Department of Surgery
School of Medicine Queen's University


Dr Caitlin Yeo is the 1st recipient of “The Dr. Michael Chan Award in General Surgery” presented at the 2017 General Surgery Annual Holiday Party

We are pleased to announce that Caitlin Yeo, is the 1st recipient of “The Dr. Michael Chan Award in General Surgery” presented at the 2017 General Surgery Annual Holiday Party by Dr. Chan on Friday December 8th

The award was initiated by Dr. Michael Chan (in consultation with the Division of General Surgery) and intended to reward excellence in clinical care.  The award is to be presented annually to a general surgery resident who consistently demonstrated dedication to the delivery of compassionate, comprehensive care of patients.  The award will hopefully inspire residents in the general surgery program to always pursue excellence in clinical care.

Dr Julie Chan

Dr. Andrea Winthrop Honoured As The 2017 John Provan Outstanding Surgical Educator Award

The Canadian Undergraduate Surgical Education Committee (CUSEC) executive recently honoured Dr. Andrea Winthrop as the 2017 John Provan Outstanding Surgical Educator Award. The award is presented every two years to one surgeon who has made a significant contribution to undergraduate medical education. The award is sponsored by the Canadian Association of Surgical Chairs.

Queen’s surgical pioneer receives top health science award

Queen’s University researcher John Rudan (Surgery) has been formally inducted into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellowship, one of Canada’s premier academic honours. An internationally recognized trailblazer in orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Rudan was selected for his global leadership, academic performance and scientific creativity.

Click here to read the full article in the Queen's Gazette

Dr John Rudan

Kingston doctors perform Canadian first

We are excited to share this recent news article from the Kingston Whig-Standard which profiles The Kingston Health Sciences Centre's recent announcement of its successful completion of the first hybrid cardiac ablation in Canada with our Department of Surgery's Dr Gianluigi Bisleri working with Dr Ben Glover. Please see the full article at the link below!


The 5th Annual Bruce Fund Scholar Visiting Lecturer Wednesday March 29th, 2017

The Queen's University Departments of Surgery and Urology invite you to a special presentation by Dr. Garnette R. Sutherland, MSc, MED, FRCPC, Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Calgary

Dr Garnette Sutherland"What next...? The Nuances of Innovation in Medicine"

Wednesday March 29, 2017 at 5:00PM
School of Medicine Building
15 Arch Street
Queen's University

All welcome - Free Admission
Refreshments at 4:30pm

Please also join us for Dr Sutherland's Rounds Lecture that morning entitled

"Advancing Neurosurgery through Imaging and Robotics"

Wednesday March 29, 2017
Etherington Hall Auditorium

Please click on the links below to view the posters for more information about these events:

Public Lecture at 5PM (Refreshments at 4:30PM)
Rounds Lecture at 7:30AM

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