2017 Annual Meeting Program

FRIDAY, JULY 21, 2017
Carpenter Room
Four Seasons Resort & Club

1:00 pm – 1:10 pm Welcome Wendel Smith, M.D.
1:10 pm – 1:40 pm "State of the Department and Residency" Robert Rege, M.D.
1:40 pm – 2:20 pm Breast: "The Positive Sentinel Lymph Node in Mastectomy Patients: To Dissect or Not" A. Marilyn Leitch, M.D.
Anneke Schroen, M.D.
2:20 pm – 3:00 pm Colorectal: "Now, Later, or Never: Surgery for Diverticulitis" Philip J. Huber, Jr., M.D.
Alan Harzman, M.D.
3:00 pm – 3:40 pm Oncology: "Neoadjuvant Therapy: Pancreatic Cancer and GIST" Rebecca Minter, M.D.
Christina Roland, M.D.
3:40 pm – 3:50 pm BREAK
3:50 pm – 4:30 pm Endocrine: "Too Big, Too Little or Just Right? The Goldilocks Update to the ATA Guidelines" Shelby Holt, M.D.
Sarah Oltmann, M.D.
Stacey Woodruff, M.D.
Lawrence Kim, M.D.
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Vascular: "Updates in Vascular Surgery for the General Surgeon" John Rectenwald, M.D.
Richard Hershberger, M.D.
Reagan Ross, M.D.
5:00 pm ADJOURN

Carpenter Room
Four Seasons Resort & Club

7:55 am – 8:00 am Welcome Wendel Smith, M.D.
8:00 am – 9:00 am "Responding to the Active Shooter" Alexander Eastman, M.D.
9:00 am – 9:30 am "Parkland: A Band of Brothers" Wendel Smith, M.D.
"Leadership, Development, & Opportunities for All"
9:30 am – 9:40 am "Developing Leaders in Academia" Anneke Schroen, M.D.
9:40 am – 9:50 am "DIY Leadership: Designing the Critical Access Hospital for Surgeons" Matthew Rossi, M.D.
9:50 am – 10:00 am "Leadership Out of the Box: Seeking Alternative Pathways to Leadership via External Organizations" A. Marilyn Leitch, M.D.
10:00 am – 10:10 am "Who Wants To Be A Department Chair? and Leadership Roles in the ACS" Mary C. McCarthy, M.D.
10:10 am – 10:30 am Panel Discussion Moderator:
Barbra Miller, M.D.

Anneke Schroen, M.D.
Matthew Rossi, M.D.
A. Marilyn Leitch, M.D.
Mary C. McCarthy, M.D.
10:30 am – 11:00 am BREAK
11:00 am – 12:00 noon "Women in Surgery" — Distinguished Alumnus Lecture Mary C. McCarthy, M.D.
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm LUNCH
Business Meeting
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm "Innovation: A Surgical Imperative?" — 27th Robert N. McClelland Lecture Michael J. Mack, M.D.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm "Scientific Session I — Resident Presentations
"A Comparison of Parental Leave Policies for Academic Surgeons Across the United States" Dina S. Itum, M.D.
"Predictors of a Histopathologic Diagnosis of Complicated Appendicitis" Jonathan Imran, M.D.
"More is Not Always Better: Evolution of a SICU VTE Prevention Protocol" Audra T. Clark, M.D.
"Transfusion Triggers in Burn Patients Fail to Reduce Hemoglobin Variation Over Time" Kathleen Clement, M.D.
"Burn Serum Stimulates Myoblast Cell Death Associated with IL-6 Induced Mitochondrial Fragmentation" Alvand Sehat, B.A.
3:00 pm - 3:30 BREAK
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm "Scientific Session II — Resident Presentations
"Novel Genomic Interrogation Technology Offers New Insight Into Colorectal Cancer Platinum Chemoresistance" Epameinondas Dogeas, M.D.
"Left Superior Vena Cava: Incidence and Management in Patients Undergoing Repair of Partial Veins" Nicholas S. Clarke, M.D.
"Combination Therapeutic Approach for Muscle Function Improvement in Injured Mice" R. G. Kulangara, B.A.
"Pancreatic Duct Arid1a Loss Results in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm Formation" Ibrahim Nassour, M.D.
"The Parkland Grading Scale for Cholecystitis" Tarik Madni, M.D.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Resident vs Alumni JEOPARDY
5:00 pm ADJOURN

The meeting has been approved for 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.