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MSc in Surgery

MSc in Surgery Overview

The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce that we will be offering a Master of Science in Surgery starting in September 2013.  This MSc is tailored to the unique needs of surgical trainees; providing an intensive research experience and a solid foundation for success as an academic surgeon.

The MSc in Surgery is intended to fully prepare these individuals specifically seeking future positions in Academic Health Science Centres for the demands of a research career in relation to the CanMeds roles of Medical Expert and Scholar.   Demonstration of core competencies will be required through coursework, basic/clinical/applied research, thesis preparation and defense.

Please note: The MSc in Surgery is not a clinical program.