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Chapter 2: Mission Statement

2. Mission Statement

  • Surgical Foundations will provide formal basic teaching for the surgical residents in their first two years of their programs.
  • All residents will receive training over a broad range of subjects using interactive lecture sessions, workshops and technical skills sessions.
  • The format will take advantage of principles of adult education and will adhere to the CanMEDS guidelines.
  • The curriculum will include Surgical Foundations topics to help prepare all surgical residents for their Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons - Surgical Foundations exam in​ March of their second year.

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