Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas General Surgery residents and attending staff attend regular didactic lectures and clinical conferences. Each resident is encouraged to participate in case presentation and real-time case management discussions.
Residents also attend chief’s conference, mortality and morbidity conferences, SCORE conference, journal club and Grand Rounds. Other conferences include breast tumor, breast journal club, head and neck tumor, colon and rectal tumor, vascular, skin tumor, gastrointestinal tumor, trauma, cardiothoracic, oncology and transplant.
Each service has its own conference which brings expert opinion face to face with resident training.