American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Board of Governors Leadership

Executive Committee of the Board of Governors

Fabrizio Michelassi

Fabrizio Michelassi, MD, FACS

Chair
General surgery
Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor, Chairman
Weill Cornell Medical College Department of Surgery
Surgeon-in-chief
New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
New York, NY


Karen Brasel, MD, FACS

Karen J. Brasel, MD, MPH, FACS

Vice-Chair
General Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Program Director in General Surgery
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR


James C. Denneny III, MD, FACS

James C. Denneny III, MD, FACS

Secretary
Otolaryngology
Executive Vice President/CEO
American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery and its Foundation
Alexandria, VA


Kevin Behrns, MD, FACS

Kevin Behrns, MD, FACS

Member Services Pillar Lead
General surgery
University of Florida Department of Surgery
Gainesville, FL


Diana Farmer, MD, FACS

Diana Farmer, MD, FACS

Quality, Research, and Optimal Patient Care Pillar Lead
Pediatric surgery
UC Davis Health System, Department of Surgery
Sacramento, CA

Steven Stain, MD, FACS

Steven Stain, MD, FACS

Advocacy and Health Policy Lead
General surgery
Albany Medical Center Department of Surgery
Albany, NY


Joseph J. Tepas III, MD, FACS

Joseph J. Tepas III, MD, FACS

Communications Pillar Lead
Pediatric surgery
Professor of surgery and pediatrics
Associate Dean for Clinical Informatics and CMIO
University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL