Undergraduate Medical Training

The Department of Surgery is actively contributing to the undergraduate medical training by participating in the various teaching stages.

Faculty members are also involved in:

  • Clinical Reasoning Learning (CRL).
  • Learning assessment through Objective Structured Clinical Exams (OSCE).  Students must face practical situational exercises using standardized patients.
  • Clerk training as part of rotations in the different surgical disciplines during the fourth year of the medical program.

Postdoctoral Medical training

Below is a list of the various postdoctoral programs offered by the Department of Surgery within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Université de Sherbrooke:

  • General Surgery
  • Ophtalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
  • Urology (joint program with McGill University)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pastic Surgery (joint program with McGill University

The above-mentioned specialized training programs are active and fully accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the Collège des médecins du Québec.

All residency training programs contain rotations related to the surgery core curriculum program, including rotations in vascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and pediatric surgery. The Department of Surgery is also involved in the critical care program.

A research rotation is also mandatory during the residency training.