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Dr. Pruitt

Dr. Pruitt remembered as a leader in burns, trauma, critical care(0)

June 1, 2019

Basil A. Pruitt, Jr., MD, FACS—a surgeon-scientist and Second Vice-President of the ACS—died March 17 at the age of 88.

Dr. Spencer

In memoriam: Frank C. Spencer, MD, FACS, pioneering cardiothoracic surgeon

Frank Cole Spencer, MD, FACS, a Past-President of the American College of Surgeons died July 23 at the age of 92.

In memoriam: Jay L. Grosfeld, MD, FACS, champion for pediatric surgery patients

Jay L. Grosfeld, MD, FACS, a pediatric surgery and Past First Vice-President of the ACS, died October 19, 2016.

Dr. Haik

In memoriam: Barrett G. Haik, MD, FACS

Barrett George Haik, MD, FACS, director of the Hamilton Eye Institute, died unexpectedly July 22 at the age of 64.

Dr. Connolly

In memoriam: Dr. John Connolly, pioneering cardiothoracic surgeon

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.

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