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. Mojgan Hodaie

Postgraduate Coordinator:
Violetta Sochka
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
Mojgan Hodaie (Postgraduate Director)
Bobby Yanagawa (C/S)
Najma Ahmed (G/S)
Stan Feinberg (G/S)
Kyle Wanzel  (P/S)
Rob Stewart (U/S)
Nir Lipsman (N/S)
Andrew Pierre (T/S)
Elisa Greco (V/S)
Jeremy Hall (O/S)
Frances Wright (Surg Onc)
Helen MacRae (Colorectal)
Georges Azzie (Paed G/S)
TBA (Postgraduate Assistant)
Violetta Sochka (Postgraduate Coordinator)

Department of Surgery Postgraduate Education Committee Resident Duty Hours Policy
PGME Policies and Guidelines