Department of Surgery

Welcome to the Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery, in collaboration with Alberta Health Services and the University of Calgary, is one of the largest surgical departments in North America. With over 400 surgeons, our members are committed to a professional and academic culture that is continually progressing and improving. Our department is made up of 13 sections who teach and provide care at five acute care hospitals in the Calgary Zone.  We are dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, excellence in education, and fostering an innovative research culture.

 

Dr. Schrag and Dr. Frank with Patients in Zimbabwe

Our Sections

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Surgical Education

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Department Research

Department News


Med school's Alumni of Distinction Awards celebrate range of medical, education and research achievement

Six of the faculty's most accomplished alumni make up the 2020-2021 cohort of award recipients...

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Kinesiology researcher studies rare fractures in post-menopausal women

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Newly formed Canadian Space Health Research Network translates into benefits for all Canadians

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New multi-faculty Centre for Cell Therapy Translation gives UCalgary skin in the game for regenerative medicine research

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Department Events


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