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The Cutting Edge Newsletter

Co-Managing Editors: Dr. Tim Jackson and Dr. Ravinder Singh
Newsletter Committee: Drs. T. Jackson, R. Singh, A.Wei, J. Kolbasnik, C.Vinden
Assistant Editor, Design & Layout: Lori Quilty
Founder: Dr. Ciaran Kealy, circa 1995
Circulation: ~500
Release Times: ~Winter (Dec/Jan); Summer (June/July)
Regular Columnists: Drs. A. Wei, A. Lozon, T. Jackson/R.Singh, Resident Representative
Target Audience: General Surgeons and General Surgery Residents/Fellows of Ontario
Letters to the Editor:

This biannual publication is written by General Surgeons for General Surgeons. It is not peer-reviewed, but it is viewed by your peers. It has a circulation of about 500 General Surgeon OAGS members only along with General Surgery residents throughout Ontario. This publication has been around for a long time and almost preceded the inception of the OAGS. It was founded by our first President, Dr. Ciaran Kealy of Sudbury, back in 1995. Today, the well-known and respected newsletter contains popular columns and items such as:

  • President's Column
  • Editorial
  • Billing Corner
  • Resident Rostrum
  • CPD/CME Listings
  • Job Listings
  • Annual Meeting Info
  • and more...

The Cutting Edge Newsletter

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NOTE: Full issues are accessible to current OAGS members only.