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

Session Code: PS103
Title: Humanitarian Surgical Outreach at Home and Abroad: Reports of the 2017 Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award Recipients
Date and Time of Session: Monday, October 23: 9:45 am - 11:15 am
Location: San Diego Convention Center - Room: 1AB
Description: Humanitarian Surgical Outreach at Home and Abroad: Reports of the 2017 Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award Winners This plenary session showcases the 2017 Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award winners who will share insights into their motivation, accomplishments, and lessons learned related to humanitarian surgical outreach. The honorees' stories will be complemented by presentations from other innovators and leaders in surgical outreach to create a robust portrayal of this complex work. Together, they will form the basis for a lively question and answer segment at the conclusion of the session.
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: Yes
Audio Package Available: Yes
Track:
Surgical Humanitarian Outreach (HUM)
Sponsored By:
Committee on Global Engagement through Operation Giving Back, Board of Governors Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
Program Participants:
Moderator
Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS
Co-Moderator
David A. Spain, MD, FACS
Speaker Welcoming Remarks
Girma Tefera, MD FACS
Presenter Overview of Awards
Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS
Presenter Resident Awardee Presentation
Yihan Lin, MD
Presenter Introduction of Military Awardee
Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS
Presenter Military Awardee Presentation
Zsolt Thomas Stockinger, MD FACS
Presenter Introduction of International Awardee
David A. Spain, MD, FACS
Presenter International Awardee Presentation
Sherry M. Wren, MD, FACS
Presenter Introduction of Humanitarian Awardee - I
Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS
Presenter Humanitarian Awardee Presentation I
Robert Elvaro Cropsey, MD FACS FWACS
Presenter Introduction of Humanitarian Awardee - II
David A. Spain, MD, FACS
Presenter Humanitarian Awardee Presentation II
Francis Robicsek, MD FACS
Panelist Questions and Answers
Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS