Surgical Oncology Rotation

This service includes General and Thoracic Surgical Oncology.

At the end of this rotation, the resident should be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the biology, pathology, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of neoplastic diseases
  • Demonstrate proficiency in diagnosis, preparation, operative treatment, and total management of the cancer patient including long-term follow-up care
  • Demonstrate medical knowledge about oncologic surgery is gained during rounds, in the operating room and at conferences