Registration details coming soon!

Hear the pros and cons from surgeons who have transitioned from training to their first job at the same institution, and at a different institution. Panelists will also discuss what role your division chief plays during this important transition. 

This program is part of the STS series of quarterly Early Career Journey webinars, sponsored by The Hub: Resources and Community for Your Early Career Journey

View past Early Career Journey webinars in the STS Learning Center. STS members receive access for free, while nonmembers can purchase each webinar for $30. 


Registration will close 48 hours before the event. Be sure to register by 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday, September 17.

STS members receive free registration as a benefit of their membership. Non-members can register for $30. (Members: log into the STS web portal to receive complimentary registration.)


Derek R. Serna-Gallegos, MD
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA


Early Career Perspective: Taking Your First Job at the Same Institution Where You Trained 
Sahar A. Saddoughi, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Early Career Perspective: Taking Your First Job at an Institution Where You Did Not Train 
Andrew R. Brownlee, MD
STS Education Task Force Co-Chair
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Program Director Perspective: How I Support My Trainees as They Search for and Transition to Their First Job 
Thomas A. D’Amico, MD 
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Q&A with Moderator and Speakers