WebRounds Archive

Spring 2006

 

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 5, 2006 "Surgical Education: Academy, Apprenticeship, or Servitude?" Karl Illig, MD
Professor of Surgery, URMC
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May 11, 2006 "Breast Disease" Ann Olzinski, MD 
Professor of Surgery, URMC
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Fall 2006

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 7, 2006 "Esophageal Motility Disorders; Diagnosis & Management" Jeffrey Peters, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery, URMC
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September 14, 2006 "Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: from Heartburn to Lung Fibrosis" Visiting Professor:
Marco Patti, MD
Professor of Surgery, UCSF
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October 5, 2006 "Surgical Skills Education" Lelan Sillin, MD
Professor of Surgery, URMC
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October 19, 2006

"Endovascular Repair of Aortic Aneurysms: Where Do We Go from Here?"

Visiting Professor:
Fred Weaver, MD Professor of Surgery, USC
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November 2, 2006 "Is Type II Diabetes a Surgical Disease?" Visiting Professor:
Walter Pories, MD
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November 11, 2006 "Surgical Leadership: Lessons Learned" Schwartz Lecture:
Layton (Bing) Rikkers, MD
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November 16, 2006 "Heart Failure: The New Frontier" George Hicks, MD,
Professor of Surgery and Chief, URMC
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November 30, 2006 "Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery" Visiting Professor:
George Berci, MD
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December 7, 2006 "PET CT Application for Cancer" John Strang, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology, URMC
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December 14, 2006 "Alcohol and Cardiovascular Disease: Current and Future Research " John Cullen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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Spring 2007

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 4, 2007 "Palliative Care and the Surgical Patient: Challenges and Opportunities" Timothy Quill, MD
Professor of Medicine and of Ethics and Humanities, URMC
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January 11, 2007 "Assessing Outcome Following Surgery for Rectal Cancer" Visiting Professor:
Robin McLeod, MD
Professor of Surgery and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
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January 18, 2007 "Complications in Bariatric Surgery" William O'Malley, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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February 1, 2007 "Breast Cancer: Do Specialists Make a Difference?" Kristin Skinner, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC
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February 8, 2007 "A Process for Developing Operating Room Teamwork: Standard Operating Procedures " Art Hengerer, MD
Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, URMC
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February 15, 2007 "The Management of Vascular Trauma in a Combat Support Hospital" Visiting Professor:
Charles Fox, MD and David Guilespie, MD
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, USUHS
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March 1, 2007 "Pancreatic Surgery Update" Luke Schoeniger, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC
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March 8, 2007 "Piggly Wiggly, Toyota and the Strong OR"

George Drugas, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC

John Girotto, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC

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March 15, 2007 "Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms - How Things have Changed over 50 Years" Visiting Professor:
Julie Freischlag, MD
Professor of Surgery, John Hopkins University
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April 5, 2007 "GI Surgery: Past, Present, and Future?" Visiting Professor:
Nathaniel Soper, MD
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April 12, 2007 "Role of Heat Shock Protein 27 in Breast Cancer" Asit De, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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April 19, 2007 "Blunt Small Bowl Injury: Nemesis or No Big Deal " Samir Fakhry, MD
Professor of Surgery, Virginia Comminwealth University -
Inova Campus
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May 5, 2007 "Measuring and Improving Performance or Bowling without Pins?" DeWeese Lecture -
Education Visiting Professor:

Gary Dunnington, MD
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May 10, 2007 "Volumes, Outcomes and Specialty Training" Visiting Professor:
John Daley, M
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May 17, 2007 "Is claudication a surgical disease?" Michael Singh, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URM
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May 24, 2007 "Current Perspectives: Observations vs RCT Assessment of Risk" Visiting Professor:
Peter Smith, MD
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June 7, 2007 Chief Resident Presentation Chief Residents: Burns/Domajnko View Presentation
June 14, 2007 Chief Resident Presentation Chief Residents: Hochberg/Johnson View Presentation

Fall 2007

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 6, 2007 "Treatment Options for Barrett's Esophagus with High Grade Dysplasia: Too Much or Too Little" Thomas Watson, MD
Division of Thoracic/Foregut Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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September 13, 2007 "Transfusion Therapy in Trauma: Emerging Approaches" Paul Banky, MD
Division of Trauma/ Emergency Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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September 20, 2007 "Has Technology Made the Medical Center Departmental Structure Obsolete?" Visiting Professor:
Richard Green, MD |
Chairman of Surgery, Co-director,
Division of Peripheral and Vascular Intervention,
Lenox Hill Hospital, NY
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October 4, 2007 "Surgical Management of Intestinal Failure" Visiting Professor:
Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery,
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
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October 18, 2007 "Natural Orifice Surgery: Fad or Future?" Thadius Trus, MD
Minimally Invasive Surgery Program,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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October 27, 2007 "Safely Expanding the Donor Pool" Visiting Professor:
John Fung, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of General Surgery, Director, Transplant Center,
Cleveland Clinic Foundation,
Cleveland, Ohio
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November 1, 2007 "Update on Nutrition Support in the Surgical Oncology Patient" Rabih Salloum, MD
Division of Colorectal Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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November 8, 2007 "An Odyssey in Trauma: 1978-2007" Visiting Professor:
David Feliciano, MD
Professor and Chief of Surgery and Chief of Vascular,
Emory University
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November 15, 2007 "Several Aspects of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Activation in Physiology and Pathology of the GI Tract" Nelly Avissar, PhD
Division of Basic Science Research,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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November 29, 2007 "Fifty-Year Experience with Gastinoma: Lessons Learned " Visiting Professor:
Christopher Ellison, MD
The Robert M. Zollinger Professor of Surgery;
Chairman, Department of Surgery;
Associate Vice President for Heatlh Sciences and Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs, College of Medicine, Ohio State University
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December 6, 2007 "Coronary Drug Eluting Stents and Non-Cardiac Surgery - What to Know" Frederick Ling, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine; Director,
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, URMC
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December 13, 2007 "Healthcare Report Cards: Foe or Friend?" Peter Knight, MD
Division of Cardiac Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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Spring 2008

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 3, 2008 "Current Advances in the Treatment of Venous Disease: When Business and Medicine Collide" Jeffrey Rhodes, MD
Division Vascular Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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January 10, 2008 "Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma: Classification, Current and Emerging Therapies " Richard Fisher, MD
Vice President for Clinical Services, Director,
James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, URMC
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January 17, 2008 "Disparities in the Treatment and Survival of Colorectal Cancer Patients" Visiting Professor:
Steven Stain, MD
Chairman of Surgery,
Albany Medical College,
Albany, NY
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January 24, 2008 "The Management of Esophageal Cancer: Room for Optimism" Jeffrey Peters, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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February 7, 2008 “Bedside Rationing in the ICU: Ethical Principles & Practice” David Kaufman, MD 
Division of Thoracic/Foregut Surgery,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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February 14, 2008 "The Impact of Laparoscopy on Colorectal Surgery in Infants and Children " Visiting Professor:
Keith Georgeson, MD
Director of the Division of Pediatric Surgery,
Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics,
University of Alabama
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February 21, 2008 "Hospital Based Violence Intervention: The Daily War on Terror" Mark Gestring, MD
Acute Care Division,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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March 6, 2008 “Abdominal Wall Reconstruction:  New Concepts and Technologies” Howard Langstein, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, URMC
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March 13, 2008 “The Life and Deeds of Charles Granville Rob, Third Chief of Surgery
at URMC”
Visiting Professor:
Allyn May, MD
(Retired) Professor of Surgery
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March 20, 2008 “Current Controversies in Carotid Artery Stenting” Joseph Hart, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC

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April 3, 2008 "Life Threatening Infection in the ICU --- Current Bugs and Nuances in Treatment" Edward Piotrowski, MD
Instructor of Surgery, URMC

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April 10, 2008 "Electronic Medical Records - Clinical and Research Implications" David Krusch, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC
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April 17, 2008 "A Radically Different Approach to Resuscitation" Visiting Professor:
George Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd
Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery & Surgical Critical Care Harvard Medical School - Massachusetts General Hospital
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May 3, 2008 "Acute Care Surgery in the 21st Century: It Has Been the Best of Times and the Worst of Times" Third Annual James A. DeWeese, MD Lecture
L.D. Britt, MD, MPH
Brickhouse Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School
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May 15, 2008 "A Surgeon's Progress: Fifty-Three Years on Three Continents" Visiting Professor:
Cedric Bremner, MD
Emeritus Professor of Surgery, University of Witwaters and South Africa, Emeritus Professor of Surgery, University of Southern California
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May 22, 2008 "Suspension of Disbelief: Simulator Training in Cardiothoracic Surgery" Visiting Professor:
Richard Feins, MD
Professor and Chair, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Fall 2008

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 4, 2008 "Transplantation Surgery: Incompatible Pairs?" Visiting Professor:
Robert Montgomery, MD, D. Phil.
Associate Professor of Surgery, Director of the Incompatible Kidney Transplant Program, Chief of the Division of Transplantation, and Director of the Comprehensive Transplant Center, at the Johns Hopkins University and Hospital

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September 11, 2008 "Surgery Therapy for Myasthenia Gravis " Dan Raymond, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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September 18, 2008 "New Program Development: Artificial Heart Program Perspective" Todd Massey, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC
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Saturday, October 4, 2008 Seymour Schwartz
Annual Lecture:

“Current Management
of Bile Duct Injuries”
Visiting Professor:
Keith Lillemoe, MD, FACS

Jay L. Grosfeld Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery
Indiana University Director, IU General Surgery Residency Program

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October 9, 2008 "Working in the Vineyards of Surgery: Reflections on 40 Years in the OR" Vincent Reale, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery, URMC
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October 23, 2008 "Issues in Bariatric Surgery" William O'Malley, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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November 6, 2008

“Complications in Burn Resuscitation:
Back to the Future”
Christopher Lentz, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics
Director, Strong Regional Burn Center, URMC
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November 13, 2008 “Feedback - the Good, the Bad, and What Works” Denham Ward, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology
Associate Dean for Faculty Development - Medical Education, URMC
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November 20, 2008 “Molecular Staging of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma” Tony Godfrey, PhD
Associate Professor of Research, URMC
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December 4, 2008 “Surgical Training and
Certifi cation in the 21st Century"
Visiting Professor:
John J. Ricotta, MD
Chair of Surgery
Washington Hospital Center
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December 11, 2008 "Exporting Your OR:
Mission Surgery in Today’s World"
John Girotto, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Plastic Surgery Division, URMC
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Spring 2009

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 8, 2009 "Non-operative Management of Blunt Abdominal Trauma: Is it Safe?" Visiting Professor:
Andrew B. Peitzman, MD
Mark M. Ravitch Professor and Vice Chairman
Chief, General Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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January 15, 2009 "Haydn's Nose and Other Musical Surgical Misadventures"

Robert Bakos, MD
Associate Professor Department of Neurosurgery, URMC

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January 22, 2009 "Truth and Truthiness in Surgery Case" Visiting Professor:
Jeffrey Matthews, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery
University of Chicago Medical Center
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February 5, 2009 "Athletic Pubalgia: Is There a Role for Surgery" James L. Peacock, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, URMC
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February 12, 2009 "Understanding and Reducing Variation in Surgical Mortality" Visiting Professor:
John Birkmeyer, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Michigan
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February 19, 2009 "Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery and the Team Approach" John Monson, MD
Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Colorectal Surgery, URMC
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March 5, 2009 "Diagnosis and Treatment of Fecal Incontinence" Jenny Speranza, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery,
Colorectal Surger Division,
Department of Surgery, URMC
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March 12, 2009 Second Annual Charles Rob, MD Lecture
"Charles G. Rob and Military Vascular Surgery"
Visiting Professor:
Norman Rich, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery,
Director, Vietman Vascular Registy, Uniformed Services University
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April 2, 2009 “Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss: Body Mass and Outcomes” Jeffrey Gusenoff, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic Surgery, URMC
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April 9, 2009 “Chasing Quality: A Professional Odyssey” Visiting Professor:
John Hunter, MD
Professor and Chairman of Surgery,
Oregan Health Sciences University
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April 16, 2009 ”Vascular Trauma” David Gillespie, MD
Professor of Surgery, URMC
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April 23, 2009 “Surgical Education: Past, Present and Future" Ayodele Sangosanya, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, URMC
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May 21, 2009 “The Little Engine That Could” George Hicks, MD
Professor and Chairman,
Division of Cardiac Surgery, URMC
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Saturday
May 30, 2009
Fourth Annual James DeWeese, MD Lecture
“120 Years After Halsted: Are We Ready to Ditch the Tried and True”
Visiting Professor:
Richard Reznick, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery,
University of Toronto
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Fall 2009

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 3, 2009 “Report on Report Cards” Laurent G. Glance, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesiology, URMC

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September 10, 2009 “Alcohol and Atherosclerosis: Too Much of a Good Thing” John Cullen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Basic Science Research Division, URMC
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September 17, 2009 "Offshore Oil Aquisition and the Burn Wound - The Tale of One Film" Visiting Professor:
John Griswold, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery,
Texas Tech University
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October 1, 2009 "MicroRNA: Surgery and the Single Strand" Virginia Litle, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery,
Thoracic & Foregut Division, URMC
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October 8, 2009 "Safe at Any Speed? Teens and Driving" Julius Cheng, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery,
Acute Care Division, URMC
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October 15, 2009 "Surgical Volunteerism" Visiting Professor:
William Gamble, MD
Professor Emeritus of Surgery
University of Minnesota
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October 17, 2009 "Surgical Education and the Needs of Our Society" Seymour Schwartz Annual Lecture:
Visiting Professor:

Carlos A. Pelligrini, MD
Professor and Chair of Surgery,
University of Washington
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October 22, 2009 “Immunoregulatory Role of Heat Shock
Protein 27 in Human Breast Cancer”
Asit De, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Surgery,
Basic Science Research Division, URMC
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November 12, 2009 “Type B Aortic Dissection:
It’s Time to Enter the 21st Century”
Karl Illig, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery, URMC
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November 19, 2009 “Histopathologic Understanding of
GERD & Barrett Metaplasia”
Visiting Professor:
Parakrama Chandrasoma, MD
Professor and Chief of Pathology 
Keck School of Medicine, USC
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December 3, 2009 "The Solution to the Saline Wars" David Kaufman, MD
Medical Director of SICU
Associate Professor of Surgery, Medicine, Urology,
Anesthesia and Medical Humanities
Department of Surgery, URMC
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December 10, 2009 "Towards Systems Biology Approach to Hepatocellular Carcinoma" Christopher Barry, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, URMC
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Spring 2010

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 21, 2010 “The Constant Evolution of
the Surgical Oncologist”
Visiting Professor:
William G. Cance, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief & Chair
Department of Surgical Oncology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
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February 4, 2010 “A History of Parenteral Nutrition in Rochester” Annual Paul Schloerb, MD Lecture
Marilyn Brown, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of GI/Nutrition, URMC
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February 11, 2010 “Pancreatic Cancer: A Formula for Success” Visiting Professor
L. William Traverso, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of Washington at Seattle & Virginia Mason Medical Center
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Fall 2010

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 11, 2010 “Health Care Reform - The Clinical Role” Annual Seymour Schwartz, MD Lecture
Professor the Lord Darzi of Denham KBE
Paul Hamlyn Professor and Chairman of Surgery
Imperial College
London, UK
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October 7, 2010 “The Importance of the Gut: A New Paradigm” Annual Paul Schloerb, MD Lecture:
John MacFie, MD

Professor of Surgery
University of Hull
Hull, UK
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November 18, 2010 "Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: Patch the Tire or Rebuild the Car " Visiting Professor:
Michael Rosen, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Case Western University
Cleveland, OH
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December 2, 2010 "How Can You Know Where You are Going if You Have No Idea Where You Have Been? " Visiting Professor:
Neal Wilkinson, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery Department of Surgical Oncology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
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Spring 2011

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 13, 2011 "Pneumatosis Intestinalis and Portal Venous Gas " Visiting Professor:
Peter Crookes, MD,
FRCS, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Southern Los Angeles, CA
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February 10, 2011 "Truth, Fraud, and Self Relusion in Medical Publication" Visiting Professor:
Robert Maddoff, MD
Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Colorectal Surgery
Associate Director for Clinical Research and Programs of the University of Masonic Cancer Center
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
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March 3, 2011 "Current Management on Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm" Annual Charles Rob, MD Lecture:
Hazim J. Safi, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery

University of Texas at Houston Medical Center
Houtson, TX
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April 14, 2011 “The Future of Surgery is Flexible” Visiting Professor:
Lee Swanstrom, MD
Director, Legacy Institute of Surgical Education and Innovation
Legacy Health System and Oregon Clinic
Portland, OR
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May 14, 2011 “Building the Infrastructure for Lifelong Surgical Education: New Opportunities” Annual James A DeWeese, MD Lecture:
Barbara Bass, MD
John F and Carolyn Bookout Distinguished Endowed Chair
Department of Surgery
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX
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June 2, 2011 "Carotid Endarterectomy Versus Carotid Stent / Angioplasty: Current Status of the Controversy" Visiting Professor:
Wesley Moore, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of California,
Los Angeles, CA
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Fall 2011

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 8, 2011 “Surgical Education: Can we find the balance?” John H. Calhoon, MD
Professor and Head
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
President’s Council Chair in Surgery
Rowena C. Gorman Distinguished Chair,
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonia
Vice Chair of American Board of Surgery
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September 24, 2011 "Surgical Volunteerism" Seventh Annual
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD
Visiting Professor Lecture

Bernard M. Jaffe, MD
Professor of Surgery Emeritus
Tulane University School of Medicine
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October 6, 2011 “Endoluminal Treatment of Reflux” W. Scott Melvin, MD
Cheif, Division of General & Gastrointestinal Surgery
Director, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Ohio State University
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November 17, 2011 "Provider Specific Outcomes in Trauma" Patrick Reilly, MD
Chief, Division of Traumatology,
Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Perelman School of Medicine

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Spring 2012

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
January 12, 2012 "LessThan Meets the Eye-Assessment of Surgical Risk" Mark Ferguson, MD
Professor, Department of Surgery and University of Chicago Cancer Research Center
Chief, Thoracic Surgery Service Director, Residency Program in Cardiothoracic Surgery

University of Chicago Medical Center
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February 9, 2012 "Laparoscopic Resecton of Rectal Cancer: Current Results" James Fleshman, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Washington University School of Medicine and
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Chief, Surgical Services at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital Washington Univeristy
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March 15, 2012 “History, Physics and Effects of Blast Injuries”

Stanley L. Minken, MD
Professor of Surgery
Uniformed Services University of Health Services
Chief Medical Officer
Chester River Medical Center University of Maryland

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April 5, 2012 "Humanized Mice: A Bridge to the Clinic"

Lenny Schultz, MD
Professor
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

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May 12, 2012 "The Power of One" Seventh Annual James DeWeese, MD
Visiting Professor Lecture

George L. Hicks, MD
Professor of Surgery and Chair
Division of Cardiac Surgery,
URMC
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Fall 2012

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links
September 20, 2012 "Laparoscopic Surgery for Inlammatory Bowel Disease"

Barry A. Salky, MD
Professor of Surgery Mount Sinai School of Medicine
The Robert and Evelyn Professor for Endoscopic Surgery
Chief, Division of Laparoscopic Surgery 
Mount Sinai Hospital

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October 27, 2012

"William Stewart Halstead:
Our Surgical Heritage"

Annual Seymour I. Schwartz Lecture
John L. Cameron, MD
Alfred Blalock Distinguished Service Professor of Surgery
Professor of Alimentary Tract Diseases
Former Surgeon-in-Chief and Chairman of the Dept. of Surgery
Johns Hopkins University &
School of Medicine

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November 8, 2012 “The New Face of Pancreatic Surgery and Treatments”

Charles J. Yeo, MD

Samuel D. Gross Professor of Surgery
Chair, Dept. of Surgery
Jefferson Medical College/ Thomas Jefferson University

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December 13, 2012 "Nutritional Support in Critically Ill Patients"

Steven M. Steinberg, MD
Professor of Surgery
Vice-Chairman for  Clinical Affairs
Director, Division of Critical Care, Trauma, and Burn

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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Spring 2013

Date Topic/Title Speaker Link
January 10, 2013 "Top Ten Strategies for Success in Academic Surgery"

Herbert Chen, MD
Layton F. Rikkers, MD Chair in Surgical Leadership
Division Chairman of General Surgery
Vice-Chairman of Research, Dept. of Surgery
Leader of the Endocrine Neuroendocrine Cancer Disease Center
Professor of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering
University of Wisconsin at Madison

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February 7, 2013

“Molecular Pathogenesis of Fatty Liver Regeneration”  

Schloerb Nutrition Lecture
Leonidas G. Koniaris, MD
Professor and
Chief of Surgery,
Vice Chair, Surgery
Methodist Hospital and
Thomas Jefferson University

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March 21, 2013

“Medicare Physician Payment Reform: Do RVUs Still Have Value, and Is the SGR Sustainable?” Charles Granville
Rob Lecture

Robert M. Zwolak, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery
Dartmouth Medical School
Director, Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory
The Hitchcock Clinic
Chief, Surgery Service
VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT
Governor, Patient Centered Outcomes 
Research Institute
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

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April 11, 2013 "Building the Learning Healthcare System"

David R. Flum, MD, MPH
Director of Surgical Outcomes Research Center, Associate Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Professor in Schools of Medicine, Public Healtand Pharmacy, University of Washinton in Seattle

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May 11, 2013 "Women Surgeons: Glass Ceiling or Sticky Floor" David Rattner, MD
Chief, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Minimalluy Invasive Surgery, Surgical Oncology
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Fall 2013

Date Topic/Title Speaker Link

October 26, 2013

"Evolution of Surgical Cancer Care"

Ninth Annual Seymour I. Schwartz, MD
Visiting Professor Lecture

Murray F. Brennan, MD
Benno C. Schmidt Chair of Clinical Oncology 
Vice President, International Programs

Director, The Bobst International Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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November 7, 2013 "Surgical Treatment of Acute and Chronic Pulmonary Embolism" Bartley P. Griffith, MD
Professor of Surgery 
Divison of Cardiac Surgery
University of Maryland School of Medicine
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Spring 2014

  

Date Topic/Title Speaker Links

January 23, 2014 

 

 

 

"Nonoperative Management of
Rectal Cancer: An Illusory or
Attainable Goal?"
Julio Garcia-Aguilar, MD, PhD
Chief of Colorectal Surgery 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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February 13, 2014 "The Art and Science of Esophagectomy"
Jeffrey H. Peters, MD
Seymour I. Schwartz
Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery, URMC
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April 17, 2014 "Coaching for Surgical
Performance Improvment"
Caprice Greenberg, MD
Associate Professor of
Surgery
WARF Professor of Surgical Research
Director, Wisconsin Surgical
Outcomes Research

University of Wisconsin
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Ninth Annual James A DeWeese, MD Visiting Professor  Lecture in Surgical Education

Saturday, May 17

"A Scientific Approach to Surgery"

Glyn G. Jamieson, MD, MS, FRCS, FRACS
Dorothy Mortlock Chiar in Surgery 1982-2012
Emeritu
s Professor of Surgery
University of Adelaide, Austraila

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Thursday, July 17 "A Journey Through Time" John RT Monson, MD 

Professor of Surgery and Chief, Colorectal Division
University of Rochester Medical Center

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