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

Congratulations to the 2017 ACS-AEI Consortium Faculty!

2017 Vice-Chair and 2018 Incoming Chair of the Program Committee, Dmitry Nepomnayshy, MD, FACS, reacting during Friday’s Special Panel Session.We would like to extend a thank you to our American College of Surgeons-Accredited Education Institutes (ACS-AEI) Consortium faculty for a very impressive 10th anniversary program this year! Your expertise and skills in these sessions endeavor to advance the simulation agenda in surgical training and education.

Kareem R. AbdelFattah, MD, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Dallas, TX

Robert D. Acton, MD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Rajesh Aggarwal, MD, MA, PhD, FACS, FRCS, FRCSC, Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, Montréal, ON

Dana K. Andersen, MD, FACS, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Tess Aulet, MD, Clinical Simulation Laboratory at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Ruth Braga, MSN, RN, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Jennifer Calzada, MA, MPH, Tulane Center for Advanced Medical Simulation and Team Training, New Orleans, LA

John R. Combes, MD, The Southport Group, formerly American Hospital Association, Chicago, IL

David A. Cook, MD, MHPE, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center, Rochester, MN

James M. Cooke, MD, University of Michigan Clinical Simulation Center, Ann Arbor, MI

Dmitry Nepomnayshy, MD, FACS, Lahey Center for Professional Development and Simulation, Burlington, MA

John M. Daly, MD, FACS, FRCSI(Hon), Institute for Clinical Simulation and Patient Safety, Philadelphia, PA

Kristoffel Dumon, MD, FACS, Penn Medical Simulation Center, Philadelphia, PA

Walter J. Eppich, MD, Med, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

David R. Farley, MD, FACS, Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center, Rochester, MN

Richard H. Feins, MD, FACS, University of North Carolina (UNC), Chapel Hill, NC

David L. Feldman, MD, MBA, CPE, FAAPL, FACS, Hospitals Insurance Company/FOJP Service Corporation, New York, NY

Gladys Fernandez, MD, Baystate Simulation Center & Goldberg Surgical Skills Laboratory, Springfield, MA

Evangelos Georgiou, MD, PhD, Medical Physics Lab-Simulation Center (MPLSC), University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Aimee K. Gardner, PhD, School of Allied Health Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, FACS, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Mitchell H. Goldman, MD, FACS, Knoxville Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN

Teodor Grantcharov, MD, PhD, FACS, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

David M. Hananel, BS, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Daniel Hashimoto, MD, MS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Yasmin Hassen, MB, BS, BSc(Hons), MRCS, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Brittany Hasty, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

R. Eric Heidel, PhD, UT Center for Advanced Medical Simulation, Knoxville, TN

Jeffrey D. Howells, MBA, MS, LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA

Marina Ibrahim, MD, McGill University, Montréal, ON

Kelsey Innes, MD, Centre of Excellence for Simulation, Education and Innovation (CESEI), Vancouver, BC

Thenkurussi ‘Kesh’ Kesavadas, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL

Nehal Khamis, MD, PhD, MHPE, KSU Clinical Skills and Simulation Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

James R. Korndorffer, Jr., MD, MHPE, FACS, Tulane Center for Advanced Medical Simulation, New Orleans, LA

Kevin J. Lachapelle, MD, FRCSC, FACS, McGill University, Montréal, QC

Farrah Leland, JD, WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH), University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Jeremy Lipman, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Niles N. Mayrand, Jr., BBA, CMP, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

Marcos G. Molina, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Nimesh D. Naik, MD, Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center, Rochester, MN

Dmitry Nepomnayshy, MD, FACS, Lahey Center for Professional Development and Simulation, Burlington, MA

Cate Nicholas, MS, PA, EdD, Clinical Simulation Laboratory, Fletcher Allen Health Care/University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Yasser A. Noureldin, MD, MSc, PhD, WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH), Seattle, WA

D. George Ormond, MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT

John T. Paige, MD, FACS, LSU Health, New Orleans School of Medicine Learning Center, New Orleans, LA

Emil Petrusa, PhD, MGH Learning Laboratory, Boston, MA

Beth Pettitt, MBA, Army Research Lab, Orlando, FL

Carla M. Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Niles N. Mayrand, Jr., BBA, CMP, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

E. Matthew Ritter, MD, FACS, Col, USAF, MC, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

Deborah M. Rooney, PhD, Clinical Simulation Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

Ajit K. Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, American College of Surgeons, Division of Education, Chicago, IL

Lisa Satterthwaite, RPN, ORT, University of Toronto Surgical Skills Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON

John M. Sawyer, BS, Medical University of South Carolina, Healthcare Simulation Center, Charleston, SC

Christopher M. Schlachta, BSc, MDCM, FRCSC, FACS, CSTAR, London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON

Stephen Small, MD, University of Chicago Simulation Center, Chicago, IL

Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS, Indiana University Department of Surgery, Indianapolis, IN

Sarah Sullivan, PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Robert M. Sweet, MD, FACS, WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH), University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Zachary A. Taylor, DO, LT, MC, USN, Uniformed Services University, Walter Reed Department of Surgery and National Capital Region Simulation Consortium, Bethesda, MD

Glen H. Tinkoff, MD, FACS, Case Western University, Cleveland, OH

Christine Vaccaro, DO, FACOG, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA

Daniel Vargo, MD, FACS, Utah Center for Innovation and Simulation in Education (UCISE), University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

Natalie Wagner, BSc(Hons), McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

Kathryn R. Wolf, MDLT, USN, MC, Uniformed Services University, Walter Reed Department of Surgery and National Capital Region Simulation Consortium, Bethesda, MD

Boris A. Zevin, MD, PhD, FRCSC, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON