John T. Mullen, MD, FACS, a surgical oncologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and associate professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School, Boston, has been selected as the 2014 ACS Japan Traveling Fellow. As the Japan Traveling Fellow, Dr. Mullen will participate in the annual meeting of the Japan Surgical Society in Kyoto, April 3–5. He will attend the ACS Japan Chapter meeting during that event and will travel to several surgical centers in Japan to interact with his peers and observe surgery.
Jeffrey M. Farma, MD, FACS, assistant professor of surgical oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, has been selected as the 2014 ACS Germany Traveling Fellow. Dr. Farma will participate in the annual meeting of the German Surgical Society in Berlin, March 25–28, 2014. He will attend the ACS Germany Chapter meeting and visit multiple surgical centers in Germany.
Requirements for the Year 2015 Traveling Fellowship to Germany and Japan will be published in an upcoming issue of the Bulletin and will be posted on the ACS website.