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SSC 2017 Annual Meeting

The Society of Surgical Chairs Annual Meeting took place Sunday, October 22, 2017, in San Diego, CA. We have compiled the presentations for you to download at your convenience.

Life and Options After Being a Department of Surgery Chair

Sean J. Mulvihill, MD, FACS—Moderator
Associate Vice-President, University of Utah, and Anderson Presidential Endowed Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

When You Want to Make Different Decisions and Impact—Why to be a Leader Other Than as a Chair of Surgery
Julie A. Freischlag, MD, FACS, FRCSEd (Hon)
Chief Executive Officer, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Wanting to BE in Administration Differs Greatly from Wanting to Actually DO Administration
Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS
Lewis Katz Dean at the School of Medicine, Senior Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Temple University, President and CEO, Temple University Health System, Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Why, the How and the What of My Post-Chair Job Choice
Carlos A. Pellegrini, MD, FACS, Chief Medical Officer, UW Medicine and Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Raising the Next Generation of Surgical Leaders

In partnership with the Association of Academic Surgical Administrators (AASA)

Creating a Departmental Leadership Training Plan
Herbert Chen, MD, FACS, Professor and chairman, Department of Surgery
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama

Leadership Coaching as a Developmental Tool: Who Needs a Coach and When?
Taylor Sohn Riall, MD, FACS, Professor and Acting Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona

Over The Rainbow or There’s No Place Like Home
Mary Marshall, Department Administrator, Department of Surgery
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin

Promoting Growth Among Management Staff
Stephanie Farmer, Director of Finance & Administration, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, Colorado