The SAGES Manual Transitioning to Practice

  • David B. Renton
  • Peter Nau
  • Denise W. Gee

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Charles Paget, Don J. Selzer, Allison Farris
      Pages 49-67
    3. COL. Robert B. Lim, Stanley Zagorski
      Pages 69-90
  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Jon C. Gould
      Pages 93-102
    3. David S. Strosberg, Sara E. Martin del Campo, David B. Renton
      Pages 113-123
    4. Michelle C. Nguyen, Susan D. Moffatt-Bruce
      Pages 125-144
    5. Erin Bresnahan, Adam C. Nelson, Brian P. Jacob
      Pages 155-170
  4. Part III

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Maria S. Altieri, Aurora D. Pryor
      Pages 173-187
    3. Pritam Singh, Rajesh Aggarwal
      Pages 189-203
    4. Dimitrios Stefanidis
      Pages 205-215
    5. Vlad V. Simianu, Mark Pedersen, Rebecca P. Petersen, Anjali S. Kumar
      Pages 217-242
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 243-249

About this book


This SAGES manual will help educate and advise our new and recent surgical graduates on entering the job market. From how to find a job, to contract negotiations, to research and grant proposals, this manual offers pertinent strategies crucial to both surgical  and non-surgical subspecialty fields. Chapters focusing on work-life balance and finding a mentor offer helpful insight to prevent burnout and optimize one's new career.

The SAGES Manual: Transitioning to Practice will fill the gap in resident education and prove a useful text for residents, fellows and recent graduates as well as practicing surgeons in all subspecialties of surgery.    


Finding a Job Contract Negotiations Running a Practice Retirement Manuscript Writing Grant Writing

Editors and affiliations

  • David B. Renton
    • 1
  • Peter Nau
    • 2
  • Denise W. Gee
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of General SurgeryThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.University of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsIowa CityUSA
  3. 3.Division of General and Gastrointestinal SurgeryMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-51396-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-51397-3
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