Surgery Grand Rounds

The Department of Surgery Grand Rounds is a didactic lecture series for surgeons, nursing, fellows, residents, medical students and allied health professionals with topics reflecting the diverse spectrum in the discipline of surgery, including approaches to evidence-based clinical care, learning and research.  Broad topics are presented by local, national and international speakers followed by a question/answer period.  Grand Rounds is a surgery education initiative integrating the CanMEDS® roles of Medical Expert and Scholar. 

The Surgery Grand Rounds & Visiting Professor Program is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada.

Surgery Grand Rounds are held on Wednesday in Frederic Gaspard - Theatre A located in the Basic Medical Sciences Building (730 William Avenue) on the University of Manitoba - Bannatyne Campus or available through our live webcast

The Department of Surgery Grand Rounds on Ethical Considerations of COVID-19 on July 8, 2020 will be held via Zoom (

Due to the confidential nature of the Grand Rounds a waiting room has been established for access to the Grand Rounds. 

Please ensure that your Zoom account identifies you appropriately for access.

Visiting Professor & Grand Rounds Program
Department of Surgery


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Visiting Professor & Grand Rounds Program

Dr. Nafisa Dharamsi
Director, Professional Development   

Laura-Lee Bouchard
Manager, Surgical Education
Department of Surgery