Department of Surgery

Message from the Chair

James T. Rutka,


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.

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Oct 20 Zane Cohen Lecture
General Surgery | 5:00pm–6:00pm
Oct 25 Research Orientation
Department of Surgery | All day
Oct 29 Tator-Turnbull Symposium
Neurosurgery | 12:00pm–5:00pm
Oct 29 Tator-Turnbull Spinal Cord Injury Symposium - Virtual
Spine Program | 12:30pm–5:00pm
Nov 5 George Armstrong-Peters & Lister Prize Lectures
Department of Surgery | 7:30am–8:30am


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