Surgical Oncology Fellowships

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Meetings and Conferences

Conferences include a core course in oncology given in the summer, weekly seminars in general surgical oncology, breast, head and neck, and thoracic surgical oncology. There are daily multidisciplinary site-specific tumor conferences, weekly preoperative conferences, multidisciplinary journal clubs, and daily noon oncology lecture series. In addition to receiving formal training in cancer surgery, fellows are exposed to tumor biology, biostatistics, research design, and methodology. During the first year there is an opportunity for fellows to obtain a masters in clinical research for health care professionals.

Surgical Oncology Fellows Conference Schedule

  AM 12:00 PM PM
Monday   Med Onc Lecture 5:00: GI Tumor Board
Weekly, e-mail notification
Tuesday 7:30: M&M / Grand Rounds Breast Tumor Board  
Wednesday 7:15: Thoracic Tumor Board Med Onc Lecture 4:30: HCC Tumor Board
Weekly, e-mail notification

6:00: SSO Video Conference
Quarterly, e-mail notification

Thursday 7:00: Surg Onc Didactic
Monthly, e-mail notification

7:00: Thoracic Conference
Weekly, e-mail notification

Med Onc Lecture 4:30: Sarcoma / Melanoma Tumor Board
Weekly, e-mail notification
Friday 7:00: Case Planning Conference

8:00: H&N Tumor Board

Med Onc Lecture 4:00: Liver Rounds
Monthly, e-mail notification