The General Surgery Review Committee Members are preparing to host the 13th Annual General Surgery Review Program. This is a national review course primarily designed for all senior general surgery trainees preparing to write their Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada written examination. The course is also open to general surgeons in clinical practice and other health care professionals. This review course is intended as a knowledge consolidation and refresher course for practicing general surgeons.

The content of this program is based upon the specific needs of graduating residents and International Medical graduates. The format of this program will include interactive presentations with an opportunity for immediate feedback through touch pad media. Multiple choice Q&A’s are incorporated into each presentation. Faculty has been chosen from educational institutions across the country.

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and approved by the Canadian Association of General Surgeons. This program has been approved for a maximum of 24.5 credit hours under Section 1 of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.


Location: Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel, 801 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario

Dates: February 22 to February 25, 2018

Early Bird Registration Deadline: December 15, 2017


Program Co-Chairs:

Dr. Jaime Escallon, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Shawn Forbes, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario


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