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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Apr 26 Inaugural Wellness Rounds
Department of Surgery | 4:00pm–6:30pm
Apr 28 Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Rounds
Department of Surgery | 5:00pm–6:00pm
May 7 Gallie Day
Department of Surgery | All day
May 13 Balfour Lecture
Department of Surgery | 5:00pm–6:30pm
May 20 44th Division of General Surgery Annual Assembly
General Surgery | 8:30am–1:30pm


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