Medical School

Department of Surgery


  • MEDSURG2 - Image 690x350 - Brown Bag Yamamoto 013015

    Brown Bag Lunch Series continues January 30th

    Masato Yamamoto, M.D., Ph.D., will be presenting "Treating Cancer with Cold Virus".  The presentation starts at noon in 11-157 PWB.  Refreshments will be provided.

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  • MEDSURG2 - Image 690x350 - Food Drive 2014 results

    Thanks for your support of the Department of Surgery Food Drive

    We tripled our goal and raised $1560 along with collecting 135 pounds of food and health and hygiene items for The Food Group charity.  Together we've made a difference in the lives of our local families.

    More Information on the Food Group

  • MEDSURG2 - Image 690x350 - DoS Q3 Research Newsletter

    Check out the newly released Department of Surgery Research Newsletter

    This quarterly publication will highlight several different aspects on how the Department of Surgery research has impacted and improved healthcare.

    Check out the newsletter here

Upcoming Events

January 30th: Brown Bag Series

Treating Cancer with Cold Virus

Masato Yamamoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor in the Division of Basic and Translational Research

Refreshments will be provided!

February 3rd:

Joint Anesthesia/Surgery Grand Rounds

Department of Surgery Calendar - All Department of Surgery Events in one Google Calendar

Watch recorded or check out upcoming Grand Rounds Presentations

Get the latest Weekly Conference Schedule for events of the week.

Latest News for the Department of Surgery

October 2nd:

In the News

Research led by Subbaya Subramanian, Ph.D. has identified microRNAs that may cause colon polyps to turn into cancerous tumors.

News sites: India Business Standard, The Health Site, and Counsel & Heal

Check out the latest Department of Surgery Weekly Newsletter.

Read more Department of Surgery News. 

Information and Quick Links
Patient Care

Surgery Patients

To schedule an initial appointment with any of our surgeons, please dial
612-624-5915 and ask for the surgeon by name. For more information on selecting a surgeon, visit the University of Minnesota Physicians website.

Physician Referral Service


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  • Last modified on January 22, 2015