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Collapsed buildings blocks from Manmohan Hospital. (Photo by Patrick Reddish.)

Surgeons help with recovery after earthquake in Nepal

November 1, 2015 • Features

A recovery effort in the wake of the Nepal earthquake in April is described, including the experience of teaching local physicians how to perform rib plating.


David B. Hoyt

Looking forward – November 2015

A collaboration between the College and the American Society of Anesthesiologists to develop a Statement on Team-Based Surgical Care, which emphasizes patient-centered perioperative care is the focus of Dr. Hoyt’s column this month.

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Dr. Richardson

J. David Richardson, MD, FACS, installed as President of the ACS

David Richardson, MD, FACS, was installed as ACS President, and Ronald V. Maier, MD, FACS, FRCSEd(Hon), and Walter J. Pories, MD, FACS, were installed as First and Second Vice-Presidents, respectively, at Clinical Congress 2015.

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Dr. Hsee

International ACS NSQIP and Surgical Education Scholarships awarded

The 2015 awardees of the International ACS National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Scholarship and International Surgical Education Scholarship are announced in this news brief as are application details and deadlines for the 2016 scholarships.

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