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Dr. Connolly

In memoriam: Dr. John Connolly, pioneering cardiothoracic surgeon(Comments Off on In memoriam: Dr. John Connolly, pioneering cardiothoracic surgeon)

April 1, 2016

John Earle “Jack” Connolly, MD, FACS, Past-Second Vice-President and Vice-Chair of the Board of Regents of the ACS died on January 20 at 92 years old.

Dr. Cohn

In memoriam: Dr. Isidore Cohn, Jr.: A life well-lived

Obituaries have always been somewhat challenging to me. An individual is born, lives his life to the fullest, and then dies. And so it was with Isidore Cohn, Jr., MD, FACS, who died October 14, 2015, at age 94. However, in Dr. Cohn’s case, living life to the fullest was an incredible adventure that had […]

Chuck in 2015

Dedication: This issue of the Bulletin is dedicated to Chuck Giorno

Members and staff of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) mourn the passing of Chuck Giorno, our dear friend and event photographer since 1975.

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.

Dr. McSwain

In memoriam: Dr. Norman McSwain, a pioneer in comprehensive trauma care

Norman E. McSwain, Jr., MD, FACS—an internationally recognized leader in trauma care—died July 28 in his New Orleans, LA, home at 78 years old.

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