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Society of Surgical Chairs

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SSC Membership DirectoryThe Society of Surgical Chairs (SSC) is an international organization comprised of chairs of departments of surgery and surgical specialty departments of medical schools, academic medical centers, and teaching hospitals of the United States and Canada. The purpose of the SSC is to advance the academic surgery missions of administration, research, teaching, and patient care. The SSC is a managed program of the American College of Surgeons.

2018 Annual Meeting

Save the date! The 2018 SSC Annual Meeting will take place Sunday, October 21 at the Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, MA, 11:00 am–4:00 pm.

Women's Committee

Save the date! The SSC Women's Committee annual breakfast meeting will take place on Sunday, October 21 at the Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, MA, 7:00–8:30 am.

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Mentorship Program

The 2017 SSC Mentorship Meeting took place on Sunday October 22 in San Diego, CA.

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Photos from the 2017 Annual Meeting

(L to R): Anne C. Mosenthal, MD, FACS; Todd K. Rosengart, MD, FACS; Diana L. Farmer, MD, FACS; Kelly M. McMasters, MD, FACS; Robert S. G. Higgins, MD, FACS

2017 and 2018 SSC Officers

(L to R): Anne C. Mosenthal, MD, FACS; Todd K. Rosengart, MD, FACS; Diana L. Farmer, MD, FACS; Kelly M. McMasters, MD, FACS; Robert S. G. Higgins, MD, FACS
SSC Members
SSC Members
Kelly M. McMasters, MD, FACS, 2018 SSC President
Kelly M. McMasters, MD, FACS, 2018 SSC President
(L to R): Rifat Latifi, MD FACS FICS; Nabil A. Atweh, MD FACS; Michael Gerard Caty, MD MMM FACS; Robert Craig Batson, MD FACS
(L to R): Rifat Latifi, MD FACS FICS; Nabil A. Atweh, MD FACS; Michael Gerard Caty, MD MMM FACS; Robert Craig Batson, MD FACS
(L to R) Drs. Patricia L. Turner, J. David Richardson, Anne C. Mosenthal
(L to R): Drs. Patricia L. Turner, J. David Richardson, Anne C. Mosenthal
E. Christopher Ellison, MD, FACS, SSC Past-President 2012
E. Christopher Ellison, MD, FACS, SSC Past-President 2012
Julie A. Freischlag, MD, FACS, SSC Past-President 2010
Julie A. Freischlag, MD, FACS, SSC Past-President 2010