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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.); Experimental Surgery (Surgical Research)

Offered by: Surgery     Degree: Doctor of Philosophy

Program Requirements

Thesis

A thesis for the doctoral degree must constitute original scholarship and must be a distinct contribution to knowledge. It must show familiarity with previous work in the field and must demonstrate ability to plan and carry out research, organize results, and defend the approach and conclusions in a scholarly manner. The research presented must meet current standards of the discipline; as well, the thesis must clearly demonstrate how the research advances knowledge in the field. Finally, the thesis must be written in compliance with norms for academic and scholarly expression and for publication in the public domain.

Required Courses (12 credits)

  • EXSU 601 Knowledge Management (6 credits)

    Offered by: Surgery (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Experimental Surgery : Critical elements required for the preparation of abstracts and full-length manuscripts, and the creation and delivery of digital slide presentations.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

    Instructors: Lawrence Rosenberg (Fall) Jacques Lapointe (Winter)

    • 1.5 hours/week.
    • Compulsory for students in the Department of Surgery and available to others by permission of the coordinators.
  • EXSU 605 Biomedical Research Innovation (3 credits)

    Offered by: Surgery (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Experimental Surgery : Introduction to the novel and/or emerging technologies in the field of biomedical research.

    Terms: Winter 2013

    Instructors: Maria Petropavlovskaya, Junjian Chen (Winter)

    • 2 hours/week
    • Compulsory for students in the Department of Surgery and available to others by permission of the coordinators
  • EXSU 606 Statistics for Surgical Research (3 credits)

    Offered by: Surgery (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Experimental Surgery

    Terms: Fall 2012

    Instructors: John Sotirios Sampalis (Fall)

    • 2 hours/week
    • Compulsory for students in the Department of Surgery and available to others by permission of the coordinators
  • EXSU 700 Comprehensive Examination

    Offered by: Surgery (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Experimental Surgery

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Complementary Course (3 credits)

One graduate-level course in the student's specialty, selected in consultation with the Research Supervisory Committee.

Faculty of Medicine—2012-2013 (last updated Dec. 20, 2012) (disclaimer)