Fellowships in the Division of General Surgery

Fellows Grad 2019

General Surgery Fellows Graduation 2019

General Surgery Fellows Graduation 2021 – Future Plans

Abdominal Transplant Fellowship

Madhukar S Patel
Nathan Raschzok

HPB Fellowship

Chaya Shwaartz

Breast Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Sangita Sequeira 

Breast General Surgery Fellowship

Ethan Hoppe
Lyronne Kelson Christopher Olivier

Colorectal Surgery Fellowship

Frederik Morin 
Andrew Yuen 

General Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Sean Bennett
David Berger-Richardson 
Farhana Shariff
Richard Spence 

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship – UHN

Gad Marom 
Jonathan Ramkumar

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship - Unity

Sherman Wong

Pediatric Surgery Fellowship

Kaitlyn Wong
Joshua Ramjist 
Ali El Ghazzaoui

Trauma Fellowship

Christina Price 
Cecily Bos

Paul Greig Outstanding Clinical Fellow in General Surgery Award

Dr. Greig is a Professor Emeritus of Surgery at the University of Toronto where his academic and clinical focus was in Transplantation and HepatoPancreato-Biliary (HPB) Surgical Oncology. Dr. Greig is the former Program Director of the Abdominal Organ Transplant Fellowship (accredited by the American Society of Transplant Surgeons) and the HPB Surgical Oncology Fellowship (accredited by The Fellowship Council). He is the past Chair of the AHPBA Education & Training Committee and AHPBA representative to the Board of the Fellowship Council. The Paul Greig Outstanding Clinical Fellow in General Surgery Award was established in 2019 to recognize the achievements and contributions of clinical fellows in the Division of General Surgery.

Award Recipients:
Dr. Andrea Covelli, General Surgical Oncology Fellow (2019)
Dr. Tyler Chesney, General Surgical Oncology Fellow (2020)
Dr. Farhana Shariff, General Surgical Oncology Fellow (2021)

Fellowship Programs
Breast Surgery Program - Sunnybrook and Princess Margaret Hospitals
Breast Surgery Program - St. Michael's Hospital                                            
Colorectal Surgery Program
Complex General Surgical Oncology Program
Endocrine Surgery Fellowship Program
Hepatobiliary Surgical Oncology Program
Minimally Invasive Surgery Program
Paediatric Surgery Program
Transplant Program
Trauma Program


*Please make sure you check the deadline for your individual program, sometimes these dates change at short notice*

To All Applicants:

If you have also applied to the U.S match through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), please be advised that the University of Toronto is a participating institution and adheres to the match policy. The policy states that "Applicants who have matched to a program or have accepted a position during the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP), shall not apply for, discuss, interview for, or accept a concurrent year position in another program prior to the NRMP granting the requested waiver." More information is accessible at http://www.nrmp.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2018-MPA-Specialities-Matching-Service.pdf.

If you are accepted into a Fellowship Program, the Orientation Booklet in the link below will become very useful.  The Timelines to expect from the Post Graduate Medical Education Office on page 28 are extremely important.   

Orientation Resources for New Trainees | Postgraduate Medical Education

Source verification of your medical degree is an essential requirement for medical education licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO), see page 8 in the Orientation Booklet as well as the document below.

PGME Source Verification Nov 2017.pdf

Educational Opportunities

Research ethics for clinical fellows.docx
The Role of the University in Clinical Fellowship Education.docx (62.11 KB)