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From blueprints to blastoff: Launching the GSV Quality Improvement Program

From blueprints to blastoff: Launching the GSV Quality Improvement Program(0)

July 1, 2019

This month’s cover story describes the development of the Geriatric Surgery Verification Quality Improvement Program and its aim to support a team-based approach to interdisciplinary care and to establish evidence-based standards for the care of older adults.

Redefining surgical value in the Quality Payment Program

Redefining surgical value in the Quality Payment Program

Describes the College’s efforts to work with Congress and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to develop meaningful measures of surgical quality in the Quality Payment Program.

The AJCC: 60 years of cancer staging leadership

The AJCC: 60 years of cancer staging leadership

Provides an overview of the history of cancer staging and summarizes the formation and evolution of the AJCC.

Profiles in surgical research: Shafique Keshavjee, MD, FACS, FRCSC

Profiles in surgical research: Shafique Keshavjee, MD, FACS, FRCSC

Shafique Keshavjee, MD, FACS, FRCSC—a thoracic surgeon-scientist at the University of Toronto, ON—is the latest physician to be profiled in this ongoing series for his contributions to the field of lung transplantation.

Clinical Congress 2019 Preliminary Program

Clinical Congress 2019 Preliminary Program

The Clinical Congress Preliminary Program offers an overview of Postgraduate Courses, Named Lectures, and other information related to Clinical Congress 2019, October 21–31 in San Francisco, CA.


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