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Success in Academic Surgery

Success in Academic Surgery: Developing a Career in Surgical Education

Editors: Pugh, Carla M, Sippel, Rebecca S. (Eds.)

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  • ​Success in Academic Surgery:  Developing a Career in Surgical Education is a handy, portable text which offers practical guidance on developing a career within surgical education
  • Written by expert authors from around the world who are members of the Association for Academic Surgery
  • Success in Academic Surgery:  Developing a Career in Surgical Education provides information on how to take advantage of leadership opportunities and includes pointers for further training
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Success in Academic Surgery:  Developing a Career in Surgical Education is a unique and portable handbook that offers careers advice and guidance to medical students, surgical residents and others considering a career within surgery.   Surgical education is a rapidly expanding area of surgical research and career interest, and as the  Association for Academic Surgery (AAS) Fall Courses (www.aasurg.org) and International courses offer more and more specialty tracking there is a greater need for an accompanying textbook to supplement the material presented in the courses. Success in Academic Surgery:  Developing a Career in Surgical Education expands on some of the important issues related to surgical education highlighted in the AAS courses by addressing key areas such as how to acquire the skills necessary for success in this field, how to develop a research program in surgical education as well as offering guidance on applying for research grants, among other things.

About the authors

Carla Pugh, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Surgery and Director of the Center for Advanced Surgical Education at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA

Rebecca Sippel, MD Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA

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“This compact manual describes a general career track for academic surgeons interested in education. … Medical students, postgraduate surgical trainees, and young faculty are an appropriate audience for this work … . This book provides an introduction to a field experiencing rapid evolution. Practitioners considering surgical education as a career will find this quick read a worthy introduction to the discipline that will define the future of surgical care.” (David J. Dries, Doody’s Book Reviews, December, 2013)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Success in Academic Surgery: Developing a Career in Surgical Education
Editors
  • Carla M Pugh
  • Rebecca S. Sippel
Series Title
Success in Academic Surgery
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4691-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4691-9
Series ISSN
2194-7481
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 152
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 7 illustrations in colour
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