Registration for the 2017 Update in General Surgery is closed.

April 5th: Cadaver course at University of Toronto Surgical Skills Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital (additional registration required, space is limited)
April 6-8th: Main Conference at the Hilton Downtown Toronto

Course Goals

This four day course will give you the opportunity to be part of interactive lectures and case presentations and will conclude with smaller workshops. Delegates will be given opportunities to present their own cases and exchange ideas in an open dialogue with faculty.

Hot Topics

  • Hernias, focusing on decision-making, new approaches, technical challenges and solutions, as well as management of complications
  • Expanded by popular demand: Breast Surgery Session
  • Real-life case presentations, submitted by you and your colleagues
  • Management of abdominal compartment syndrome
  • Hands-on Posterior Compartment Repair – cadaver course (Wednesday, April 5th; additional registration required)
  • Hands-on Introduction to Oncoplastic workshop (Wednesday, April 5th; additional registration required)

Target Audience

  • Practising general surgeons
  • Subspecialty surgeons (acute care surgery, MIS, surgical oncology, colorectal)
  • General surgery residents
  • Surgical fellows
  • Allied Health