Success in Academic Surgery: Developing a Career in Surgical Education

  • Carla M. Pugh
  • Rebecca S. Sippel

Part of the Success in Academic Surgery book series (SIAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Rebecca S. Sippel, Carla M. Pugh
    Pages 1-4
  3. Morgan L. Cox, Brandon V. Henry, Ranjan Sudan
    Pages 5-15
  4. Paul N. Montero, Christopher D. Raeburn
    Pages 17-27
  5. Rana Higgins, Jacob Peschman, Jon Gould
    Pages 29-37
  6. Vanessa Buie, Melissa E. Hogg
    Pages 39-50
  7. Courtney L. Devin, Rajesh Aggarwal
    Pages 51-61
  8. Rajaie Hazboun, V. Prasad Poola, Roger H. Kim
    Pages 63-72
  9. Samantha Baker, Brenessa Lindeman
    Pages 73-85
  10. Amalia Cochran
    Pages 87-93
  11. Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, C. Max Schmidt
    Pages 95-105
  12. Nicholas R. Teman, Sarah Jung, Rebecca M. Minter
    Pages 107-113
  13. Bethany C. Sacks, Stephen C. Yang
    Pages 115-127
  14. Martha Godfrey, Jacob A. Greenberg
    Pages 129-134
  15. Sophia K. McKinley, Roy Phitayakorn
    Pages 135-142
  16. Elizabeth Huffman, Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Pages 159-171
  17. Steven Yule
    Pages 173-185
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 187-195

About this book


This updated volume provides a guide on how to maximize the career and research opportunities available within surgical education. The book includes new chapters on opportunities to develop training in new surgical techniques, utilizing surgical coaching and video review for practice improvement, and getting promoted as a surgical educator. How to develop a research program in surgical education as well as offering guidance on applying for research grants, leadership positions, and other career enhancing opportunities are also covered.

This book is relevant to medical students, surgical residents, young faculty, and others considering a career within surgical education.


Professional development Medical education Surgical Training Mentorship Research Funding Local and National Leadership Opportunities

Editors and affiliations

  • Carla M. Pugh
    • 1
  • Rebecca S. Sippel
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryStanford UniversityStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Wisconsin–MadisonMadisonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-19178-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-19179-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-7481
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-749X
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology