Welcome to the Department of Surgery at McMaster University. Our large faculty contributes extensively to our unique ability to provide specialty care for Hamilton and the surrounding communities through St. Joseph's Healthcare and the Hamilton Health Sciences. Committed to integrating innovative clinical care, world-leading research, and outstanding educational resources, the Department of Surgery aspires to continue to be a leading department in academic surgery both nationally and internationally.
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A database of helpful links, documents, and forms for McMaster University Department of Surgery faculty and staff.
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Physician Burnout: The Root of the Problem...
Transferring a medical practice
Free practice closure book
Life goal planning: the key to retirement happiness
5 steps to success
Career transitioning for academic surgeons
Retirement planning lifestyle readiness