General Surgery Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held each Monday at 7:00 a.m., in 309L in the Long School of Medicine.

The General Surgery Grand Rounds Planning Committee (Ronald M. Stewart, M.D., Daniel Dent, M.D., Jason Kempenich, M.D. and Lillian Liao, M.D.) has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. .

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 52.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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2021-2022 Grand Rounds & Visiting Professors

Monday, August, 23, 2021
Adam Gonzalez, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Goosebumps: Work-Up and Management of Esophageal Masses”
Dr. Gonzalez has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Monday, August 16, 2021
Jennifer LaCoss, MD
Medical Director – UHS Palliative Care, Assistant Professor – UTHSCSA
Topic – “Hospice and Beyond: Setting Your Patient Up for A Successful Transition for End of Life Care”
Dr. LaCoss has disclosed she provides physician services via the UT Dept of Medicine for VITAS hospice care.

Monday, August 9, 2021
Jennifer Tseng, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery Boston University School of Medicine
Topic – “Health Equity Now”
Dr. Tseng has disclosed that she is currently an advisor for Curadel Scientific Advisory Board and was previously on the Mauna Kea Board of Directors.

Monday, August 2, 2021
Ronald Stewart, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Topic – “Firearm Injury Prevention: A Public Health and Medical Approach from the American College of Surgeons”
Dr. Stewart has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Monday, July 19, 2021
Donald Jenkins, MD
Professor/Clinical, Vice Chair for Quality, UTHSCSA Department of Surgery
Topic – “Surgical Quality”
Dr. Jenkins has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Monday, July 19, 2021
Ronald Stewart, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Topic – “Leadership Development in Surgery & Medicine: 7 P’s to Be”
Dr. Stewart has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

2019-2021 Grand Rounds & Visiting Professors

Monday, May 24, 2021
Dimitrios Miserlis, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – “Finite Element Analysis – 3D Modeling and Expert AI Systems in Vascular Surgery ”
Dr. Miserlis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 17, 2021
Jeannie K. Harden, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Topic – “The Role of PM&R in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injuries in South Texas”
Dr. Harden has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 10, 2021
Juliane Bingener-Casey, MD – Root Visiting Professor
Professor of Surgery – Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Topic – “The Future of Surgery is Digital”
Dr. Bingener-Casey has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 3, 2021
Michael Finucan, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Management of Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors ”
Dr. Finucan has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 26, 2021
Ray Hosein, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Topic – “The History of Microsurgery”
Dr. Hosein has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 19, 2021
Meeghan A. Lautner, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Topic – “De-escalation of Breast Cancer Surgery”
Dr. Lautner has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Mark Muir, MD
Associate Professor/Clinical, Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Topic – “Hemorrhage Control in Trauma:  Advances & Updates”
Dr. Muir has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, April 5, 2021
Nicci Owusu-Brackett, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Short Bowel Syndrome and Intestinal Failure Management”
Dr. Owusu-Brackett has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, March 29, 2021
Anton Fries, MD, MS
Assistant Professor/Clinical and Interim Division Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Topic – “Reconstructive Microsurgery: Theatres of Operations to Operating Theatres”
Dr. Fries has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, March 22, 2021
Amita R. Shah, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor/Clinical, Division of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Topic – “As Seen on TV: 3D Modeling in Facial Trauma”
Dr. Shah has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, March 15, 2021
Mio Kitano, MD
Associate Professor/Clinical, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery
Topic – “Microaggressions Training – small actions can make a huge impact”
Dr. Kitano has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, March 8, 2021Hallie Baer, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Small Bowel Obstructions: When To Operate, When To Wait, and When Does Nonoperative Management Fail?”
Dr. Baer has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, March 1, 2021
Haisar Dao Campi, MD
Associate Professor/Clinical,Division of General Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Topic – “Pelvic Exenteration for Rectal Cancer: How to Plan and Execute for Optimal Results”
Dr. Dao Campi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, February 22, 2021
Jillian Grimm, DO 
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Hernia Mesh:  The Sticky Truth”
Dr. Grimm has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

Monday, February 8, 2021
Kent Van Sickle, MD
Professor/Clinical and Chief, Division of General Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Topic – “10 Years as a Robot Sherpa:  It’s all downhill from here”
Dr. Van Sickle has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 1, 2021
Federico Tozzi, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery
Topic – “Cancer Care in the Era of Covid 19 Pandemic:  A Surgeons Perspective”
Dr. Tozzi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 25, 2021
Elizabeth M. Thomas, DO
Associate Professor/Clinical and Surgical Director, Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
Topic – “Choosing Surgical Management of ESRD”
Dr. Thomas has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 11, 2021
Srinivas J. Ivatury, MD,
Colon & Rectal Surgery Department-Lebanon, New Hampshire
Topic – “PROs, Patient Education, and Beyond: Improving Rectal Cancer Care”
Dr. Srinivas has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, December 21, 2020
Juliano Riella, MD,
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Acute Pancreatitis: Eat when you can, sleep when you can, and don’t mess with the pancreas, but know how to deal with it”
Dr.Riella has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, December 14, 2020
Elizabeth Scherer, MD,
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Topic – “The Green New Deal: Surgeon Deployment in the Time of COVID”
Dr.Scherer has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, December 7, 2020
Lillian Liao, MD, MPH
Associate Professor/Clinical
Topic – “Hidden Figures: Mental Health and Firearm Injury”
Dr.Liao has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 30, 2020
Sabrina Goddard, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Paraesophageal Hernia Repair: Current Technical Variations and Challenges”
Dr.Goddard has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 23, 2020
Tarunjeet Klair, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical,  Transplant Center
Topic – “Reducing the Wait for Death in End-Stage Liver Disease – UTHSA Experience”
Dr. Klair has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 16, 2020
Paula Kay Shireman, MD
Professor, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – “Outcomes of Extremity Vascular Injury in Iraq and Afghanistan”
Dr. Shireman has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 9, 2020
Patricia Turner, MD, MBA, FACS
Clinical Associate Professor/The University of Chicago Medicine
Director, Division of Member Services at the American College of Surgeons
Topic – “Leadership and Systemic Change in Turbulent Times”
Dr. Thomas has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 2, 2020
Jason Kempenich, MD
Associate Professor/Clinical, Division of General Surgery
Topic – “Resident Autonomy: Truth and Myth”
Dr. Kempenich has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 26, 2020
Patrick Nguyen, MD
Associate Professor, Division of General Surgery
Director, Surgical Medical Clerkship
Topic – “Overview of Surgical Drains for General Surgeons”
Dr. Nguyen has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Scott Stevens, MD
Professor of Surgery – Director of Endovascular Surgery
Co-Director, Aortic Center
University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
Topic – “Pioneers and Innovators : Creative Disruption in Surgery”
Dr. Stevens has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 12, 2020
Erika Brigmon, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “Cholangiocarcinoma, Knowledge and Challenges”
Dr. Brigmon has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 5, 2020
Cancelled due to the ACS meeting

Monday, September 28, 2020
Elizabeth Rogers, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – “The Spleen: Essential or Non Essential”
Dr. Rogers has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 21, 2020
Christopher Mitromaras, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Vascular and Endocasculr Surgery-Department of Surgery
Topic – “TBA”
Dr. Mitromaras has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 14, 2020
Molly Hartmann, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Topic – “Being a Better Surgeon In and Out of the OR: Building Patient Rapport”
Dr. Hartmann has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 31, 2020
R. Todd Maxson, MD FACS
Professor, Pediatric Surgery-UAMs, Surgeon in Chief, Trauma & Burn Medical Director, Arkansas Children’s Hospital               Little Rock Arkansas
Topic – “Something Funny Happened on the Way Home from the OR”
Dr. Maxson has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Ismail Jatoi, MD
Professor/Clinical-Chief of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery
Topic – Management of Women with a Hereditary Predisposition for Breast Cancer
Dr. Jatoi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 17, 2020
Maryam Elmi, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Assistant Professor, Breast Surgical Oncologist-Division of Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery
Topic – High Risk Breast MRI Screening and Gadolinium Retention
Dr. Elmi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 10, 2020
Susannah Nicholson, MD
Assistant Professor, Director of Trauma Research-Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Topic – Decoding the Nexus Between Trauma-Induced Hemorrhage and Hypoperfusion, Gut Dysbiosis and Outcomes…Meanwhile Establishing a Career as an Academic Trauma Surgeon and Surgeon Scientist
Dr. Nicholson has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 3, 2020
Alicia J. Logue, MD. FACS, FASCRS
Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Topic – Squamous Cell Neoplasms of the Anus
Dr. Logue has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, July 27, 2020
Ross E. Willis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Director of Surgery Education, Director of JCSI
Topic – Should General Surgery Residents Take the ABSITE More Than Once Per Year?
Dr. Willis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, July 20, 2020
Raul Rosenthal, MD, FACS. FASMBS
Chair, Department of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Weston, Fl
Topic – Intraabdominal Pressure, Intracranial Pressure and the Hemodynamic Response to Chronic and Acutely Elevated Intraabdominal Pressure:
Dr. Rosenthal has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 11, 2020
Lalithapriya Jayakumar, MD
Assistant Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – TBD
Dr. Jayakumar has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 4, 2020
Umaid Rabbani, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Management of Adrenal Gland Pathologies
Dr. Rabbani has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 27, 2020
Clint Merritt, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Updates in the Management of Diverticular Disease
Dr. Merritt has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 20, 2020
Lucas Ferrer-Cardona, MD
Assistant Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Foot Vein Arterialization for the “No Option” Patient
Dr. Ferrer has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 13, 2020
Ronald M. Stewart, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Topic – Regional Disaster Response in South Texas
Dr. Stewart has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 6, 2020
Mark Muir, MD
Assistant Professor, Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Topic – Necrotizing and Invasive Soft Tissue Infections
Dr. Muir has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 30, 2020
Howard T. Wang, MD
Professor and Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Topic – Flap Reconstruction Without Microsurgery
Dr. Wang has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 16, 2020
Paula K. Shireman, MD, MBA, MS
Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Long-term Outcomes of Extremity Vascular Injury in Iraq and Afghanistan
Dr. Shireman has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 9, 2020
Dimitrios Miserlis, MD
Assistant Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Vascular Technologies and Innovation
Dr. Miserlis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 2, 2020
Reshma Brahmbhatt, MD
Assistant Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Making It To The Finish Line Safely: Burnout in General Surgery
Dr. Brahmbhatt has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 24, 2020
Mio Kitano, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery
Topic – CRS/HIPEC +/- EPIC +/- SPIC for Treatment of PC – An Overview of a Confusing Alphabet Soup
Dr. Kitano has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 10, 2020
Michael Taylor
Weekly Finance Columnist for the San Antonio Express News and the Houston Chronicle
Topic – Rules for a Physician Financial Lifecycle
Mr. Taylor has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 3, 2020
Travis Holloway, MD
Private Practice
Topic – Work Hard and Be Nice to People: Tips for Starting a Successful Practice
Dr. Holloway has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 27, 2020
Christopher Mitromaras, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Dialysis Access: Creation, Maintenance and Management of Complications
Dr. Mitromaras has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 13, 2020
Min Jung, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Management of the Skin and Soft Tissue Neoplasms
Dr. Jung has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Due to the Holidays and a resident program activity
Grand Rounds and M&M will be cancelled on:
December 23, 2019, December 30, 2019 & January 6, 2020
All conferences will return on January 13, 2020

Monday, December 16, 2019
Ross E. Willis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Director of Surgery Education, Director of JCSI
Topic – Should General Surgery Residents Take the ABSITE More Than Once Per Year?
Dr. Willis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, December 9, 2019
Thomas B. Julian, MD
Professor, Department of Surgery
Drexel University of Medicine/Philadelphia, PA
Topic – The History and Future of the NSABP
Dr. Julian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, December 2, 2019
Matthew J. Sideman, MD
Associate Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – What’s New in Coding
Dr. Sideman has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 18, 2019 Alfayyadh
Mohammed Al Fayyadh, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms
Dr. Al Fayyadh has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 11, 2019
Jeffrey P. Carpenter, MD
Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery
Cooper University Health, Camden, New Jersey
Topic – The Surgeon as Innovator
Dr. Carpenter has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, November 4, 2019
Kristen A. Plastino, MD
Director, UT Teen Health/Vice Chair, Clinical Operations
Department of OB/GYN
Topic – Why Should Adverse Childhood Experiences Matter to a Surgeon?
Dr. Plastino has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 28, 2019
CONFERENCES CANCELLED DUE TO ACS MEETING

Monday, October 21, 2019 Haisar Dao Campi, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Haisar Dao Campi, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Division of General & MIS Surgery/Colon and Rectal Surgery
Topic – Postoperative Ileus Impact on Patients and Health Systems
Dr. Dao Campi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 14, 2019
Martin Schwacha, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Surgery, Translational Science/Trauma Research
Topic – From the Academic Trenches: Ruminations on Authorship, Publishing and Metrics
Dr. Schwacha has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, October 7, 2019
Michael Johnson, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Duodenal Switch:  The Comeback Kid
Dr. Johnson has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 30, 2019 Donald H. Jenkins, M.D.
Donald H. Jenkins, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Associate Deputy Director, Military Health Institute
Department of Surgery
Topic – Whole Blood Update. Code Hemorrhage and the UT Health Peripartum Hemorrhage Initiative
Dr. Jenkins has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 23, 2019
Lillian Liao, MD, MPH
Associate Professor/Clinical/Pediatric Trauma Medical Director
University Hospital Pediatric Trauma and Burn Director
Department of Surgery/Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Topic – Planning for the Next Disaster: Lessons Learned from Sutherland Springs & Stop the Bleed Education Session
Dr. Liao has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Ronald M. Stewart, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
Dr. Witten B. Russ Chair in Surgery
Topic – Principles and Approach to Operative Abdominal Trauma Care
Dr. Stewart has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, September 9, 2019
Lori Pounds, MD, RVT, FACS
Associate Professor, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Island of Misfit Vascular Diseases
Dr. Pounds has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests

Monday, August 26, 2019
Patrick Nguyen, MD
Associate Professor, Division of General Surgery
Topic – Successes and Challenges in the Surgery Clerkship Learning Environment
Dr. Nguyen has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests

Monday, August 19, 2019
Scott J. Farber, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery/Department of Surgery
Topic – Facial Trauma and Reconstruction
Dr. Farber has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 12, 2019
David Hockridge, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Cholecystostomy Tubes: Management Guidelines After Placement
Dr. Hockridge has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, August 5, 2019
Ronald M. Stewart, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
Dr. Witten B. Russ Chair in Surgery
Topic – Lessons Learned From the Firearm Injury Prevention Program of the ACS COT
Dr. Stewart has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, July 29, 2019
Alicia J. Logue, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Topic – Colon Cancer-An Update For Everyone On a Disease Where Not One Size Fits All
Dr. Logue has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, July 22, 2019Dr. Amita Shah
Amita Shah, MD
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Topic – Challenging Scenarios in Colorectal Surgery-Dedicated to the Community Surgeon
Dr. Shah has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 20, 2019
Maryam Elmi, MD
Assistant Professor, Breast Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgery/Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery
Topic – Breast Cancer Genetics and Risk Reduction Surgery
Dr. Elmi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 13, 2019
Lalithapriya Jayakumar, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Venous Thrombosis: Not Another Talk About DVT
Dr. Jayakumar has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, May 6, 2019
Stephen J. Fenton, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery
University of Utah School of Medicine
Director, Utah Fetal Center-Primary Children’s Hospital
Topic – Interventional Radiology in Pediatric Trauma: Shiny Gadget or Indispensable Tool?
Dr. Fenton has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 29, 2019
Katya Jordan, M.D.
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Non-Technical Skill for Surgeons
Dr. Jordan has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 22, 2019
Amber Pedracini, M.D.
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Challenges in Today’s World of General Surgery Training
Dr. Pedracini has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 15, 2019
Ismail Jatoi, MD
Professor, Department of Surgery/Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery
Topic – Management of Women with a Genetic Predisposition for Breast Cancer
Dr. Jatoi has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, April 1, 2019
Jason Kempenich, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Assistant Professor, General and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Topic – Laparoscopic Fenestrated Cholecystectomy – The Ultimate Common Bile Duct Protection Policy
Dr. Lewis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 25, 2019
Aaron Lewis, M.D.
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Management of Emergencies in The Bariatric Patient
Dr. Lewis has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 18, 2019
Alicia J. Logue, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Topic – Challenging Scenarios in Colorectal Surgery-Dedicated to the Community Surgeon
Dr. Logue has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 11, 2019
Leigh A. Neumayer, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Arizona College of
Medicine-Tucson
Topic – Mentoring for the Next Generation
Dr. Neymayer has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, March 4, 2019
Lucas Ferrer, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Topic – Aortic Graft Infections
Dr. Febres has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 25, 2019
Juan Febres, M.D.
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Management of Benign Anorectal Disease
Dr. Febres has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 11, 2019
Shari Lawson, M.D.
General Surgery Chief Resident
Topic – Nutrition in the Surgical Patient
Dr. Lawson has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, February 4, 2019
Wayne Meredith, M.D.
Richard T. Myers Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Chief of Clinical Chairs and Chief of Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Health
Department of Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Health
Topic – Lessons on the Way to the Operating Room
Dr. Meredith no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 28, 2019
Paula K. Shireman, M.D.
Professor, Dielmann Chair in Surgery
Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
The University of Texas Health Science Center
Topic – Analytics to Improve Surgical Care and Outcomes
Dr. Shireman has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Monday, January 14, 2019
Donald H. Jenkins, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Associate Deputy Director, Military Health Institute
Department of Surgery
Topic – Trauma Resuscitation Using Whole Blood: State of the Art in 2019
Dr. Jenkins has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.