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Department of Surgery


  • MEDSURG2 - Image 690x350 - Brown Bag Lecture and Tour of Exhibit

    Brown Bag series continues on November 21st at 555 Diehl Hall

    Jole Shackelford, Ph.D. and the History of Medicine would like to share their exhibit on Visualizing the Body.  The exhibit commemorates the 500th anniversary of Vesalius, seen as the father of modern anatomy.

    Click here for more information

  • MEDSURG2 - Image 690x350 - DoS Q3 Research Newsletter

    Check out the newly released Department of Surgery Research Newsletter

    This quarterly publication will highlight several different aspects on how the Department of Surgery research has impacted and improved healthcare.

    Check out the newsletter here

Upcoming Events

November 25th:Grand Rounds

Presentation by Melissa Brunsvold, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery
Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Department of Surgery Calendar - All Department of Surgery Events in one Google Calendar

Watch recorded or check out upcoming Grand Rounds Presentations
Get the latest Weekly Conference Schedule for events of the week.
Latest News for the Department of Surgery

October 2nd:

In the News

Research led by Subbaya Subramanian, Ph.D. has identified microRNAs that may cause colon polyps to turn into cancerous tumors.

News sites: India Business Standard, The Health Site, and Counsel & Heal

Check out the latest Department of Surgery Weekly Newsletter.

Read more Department of Surgery News. 


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Patient Care

Surgery Patients

To schedule an initial appointment with any of our surgeons, please dial
612-624-5915 and ask for the surgeon by name. For more information on selecting a surgeon, visit the University of Minnesota Physicians website.

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