Membership Committee


Dawn Wilson, CAGS Executive Director


  • Dr. Naif Alenazi
  • Dr. Jamie O. Belen
  • Dr. Stephen Hiscock
  • Dr. John Kortbeek
  • Dr. Alison MacIver
  • Dr. Phil Smith
  • Dr. Brent Zabolotny

Benefits of a CAGS Membership

  • A subscription to CJS
  • Monthly e-news
  • Reduced registration fees for the Canadian Surgery Forum
  • Access to (accredited) EBRS modules
  • Postgraduate courses
  • Full access to the CAGS website
  • Access to full text online journals and the Cochrane Library
  • Access to video libraries
  • Access to job postings and conference listings from across Canada
  • Resident activities and support
  • Royal College accredited provider of educational activities
  • Corporate Air Canada membership for all members
  • 3 bilingual newsletters annually
  • Job, locum and preceptorship postings
  • Guidelines and position statements
  • Free postings in the CAGS e-news for Members
  • Free postings on the CAGS website for Members
  • Access to all CMA membership discounts for hotels and travel
  • Support for General Surgery research
  • On-line access to ASAP program
  • International Surgery projects
  • Access to Canadian Surgical Research Fund Grants
  • Network with all 2000 CAGS members
  • A say in the voice of Canadian General Surgery, and much more!