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Office of Surgical Research | Surgeons' Day

Surgeons' Day

The Surgeon's Day Research Symposium is an annual event established in 1983. Originally founded to highlight the research activities of residents, it has since evolved and showcases both resident and faculty research.

The day is divided into multiple sessions, with each session focusing on of the OSR's pillars of research:  Clinical Research, Health Systems, Basic Science, and Education. The event includes:

  • Department of Surgery Faculty Presentation
  • McMurtry Lecture
  • Dr. Peter Cruse Memorial Award
  • Resident Research Showcase
  • McPhedran Lecture
  • Sharpest Knife (Live Grant) Competition

Surgeons' Day 2024

Surgeons' Day is scheduled for June 21, 2024.

Past Surgeon's Day

       June 9, 2023 View agenda