John H. Gibbon, Jr. Surgical Society

Membership Eligibility: Sidney Kimmel Medical College Only

Membership Dues or Fees: None

The John H. Gibbon, Jr. Surgical Society facilitates surgical interest, activity, and education at the medical student level via lecture series, clinical skills workshops, peer mentorship, and outreach. Members of the Jefferson faculty are invited to speak at meetings held periodically throughout the academic year. The John H. Gibbon, Jr. Surgical Society co sponsors the Jefferson Organ Procurement Program and helps to organize the annual Department of Surgery Gibbon Grand Rounds Lecture. In addition, the society also co-sponsors the annual knot-tying and suture clinic for first- through third-year students. The John H. Gibbon, Jr. Surgical Society has been in existence for 37 years. There are no dues or fees.


Organization Email:

Student Organization Advisor:  Renee M Tholey, MD,  Assistant Professor , Director of Surigcal Undersgraduate Education, Department of Surgery, 1025 Walnut Street, Suite 602 Philadelphia, PA 19107 | 215-955-0200