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

Board of Governors Leadership

Current Officers

Diana Farmer, MD, FACS

Diana L. Farmer, MD, FACS, FRCS

Chair
Pediatric surgery
UC Davis Health System
Sacramento, CA

Steven Stain, MD, FACS

Steven C. Stain, MD, FACS

Vice-Chair
Quality Pillar Lead

General surgery
Albany Medical Center
Albany, NY

Daniel L. Dent, MD, FACS

Daniel L. Dent, MD, FACS

Secretary
General surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, TX

Terry L. Buchmiller, MD, FACS

Terry L. Buchmiller, MD, FACS

Member Services Pillar Lead
Pediatric surgery
Boston Children's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Therese M. Duane, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FCCM

Therese M. Duane, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FCCM

Quality, Research, and Optimal Patient Care Pillar Lead
General surgery
University of North Texas
John Peter Smith Health Network
Fort Worth, TX

Nicole S. Gibran, MD, FACS

Nicole S. Gibran, MD, FACS

Advocacy and Healthy Policy Pillar Lead
General surgery
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, WA

David A. Spain, MD, FACS

David A. Spain, MD, FACS

Education Pillar Lead
General surgery
Stanford Health Care
Stanford, CA

David J. Welsh, MD, FACS

David J. Welsh, MD, FACS

Communications Pillar Lead
General surgery
Private practice
Batesville, IN