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The Department of Surgery is committed to improving patient care through innovative and groundbreaking research. 

Every year, our clinical faculty lead clinical research trials that challenge and reinvent the standard of care in an effort to improve patient outcomes, better utilize resources and advance basic and clinical science. Using a combination of approaches that include outreach, health services research and robotics training, our faculty are on the cutting edge of research – making significant strides towards improving surgery for both patients and doctors.

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