General Surgery


On Friday mornings from 9 am until 11:30 am there will be mandatory core curriculum conferences. Attendance will be taken, and pagers and phones will be turned off. These conferences will include lectures on all required basic and clinical science topics and ACGME core competency exercises. In addition, focused conferences such as tumor board, morbidity and mortality conference, journal club and surgical specialty conferences will be held.

Other Conferences

  • Professors walk rounds (Weekly)
  • Breast conference (Weekly)
  • Journal Club (Bi-Monthly)
  • Surgical M&M Conference (Weekly)

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference Tuesday 7 am
Morbidity-Mortality Thursday 5 pm
Tumor Board Tuesday 7 am
Core Curriculum Friday 9 am
VA Medical Center
Tumor Board 4th Thursday Noon
Chest Conference Tuesday 8 am
Breast Conference TBD by VA TBD
Renal Conference TBD by VA TBD
Liver Conference TBD by VA TBD
Chairman’s Walk Rounds
JFK Tuesday 4 pm