CSF Program Committee


Dr. Jeremy Grushka

2022 Canadian Surgery Forum Program Committee Members:

  • Dr. Jeremy Grushka, Chair
  • Dr. Ahmer Karimuddin (CSF 2023 Program Chair)
  • Dr. Shahzeer Karmali (MIS/CON Programming)
  • Dr. Stephen Hiscock (Rural Surgery/Community Surgery Programming)
  • Dr. Prosanto Chaudhury (HPB Programming)
  • Dr. Jean-Sébastien Pelletier (HPB Programming)
  • Dr. Carolyn Nessim (CAGS CPD Chair, General Surgery Review PG Course)
  • Dr. Nadia Khan (CAGS Residents Co-Chair)
  • Dr. Ashley Robinson (CAGS Residents Co-Chair)
  • Dr. John Agzarian (CATS Program Co-Chair)
  • Dr. Shona Smith (CATS Program Co-Chair)
  • Dr. Hari Kumar Ondiveeran (CHS Program Co-Chair)
  • Dr. Husein Moloo (CSCRS Programming)
  • Dr. Stephen Kelly (CSCRS Programming)
  • Dr. Sinziana Dumitra (CSSO Co-Director of Education)
  • Dr. Trevor Hamilton (CSSO Co-Director of Education)
  • Dr. Alex Mathieson (CSSO Programming)
  • Dr. Kelly Vogt (ACS Programming)
  • TBC (TAC Programming)
  • Dr. Cagla Eskicioglu (EDI Advisor)

The Committee includes representatives of major partner societies: CAGS, CSSO, CSCRS, CATS, CHPBA and CHS.  Minor Partners include CON-CABPS and TAC.

The purpose of the CSF Program Committee is to provide scientific and educational sessions, opportunities for professional growth and expansion of networks for attendees at the annual Canadian Surgery Forum (CSF).

The Committee meets monthly, on the third Wednesday, at 8:00 p.m EST, from October to February.