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Current Board of Regents

Andrew L. Warshaw

Andrew L. Warshaw

President
General surgery
Surgeon-in-chief emeritus, Massachusetts General Hospital
The W. Gerald Austen Distinguished Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Jay L. Grosfeld

Jay L. Grosfeld

First Vice-President
Pediatric surgery
Lafayette F. Page Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Surgery, and
Past-chairman, department of surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Kenneth L. Mattox

Kenneth L. Mattox

Second Vice-President
General surgery
Distinguished Service Professor, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
Chief of staff and chief of surgery, Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, TX

Edward E. Cornwell III

Edward E. Cornwell III

Secretary
General surgery
The LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr. Professor and Chairman of Surgery
Howard University College of Medicine
Surgeon-in-Chief, Howard University Hospital
Washington, DC

William G. Cioffi, Jr.

William G. Cioffi, Jr.

Treasurer
General surgery
J. Murray Beardsley Professor and chairman, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Surgeon-in-chief, Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital
Providence, RI

Dr. Richardson

J. David Richardson

President-Elect
General, thoracic, and trauma surgery
Professor of surgery and vice-chairman, department of surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

Dr. Maier

Ronald V. Maier

First Vice-President-Elect
Jane and Donald D. Trunkey Endowed Chair in Trauma Surgery, and professor and vice-chairman of surgery
University of Washington (UW) Medicine
Seattle, WA


Dr. Pories

Walter J. Pories

Second Vice-President-Elect
Founding chair, department of surgery; professor of surgery, biochemistry and kinesiology; and director, bariatric surgery research group
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC


Dr. Weissler

Mark C. Weissler

Chair
Otolaryngology
Joseph P. Riddle Distinguished Professor
Chief, Division of Head & Neck Oncology
University of North Carolina, 
Chapel Hill

Valerie W. Rusch

Valerie W. Rusch

Vice-Chair
Thoracic surgery
Vice-chair, clinical research, department of surgery; Miner Family Chair in Intrathoracic Cancers; attending surgeon, thoracic service, department of surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; and professor of surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

John L.D. Atkinson

John L.D. Atkinson

Neurological surgery
Professor of neurosurgery, department of neurological surgery, Mayo Clinic 
Rochester, MN

Margaret M. Dunn

Margaret M. Dunn

General surgery
Professor of surgery and executive associate dean, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Chief executive officer, Wright State Physicians
Dayton, OH


James K. Elsey

James K. Elsey

General and vascular surgery
Private practice
Visiting professor of surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA


Henri R. Ford

Henri R. Ford

Pediatric surgery
Vice-president and surgeon-in-chief, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
Vice-chairman and vice-dean for medical education, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Julie A. Freischlag

Julie A. Freischlag

Vascular surgery
Vice Chancellor, Human Health Sciences
Dean, School of Medicine
University of California, Davis 
Sacramento, CA


Gerald M. Fried

Gerald M. Fried

General surgery
Adair Family Professor and chairman, department of surgery and surgeon-in-chief
McGill University Health Centre Hospitals
Montreal, QC, Canada

James Gigantelli

James W. Gigantelli

Ophthalmology
Professor of ophthalmology and assistant dean of government relations at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha
Omaha, NE

B.J. Hancock

B.J. Hancock

Pediatric surgery
Associate professor, departments of surgery and pediatrics and child health, University of Manitoba
Pediatric surgeon and pediatric interventionist, Children's Hospital of Winnipeg
Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Enrique Hernandez

Enrique Hernandez

Gynecology (oncology)
The Abraham Roth Professor and Chair of the department of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive science; director of the division of gynecologic oncology; and professor of pathology
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Lenworth M Jacobs, Jr

Lenworth M. Jacobs, Jr.

General surgery
Professor of surgery and chairman, department of traumatology and emergency medicine, University of Connecticut
Director, Trauma Institute at Hartford Hospital
Hartford, CT

L. Scott Levin

L. Scott Levin

Orthopaedic surgery
Paul B. Magnuson Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, chair of the department of orthopaedics, and professor of surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Plastic and reconstructive surgeon, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Mark A. Malangoni

Mark A. Malangoni

General surgery
Associate executive director
American Board of Surgery
Philadelphia, PA



Raymond F. Morgan

Raymond F. Morgan

Plastic surgery
Milton T. Edgerton Professor and chair, department of plastic surgery
University of Virginia Health Sciences Center
Charlottesville, VA


Leigh A. Neumayer

Leigh A. Neumayer

General surgery
Professor and Chair
The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery
Margaret and Fenton Maynard
Endowed Chair in Breast Cancer Research
College of Medicine
Tucson, AZ

Marshall Z. Schwartz

Marshall Z. Schwartz

Pediatric surgery
Professor of surgery and pediatrics, Drexel University College of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine
Surgeon-in-chief, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children 
Philadelphia, PA

Howard M. Snyder III

Howard M. Snyder III

Urology
Associate director of pediatric urology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of urology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Beth H. Sutton

Beth H. Sutton

General surgery
Private practice, Wichita Falls, TX
Clinical professor of surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX


Steven D. Wexner

Steven D. Wexner

Colorectal surgery
Chair, department of colorectal surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston
Clinical professor of surgery and affiliate dean for clinical education, Florida International University, University Park
Affiliate professor and associate dean for academic affairs, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

Michael J. Zinner

Michael J. Zinner

General surgery
Moseley Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Clinical director, Dana-Farber/BWH Cancer Center
Surgeon-in-chief, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

 

 

 

 

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