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Re-entry Into Practice Program

There are many circumstances for which surgeons may decide to take a sabbatical from active clinical practice. Professional opportunities, life changes, physical challenges or other personal interventions occur frequently during a surgical career. Whatever the reason, the desire to return to active clinical surgical practice after a hiatus requires planning and organization. Even with a short period of surgical inactivity, old techniques must be re-mastered and new procedures must be learned. Part of the process is a period of intensive re-entry training under the supervision of skilled surgical educators and preceptors.

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US News & World Report Rankings

University Hospitals, our flagship academic medical center, ranks among America's best hospitals in 12 methodology ranked specialities for the third year in a row. Our Gastroenterology & GI Surgery ranked #14.

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Interventional Endoscopic Techniques Plus Video Editing
August 20-22, 2015
This unique course is designed for fellows who are training in advanced procedures such as ERCP, EUS, and Therapeutic Endoscopy. It will combine didactic sessions with “hands on” instruction in explant and live porcine models followed by instructions on video documentation and editing. Registration opening soon!
Career Development and Laparoscopic Lectures
November 13 - 14, 2015
This is a two day on-site course. It is a "Can't Miss" learning opportunity for colorectal residents. Topics discussed will be "Finding a Job", "What are You Worth?", "Marketing Yourself" along with panel discussions on job perspectives, rectal cancer and anorectal panels.