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

Cancer Programs Medical Director Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS, to Give Herand Abcarian Lecture at Clinical Congress

Clinical Congress is entirely virtual this year! One of the named lectures will be given by Cancer Programs own Medical Director, Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS.

On Tuesday, October 26 at 9:00 am CT, tune in for NL05, the Herand Abcarian Lecture, given by Dr. Nelson. Her topic will be "100 Years of Quality: Lessons for the Next 100 Years."

The Commission on Cancer (CoC) will be kicking off its 100-year celebration during this year's Clinical Congress. Dr. Nelson will address what we've learned in these first 100 years and what we hope to achieve moving forward. The presentation will last 45 minutes.

For more on cancer-related programming at Clinical Congress, please visit our web page.

Dr. Greene Discusses Podcasts for Surgeons

In the September 14 issue of the Bulletin Brief, Steven D. Wexner, MD, FACS, FRCSEng, FRCSEd, FRCSI(Hon), FRCSGlasg(Hon), Vice-Chair, American College of Surgeons (ACS) Board of Regents, and Director, Digestive Disease Institute at Cleveland Clinic Florida in Weston, FL, interviewed Frederick L. Greene, MD, FACS, medical director, Cancer Data Services, Levine Cancer Institute, Charlotte, NC, on podcasts for surgeons. Dr. Greene has been involved in several podcasts and hosts Speaking of SurgOnc, from the Society of Surgical Oncology and the Annals of Surgical Oncology.