Tag Archives: surgeon

Issues of the Female Surgeon

Video – Op Report with Dr. Paula Ferrada about issues unique to women in surgery.
In my residency training program (’96-’02), the children born to female residents were scheduled for arrival during the research year – when our clinical duties were …

Compentancy-Based Advancement?

Should we advance trainees based on their competence in completing individual operations, or based on a global assessment? Dr. Porter shares his thoughts in this video. Please share your thoughts in the comments below.

Ep 1, Part 2: Google Glass for the Surgeon

Dr. Evans demonstrates Google Glass:

Residency vs Life After – Part One

How are residents supposed to prepare for real life as a surgeon if they can’t even work twenty-four hours straight now?
I hear this complaint about once a month from a someone trained in the Golden Age of hazing. Outside of …