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Advisory Committee on SESAP

Goals

  • Provide the overall direction to the Surgical Education and Self-Assessment Program (SESAP®).
  • Assume responsibility for both the design and content of SESAP.
  • Ensure relevance of the content of SESAP and effectively address the educational needs of surgeons in a variety of competency domains.
  • Support the efforts of surgeons to remain current with the breadth of knowledge and cognitive skills needed to practice skillfully and prepare for the Recertification or Maintenance of Certification Examination.
  • Explore opportunities to introduce innovative educational methods and technologies into SESAP.
  • Link the activities of SESAP with those of the Subcommittee on Continuing Education.
  • Evaluate the educational outcomes of SESAP.

Advisory Committee on SESAP

Advisory Committee on SESAP The mission of the Advisory Committee is to produce and administer the Surgical Education and Self-Assessment Program (SESAP®) and to aid surgeons in attaining and maintaining the high level of knowledge and understanding necessary to provide optimal patient care.

Members
John A. Weigelt, MD FACS
Chair

David C. Borgstrom, MD MBA FACS
Member

Judy Caroline Boughey, MBBCh FACS
Member

Karen Jean Brasel, MD FACS
Member

David Andrew Bull, MD FACS
Member

Dan Eisenberg, MD FACS
Member

Jason Bates Fleming, MD FACS
Member

Charles M. Friel, MD FACS
Member

Lorrie A. Langdale, MD FACS
Member

Sean Joseph Langenfeld, MD FACS
Member

David Joseph Milia, MD FACS
Member

Lena M. Napolitano, MD FACS
Member

John T. Paige, MD FACS
Member

Walter Emerson Pofahl II, MD FACS
Member

John Tyson Vetto, MD FACS
Member

Tracy S. Wang, MD FACS
Member

Travis Paul Webb, MD FACS
Member

Catherine M. Wittgen, MD FACS
Member

Patrice Gabler Blair MPH
Liaison

Chrysa Cullather
Liaison

Julia Dudek MPH
Liaison

Ajit Kumar Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FSACME, MAMSE
Liaison

 

ACS Staff

Ajit K. Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FSACME
Patrice Gabler Blair, MPH
Julia Dudek, MPH
Chrysa Cullather

The Advisory Committee on SESAP welcomes your comments. Please write to the Committee's staff liaison, Julia Dudek, at jdudek@facs.org.

Interested in joining a committee? E-mail ms@facs.org