Learning Objectives

1. Participated in a comprehensive review of the clinical and non-clinical knowledge base needed for beginning an independent practice in pediatric general and thoracic surgery
2. Shared current expertise and training experiences with other finishing fellows
3. Identified areas of weakness that require further study


The program will cover a broad range of clinical subjects including interactive discussions on management and surgical decision-making.


Clinical topics

  • Complex and controversial cases

  • Thoracic and Chest Wall surgery

  • Neonatal surgery

  • Gastrointestinal surgery

  • Oncologic surgery

  • Trauma and burns

  • Pre and postoperative care

  • Foregut Surgery

  • Colorectal Surgery 

  • ​Vascular Anomalies