2013 Annual Meeting Program Announced

Dr. Lori Gordon, President of the Parkland Surgical Society recently announced the program for the 2013 Annual Meeting, to be held July 18-20 at the Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

"Dr. Jason Fleming is this year's program chair and he has put together a fantastic program," Gordon said. "The Friday afternoon session on July 19 will begin at 1:30 p.m. and will feature the Distinguished Alumnus Lecture given by Dr. John Josephs."

"Our scientific session of Saturday July 20 will begin at 8:00 a.m. and feature the 23rd annual Robert N. McClelland Lecture. This year’s McClelland Lecturer is Dr. John Cargile and the title of his presentation is 'When the Surgeon is the Patient'."

The program has been approved by the American College of Surgeons for 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

The meeting will conclude with the Society’s annual banquet on Saturday evening July 20 in the East/West Ballroom at the Four Seasons. Class Reports for the Chiefs of 1993 and 2003 will be presented at the banquet. The cocktail reception will begin at 7:00 p.m. to be followed by dinner at 7:45 p.m.


FRIDAY, JULY 19, 2013
Four Seasons Resort and Club

1:30 pm- 1:40 pm Welcome
1:40 pm – 2:10 pm Update in Surgical Oncology: "Current Management of CRC Metastases to the Liver" - John Mansour, M.D.
2:10 pm – 3:10 pm "Update on the Science & Practice of Modern Trauma Resuscitation" - Herb Phelan, M.D. and Steven Wolf, M.D.
3:10 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Update in Endocrine Surgery: "Surgery for Hyperparathyroidism" - Shelby Holt, M.D.
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm "Update in Transplantation Surgery at UT Southwestern" - Jason Schwartz, M.D.
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Distinguished Alumnus Lecture "The Current and Future Medical Practice Landscape for the General Surgeon in Texas" - John D. Josephs, M.D.
5:30 pm Adjourn


Four Seasons Resort and Club

7:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:55 am Welcome
8:00 am – 8:30 am "Toward Total Endovascular Therapy of the Aorta" - Adam Beck, M.D.
8:30 am – 9:00 am "Medical Missions to Haiti" - Charles Dunn, M.D.
9:00 am – 9:30 am "Office-Based Mohs Resection and Reconstruction" - Steve Antrobus, M.D.
9:30 am – 10:00 am Break
10:00 am – 10:30 am "Breast Cancer for the Orthopedic Surgeon" - Nancy O’Neal, M.D.
10:30 am – 11:00 am "Analytical Morphomics: Predicting Injury Patterns, Surgical Morbidity, and Cancer Survival" - Barbra Miller, M.D.
11:00 am – 12:00 noon 23rd Robert N. McClelland Lecture - John Cargile, M.D.
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm Lunch and Business Meeting
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm "Targeted Therapy and Surgery for Solid Tumors" - Christina Roland, M.D.
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm "Anticoagulation in High Risk Surgery Patients" - Sean Dineen, M.D.
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm "Patient Radiation Dose During Imaging Procedures - Risk or Myth?" - Joseph Steele, M.D.
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm "Maintenance of Certification or Who Is Maintaining What" - John A. Weigelt, M.D.
3:00 pm Adjourn

NOTE: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ will be provided for this activity.