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MSc in Surgery

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The Department of Surgery offers a Master of Science in Surgery which 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.