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Published Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

The Importance of the Rural Surgeon

The Importance of the Rural Surgeon

Episode 6, Karen Deveney

In this episode, our guest host, Dr. Benjamin Andrew, a resident in our rural general surgery residency program, speaks with Dr. Karen Deveney, professor of surgery and vice chair for education in the Department of Surgery at Oregon Health and Science University. The two discuss the increasing need for rural surgeons across the United States and hit on the importance of program-specific training. Dr. Deveney also explains her connection to rural surgeons and how she would not be here today without them. Recorded 6/8/2016

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Learn more about Dr. Deveney in Reflections on a trailblazing career in surgery. Copyright © 2017 The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System