Vision & Mission

Education Vision

Teaching and Learning for a Healthier World.


To be a global leader in lifelong, collaborative learning and education science that anticipates and shapes compassionate care, knowledge, and an evolving health care system.


To become a national/global centre of excellence in surgical training, research and practice.

Strategic Priorities

  • Deliver nationally and globally renowned surgical education using best in class pedagogical approaches
  • Act as an incubator creating and advancing new surgical techniques and procedures that positively impacts patient outcomes
  • Research new curricular innovations to optimize translation of knowledge to practice
  • Anticipate and respond to the changing landscape in education, practice, research and technology for the advancement of surgery