Our relationship with the Undergraduate Medical Education for Surgery is strong and robust. Dr. Geoff Blair, Director of Undergraduate Surgical Education and Dr. Mark Meloche, Director of General Surgery Clerkship, both sit on our RPC, and provide feedback from a medical student's perspective. Our residents and Program Director attend and host events for the UBC Surgical Club. General Surgery residents are an integral part of the undergraduate surgical education process by providing academic day talks and clinical teaching. Feedback from medical students makes an integral part of the assessment of our residents and their teaching abilities. The UBC Undergraduate Surgical Education Program with Dr. Blair as its Director and the General Surgery training program and its Directors maintain very strong communication and collaborative links.
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