Academics

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PCOM surgical residents teaching medical students how to knot tie and suture at the Philadelphia Surgery Conference.

Conferences:

Each hospital that PCOM surgical residents rotate through offers a wide variety of academic lectures and conferences which focus on patient care and evidence based medicine. These lectures are well attended by attending surgeons, as well as other members of the healthcare team.

Memorial Sloan Kettering:

  • Surgical Grand Rounds Lecture Series
  • Thoracic Surgery Conference
  • Morbidity &  Mortality Conference
  • Tumor Board
  • Journal Club
  • Clinic Experience (Thoracic, Colorectal, Gastric & Mixed Tumor)
  • Robotic Simulator

Reading Hospital:

  • Morbidity & Mortality Conference
  • Breast Conference
  • Tumor Board
  • Journal Club
  • Clinic Experience (General Surgery, Breast, Trauma, Bariatrics)
  • Robotic Simulator

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

  • Pediatric Surgery Lecture Series
  • Morbidity & Mortality Conference
  • Surgical Grand Rounds
  • Simulation Lab and Laparoscopic Simulators

Crozer Health System:

  • Morbidity & Mortality Conference (General Surgery, Trauma, Burn)
  • Interdisciplinary Kidney Transplant Conference
  • Tumor Board
  • Clinic Experience (Burn)

Aria Health System:

  • Morbidity &  Mortality Conference
  • Tumor Board
Aerial view of Reading Hospital

Aerial view of Reading Hospital