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Session Code: PS328
Date and Time of Session: Wednesday, October 9;   09:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Location: Moscone Convention Center - Room: Ballroom
Title: A Century of Canadian Contributions to the American College of Surgeons and Surgical Science
Description: Canadian surgeons are founding members of the ACS. Over the past century Canadian surgeons made important contributions to the practice and science of surgery, and to the education of generations of surgeons. This session will highlights selected topics where Canadian surgeons advanced the field of surgery.
CME Credit Hours: 1.50
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Education / Outcomes & Safety (EDU)
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Canadian Regents and Governors
Program Participants
Moderator Gerald M. Fried, MD FACS, Montreal, QC, Canada
Co-Moderator Richard J. Finley, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Gerald M. Fried, MD FACS, Montreal, QC, Canada
Instilling a Culture of Evidence-Based Surgery in Canada
Jeffrey S. T. Barkun, MD FACS, Montreal, QC, Canada
Canada's Contributions to Technology-Enabled Learning in Surgical Education
Karim Qayumi, MD, PhD, FRCSC, Vancouver, BC , Canada
An Odyssey of Islet Transplantation for Therapy of Type 1 Diabetes
Garth L. Warnock, MD, FACS, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Canadian Contribution to Pediatric Surgery
B. J. Hancock, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
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