Timelines & Successes

  • Dr. Daniel Birch recruited as Medical Director in 2004
  • Development of a multi-specialty MIS curriculum for surgery trainees
  • Development of a mentoring framework for surgical teams in MIS
  • Establishment of CAMIS training facility and offices at the RAH
  • Development of a support team including an Office Manager, Research Consultant, Education Coordinator, Bariatric OR Clinical Nurse Educator, Administrative Assistant, and, CAMIS Advanced MIS/Bariatric Fellow
  • Hosted the Canadian Consensus Conference on the Development of Training and Practice Standards in Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery, June 2007, Final Report
  • Partnership with industry to support education and MIS Fellowship
  • Current CAMIS CV