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

Research and Development Committee

Co-Chairs

Mark Aeder, MD, FACS
Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS

Vice-Chair 

Sharon Muret-Wagstaff, PhD, MPA

Members

Brittany L. Anderson-Montoya, PhD
Timothy C. Brand, MD, FACS
Lars Enochsson, MD, PhD
Teodor P. Grantcharov, MD, PhD, FACS
R. Eric Heidel, PhD
James N. Lau, MD, MHPE, FACS    
Gyusung Isaiah Lee, PhD
Matthew Lineberry, PhD
Sharon Muret-Wagstaff, PhD, MPA
Philip H. Pucher, MD, BSc, MRCS
Richard M. Satava, Jr., MD, FACS
Ganesh Sankaranarayanan PhD
Malachi G. Sheahan III, MD
Mika N. Sinanan, MD, PhD, FACS
Boris A. Zevin, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Kathryn M. Ziegler, MD, FACS

Staff

Gyusung Isaiah Lee, PhD
Sallie Schiller

Vision

The Research and Development Committee aims to establish the American College of Surgeons Consortium of Accredited Education Institutes as the leader in simulation-based research that promotes improvements in surgeon performance and patient outcomes.

Mission

To inspire and nurture research and innovation in health care simulation.