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Virtual 2021 Board of Governors' Awards Program

The Board of Governors Executive Committee of the American College of Surgeons invites you to watch the 2021 Board of Governors' Awards Program at 7:00 pm CDT on October 26.

The program features:

Welcome
Ronald J. Weigel, MD, PhD, FACS, Chair, Board of Governors

2021 ACS-Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award Presentation
Girma Tefera, MD, FACS, Medical Director, Operation Giving Back

2021 Academic Global Surgeon Award
Introduction: Christopher Dodgion, MD, FACS, Member, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism & Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Awardee: Chandrakanth Are, MBBS, FRCS, FACS

2021 Domestic Surgical Volunteerism Award
Introduction: Darrell Boone, MD, FACS, Member, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism & Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Awardee: Rochelle Dicker, MD, FACS

2021 International Volunteer Award
Introduction: Maie St. John, MD, PhD, FACS, Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism & Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Awardee: Seng-Feng Jeng, MD, FACS

2021 International Volunteer Award
Introduction: David C. Williams, MD, MSc, FACS, FRCSC, Chair, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism & Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Awardee: Brent A. Senior, MD, FACS

2021 Resident Surgical Volunteerism Award
Introduction: Manoj Monga, MD, FACS, Member, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism & Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Awardee: Rami Kantar, MD

Recognition of Chapter Achievements
Mark A. Dobbertien, DO, FACS, Member Services Pillar Lead, Board of Governors

Acknowledgement of Retiring Governors
L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS, Chair, Board of Regents
ACS Chapters and Specialty Societies Represented on the Board of Governors

Appreciation of the Board of Governors' Executive Committee
Nancy L. Gantt, MD, FACS, Vice-Chair and Diversity Pillar Lead, Board of Governors
Steven D. Wexner, MD, PhD(Hon), FACS, FRCSEng, FRCSEd, FRCSI(Hon), FRCS(Glasg)(Hon), Vice-Chair, Board of Regents
Andre R. Campbell, MD, FACS, Secretary, Board of Governors

Closing Remarks
Ronald J. Weigel, MD, PhD, FACS, Chair, Board of Governors

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