Dr. Harry C. Sax Elected President of Rochester Surgical Society

August 13, 1996

Harry C. Sax, M.D., associate professor of surgery at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and a general surgeon at Strong Memorial Hospital, has been elected president of the Rochester Surgical Society. He'll serve a two-year term leading the 65-member Society's educational, political, and fraternal endeavors.

The Society's members include virtually all of the Rochester area's general surgeons and many vascular surgeons.

A graduate of Johns Hopkins Medical School, Dr. Sax joined the University of Rochester surgical faculty in 1989 after serving a residency in general surgery and a fellowship in nutritional support at the University of Cincinnati. He is a member of the issues committee of the Association for Academic Surgery and serves on the board of the Rochester Individual Practice Association.

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