The University of Toronto’s 5th Multidisciplinary Annual Gastrointestinal Cancer Update, (MAGIC), takes place March 4th

The keynote speaker for this year’s MAGIC update will be Dr. Nicolas Vauthey, Professor of Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston Texas. Topics of discussion at the Update will include: Evaluation and Colorectal Liver Metastases Drug Access and Support Programs in GI The New Horizons of Gastric Cancer   For further information, please check the website: http://www.magicupdate.ca/  ...

Applications for Toronto Abdominal Organ Transplant Fellowship open March 2

Toronto will begin accepting applications for its ASTS-accredited Abdominal Organ Transplant Fellowship on Mar. 2, 2016.  Applicants must register with the NRMP (http://www.nrmp.org/fellowships/abdominal-transplant-surgery-match/), and registration numbers must be submitted with applications. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2016. For further details please visit the TorontoAOTransplant website –...

Final Day to Apply for Toronto HPB Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Applications for Toronto’s AHPBA-accredited HPB Surgical Oncology Fellowship close at midnight tonight (Feb. 16). All submissions must be made on-line through the Fellowship Council  (https://fellowshipcouncil.org/applicants-for-fellowship/). For further details please visit the TorontoHPBFellowship website –...

Record Breaking January Volumes for Toronto Multi-Organ Transplant Program

The University Health Network’s MOT Director, Dr. Atul Humar, announced a total of 74 transplants this January, an unprecedented surge in activity for the program. He took time to thank all of the many people and services across UHN that support and help MOT, congratulating them,  “ … on a  real team effort...