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

2014 Annual Meeting

Sunday October 26
11:30 am–4:00 pm

Hilton San Francisco
Continental Ballroom 5 & 6
Ballroom Level
San Francisco, CA

2014 Annual Meeting Photos

Agenda

11:30 am–12:30 pm
Business Meeting and Buffet Lunch

Recruitment and Retention

Program Moderators: Steven Stain, MD, FACS, SSC President and Jamie Meyer, AASA President

12:30–1:00 pm
Recruitments that Require Trans-Institutional Resources
David J. Cole, MD, FACS, President, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 
Jamie Meyer, Vice Chair of Finance & Administration, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Charleston, SC

1:00–1:30 pm
Prioritizing Recruitment as a New Chair
Diana Lee Farmer, MD, FACS, FRCS, Pearl Stamps Stewart Professor and Chair, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
Benson Won, Chief Administrative Officer, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

1:30–2:00 pm
Effective Recruitment in a Challenging Environment
Paul C. Kuo, MD, MS, MBS, FACS, John P. Igini Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
Tim Ohern, Director of Physician Compensation,
Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

2:00–2:30
Break

2:30–3:00 pm
Remodeling a Department
Kevin E. Behrns, MD, FACS, Edward R. Woodward Professor and Chairman, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL
Lonn McDowell, Vice Chairman and Director of Administration, Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL

3:00–3:30 pm
Retention and Recruiting
Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD, FACS, Dallas B. Phemister Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 
K. Craig Kent, MD, FACS, A. R. Curreri Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

3:30–4:00 pm
How to Recruit the Researcher
Elliot L. Chaikof, MD, PhD, FACS, Johnson & Johnson Professor of Surgery, Chairman Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Department of Surgery, Surgeon-in-Chief, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Ronald P. Jones, CMPE, CPA, Chief Administrative Officer, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA