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

2017 Leadership Summit Presentations

Leading from Behind: It's Not About You…or Is It?

Patrick Hudson, MD, FACS, BCC, Coaching for Physicians, Albuquerque, NM

Leading by Example—Volunteerism in Your Own Backyard

Scott A. Leckman, MD, FACS, adjunct assistant professor of surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City

Sponsored by Operation Giving Back (OGB)

The State of ACS Chapters

S. Rob Todd, MD, FACS, professor of surgery and chief, acute care surgery, Baylor College of Medicine; chief, general surgery and trauma, Ben Taub Hospital, Houston, TX

Chapter Success Stories

    Engaging the Next Generation of Surgeons

    Kimberly A. Davis, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCM, President, Connecticut Chapter, Professor of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

    Texas ACS—Stronger Together

    Tien C. Ko, MD, FACS, President, South Texas Chapter, Jack H. Mayfield, MD Distinguished Professor in Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston; and Sharmila D. Dissanaike, MD, FACS, President, North Texas Chapter, Professor and the Peter C. Canizaro Chair, department of surgery, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock

    Georgia’s Commitment: “I Can Stop the Bleed”

    Dennis Ashley, MD, FACS, President-Elect, Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons, Milford B. Hatcher Professor and Chair of Surgery, Mercer University School of Medicine, Navicent Health, Macon, GA

Avoiding Burnout—Promoting Resilience: Strategies for the Surgeon

Krista L. Kaups, MD, MSc, FACS, professor of clinical surgery, department of surgery, University of California San Francisco, Fresno

Why Preparing Physicians for Leadership Positions in Medicine Is a Challenge

Bhagwan Satiani, MD, MBA, FACS, professor of clinical surgery, division of vascular diseases and surgery, medical director, Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory, director of the Faculty Leadership Institute at Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus

Sponsored by the Resident and Associate Society (RAS)

Achieving Success in Critical Situations: Non-Technical Skills for Surgeons

Steven Yule, PhD, assistant professor of surgery, Harvard Medical School; and director of education and research, STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation,
Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

ACS Update

David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS, Executive Director, American College of Surgeons