Making new discoveries

As a researcher or resident within the Department of Surgery you will discover new ways to improve healthcare and current practices. 

As a future surgeon, building research skills is incredibly valuable. A strong research background can build strong critical thinking skills that lead to better patient care and more effective practice.

All of our surgery divisions place a strong emphasis on research. You will have the opportunity to develop your lab skills within whatever specialty you choose.

Finding focus

With nine divisions, Dalhousie’s Department of Surgery is well equipped with the resources and the expertise needed to conduct important, meaningful research. 

Each division of our divisions have a breadth of knowledge within their specialty enabling them all to make impactful strides in their field, while also collaborating within the department.

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