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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY April 2014 | Archived Issues

Mark Your Calendar


Surgery Grand Rounds

Click the "read more" to see information about upcoming Surgery Grand Rounds.


Grand Rounds

Click here to view a schedule of all upcoming grand rounds.


Education Schedule

Click the PDF link below to see the Department of Surgery's education schedule for April.

Education Calendar - April (PDF)


Surgery Scheduling - New Hours as of May 1

Click the "read more" for hours and contact information for surgery scheduling. As of May 1, hours of operation will be Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Match Program Brings 11 New Residents to Surgery

The Department of Surgery has matched its top applicants in General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Urology and Podiatry.

These students are among the brightest to join Cedars-Sinai, with the highest average scores on the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination®, along with superior letters of recommendation, research and extracurricular talents.

They will begin their internship training in late June.

The new Surgery residents are:

General Surgery

Jerald Borgella
Keck School of Medicine, USC

Emily Siegel
Keck School of Medicine, USC

Joshua Tseng
Keck School of Medicine, USC

Halley Vora
Temple University

Orthopedic Surgery

John Garlich
University of Kansas School of Medicine

Erin Haggerty
Keck School of Medicine, USC

Max Michalski
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine

Zachary NaPier
George Washington University School of Medicine

Urology

Justin Houman
University of Rochester School of Medicine

Devin Patel
George Washington University

Podiatry

Ramer Younan
Western University College of Podiatric Medicine

Related story in this issue: Excellent Residency Programs Raise Important Questions