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Annual General Surgery Resident Lap Suturing Competition 2024

June 19, 2024

St. Joseph's Healthcare | CMAS Skills Lab

50 Charlton Ave East, Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6


Centre for Minimal Access Surgery (CMAS) Skills Lab    |    room:  T2141

2nd Floor Tower of  St. Joseph's Healthcare, Hamilton, ON

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Learning Objectives

Achieve the fastest suturing time. The winner will represent McMaster University at the National Suturing Competition (Canadian Surgical Forum Conference in Winnipeg - September 26-28, 2023).

Target Audience

  • General Surgery Residents in PGYs 1 - 5

9am - JR residents only: Practice / Warm-up Session
9:30am - Competition starts for JR residents
10:30am - SR residents only : Practice / warm-up Session
11:30am - Suturing Competition
12pm - Announce overall winner

Ilun Yang, MD
Resident Program Director


General Surgeon
Ilun Yang, MD

CMAS Manager
Marie Fairgrieve

Education Coordinator
Magda Gillies

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CMAS  Education Coordinator


Phone:   905.522.1155  x 35144


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