Jim Rutka, Mark Bernstein, Mojgan Hodaie, Laila Kasrai, Lee Errett, Georges Azzie, Bernie Goldman, Peter Chu, Walid Farhat, and Frank Papanicolaou.