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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May 22 Joint Lecture - The Departments of Medicine, Surgery and Otolaryngology
Department of Surgery | 5:30pm–6:30pm
Jun 6 Update on Lung Transplantation and Artificial Lung Support
Thoracic Surgery | All day
7 – 8
Toronto Thoracic Refresher Conference
Thoracic Surgery | All day
Jun 7 Tile Lecture
Department of Surgery | 7:30am–8:30am
Jun 10 SpineFEST2019 June 10th
Spine Program | All day


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RT : Amazing mentor, researcher and surgeon. Well deserved
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