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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Feb 13 5th Global Surgery Symposium
Department of Surgery | 1:00am–5:00am
Mar 10 Visiting Professor
Vascular Surgery | All day
May 1 Visiting Professor
Vascular Surgery | All day
14 – 15
4th Toronto International Sarcoma Symposium (TISS 2020)
General Surgery | All day
Jun 15 SpineFEST 2020
Spine Program | All day


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