Sareh Parangi, a doctor at one of the Harvard hospitals, talks about why people hold her work in the operating room in such high regard.
There is an uprising of campaigns and initiatives to empower women in medicine and surgery through the Association of Women Surgeons, Women in Thoracic Surgery, Medstro forums through the NEJM, the “This is what we look like” T-shirt campaign, and the recent #ILookLikeASurgeon movement. Hopefully, it’s only a matter of time before those percentages of female leadership roles increase, just as our Girls’ Night Out has grown from two to over 30.
Ultimately, my choice to become a surgeon has led me to a fantastic practice and a peaceful life beyond residency, and for that, I am grateful. My growing family has weathered the storm of surgical training, and I’m much more aware of the difficulties facing women surgeons today.
The independent monthly newspaper for the general surgeon.
Where top surgeons begin. AccessSurgery® from McGraw-Hill Medical is an integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources.
Ruminations by a non-academic general surgeon from the heart of the rust belt.
Peer-reviewed surgical video journal for surgeons, trainees and patients.
Authored by L. “Skip” Marcucci, MD, a board-certified general surgeon, trauma surgeon, and critical care physician. Selected as one of the 10 best surgery sites on the web by the Wall Street Journal.
Online surgical and healthcare video and webcasts.
Outpatient Surgery Magazine serves as a meetingplace and a marketplace for decisionmakers in facilities where ambulatory surgery is done. The magazine facilitates the exchange of ideas, advice, experiences and information between surgical facility management team members.
Audio and video podcasts aimed at medical students and doctors in training on a growing range of topics across surgery.
This site contains educational material aimed at those preparing for undergraduate and postgraduate surgical examinations. It includes clinical tutorials, a journal club, multiple choice questions, revision notes, slide library, discussion group and more.
The Internet Resource for Surgical Education. Our mission at Vesalius is to carry the pioneering tradition established by Vesalius and Leonardo into the 21st century, by creating a state-of-the-art, Internet-based resource for surgical education.
This conference has been designed for practicing general and oncology surgeons and other surgical health professionals in evaluating standards of care and new techniques and interventions for surgical conditions of colorectal, breast and endocrine cancer and other topics in surgery.
Martindale's Virtual Medical Center, Surgery section contains teaching files, medical cases, courses and textbooks, tutorials, databases, and movies.
DoctorsLounge is one of the most popular online medical resources for physicians, students and allied clinical professionals. It provides clinical information about surgery through multimedia tutorials and other study aids.
MDLinx Surgery is your ultimate resource for the latest General Surgery and subspecialty surgery news articles published in over 2,000 peer-reviewed medical journals and popular press. Our diligent team of medical editor’s rank sort and summarize Surgery news articles with topics ranging from: Cardiac Surgery, Critical Care, Vascular, Thoracic, Peds Surgery, Neurosurgery and much more.