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Dr. Townsend

Courtney M. Townsend, Jr., MD, FACS, next ACS President-Elect(Comments Off on Courtney M. Townsend, Jr., MD, FACS, next ACS President-Elect)

December 1, 2015

Courtney M. Townsend, Jr., MD, FACS, was elected President-Elect of the ACS during the Annual Business Meeting of Members; two Vice-Presidents-elect were also elected at the meeting.

Dr. Denneny

New Regents, B/G Executive Committee members elected

Several ACS Regents were elected and reelected, and new Board of Governors’ Executive Committee members were installed during the Annual Business Meeting of Members.

Nominations for 2016 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 29

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2016 for the Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Jacobs, second from left, in a photo tweeted by the Department of Homeland Security from the White House event

Dr. Lenworth Jacobs speaks at White House “Stop the Bleed” event

Lenworth M. Jacobs, Jr., MD, MPH, FACS, ACS Regent and Chairman of the Hartford Consensus, was among the featured speakers October 6 at a “Stop the Bleed” event at the White House.

Dr. Krizek

In memoriam: Dr. Thomas Krizek, leader in plastic surgery

Thomas J. Krizek, MD, MA, FACS, who played a major rule in the development of American plastic surgery, died at his home in Whittier, NC, at age 83.

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