Professor Andrew H Kaye
Head of Department
- Surgery People, Culture and Development
The Department of Surgery is comprised of paid academic surgeons, scientists, and professional staff, honorary staff appointments, with an Executive Committee encompassing representation from all hospital precincts. We are working to actively increase professional development opportunities to all of our members through strengthening our research focus and performance across the spectrum from discovery to translation, including basic and clinical sciences, hospital services and population health sciences; to encourage and support learning and teaching developments and innovation, and championing clinical leadership through advocacy of a greater leadership role for academic surgeons.
- Surgical Students Society
The Surgical Students’ Society of Melbourne (SSSM) is a not-for-profit organisation run by current Doctor of Medicine candidates that represents over 1,400 students across seven clinical school sites in metropolitan Melbourne and rural Victoria.