Tag Archive for ‘ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism Award’

Volunteerism and humanitarianism awardees gathered at the Board of Governors (B/G) dinner. From left: Girma Tefera, MD, FACS, Director, Operation Giving Back; volunteerism awardees Drs. Cropsey, Stockinger, Lin, Robicsek, and Wren; Dr. Farmer; Frank W. Sellke, MD, FACS, Chair of the B/G Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup; Jasmine Johnson, senior manager, alliance development, government and corporate affairs, Pfizer; Bartholomew Tortella, MD, FACS, global medical affairs lead, hematology & transplantation, Pfizer; and Francis Ferdinand, MD, FACS, B/G Member Services Pillar Lead

Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Operation Giving Back

Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

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Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Cropsey (seated) with his wife, Shirley, at KKMCH in 2002. Shirley became a nurse anesthesiologist after her and Dr. Cropsey’s four children, who were raised in Togo, went to college.

Surgeons honored for volunteerism and humanitarianism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced  the recipients of the 2017 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards

Nominations for 2017 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2017 Surgical Volunteerism Award and the Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards

Nominations for 2017 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2017 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards

Nominations for 2017 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2017 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Stewart (center) with leaders of a Mundari cattle camp in Terekeka, South Sudan

Fellows honored for volunteerism and humanitarianism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2016 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Nominations for 2016 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 29

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations through February 29 for the 2016 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and the Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Nominations for 2016 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 29

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

Nominations for 2016 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 29

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

Dr. Briggs (right) at the ATLS Course for the Rwanda Surgical Society/Massachusetts General Hospital International Trauma and Disaster Institute, Kigali, Rwanda, 2011.

Fellows honored for volunteerism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2015 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Dr. Tefera

Girma Tefera, MD, FACS, joins ACS staff as OGB Medical Director

A profile of Girma Tefera, MD, FACS, the new Medical Director for Operation Giving Back, is the focus of this news brief.

Nominations for 2015 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 27

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2015 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Submit 2015 ACS Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award nominations, January 1–February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2015 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Price

Past recipients of the ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards: Where are they now?

Since 2003, 38 individuals have received the ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards, and this article provides updates on a few past recipients and their recent accomplishments.

2014 Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award nominations due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2014 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Nominations for 2014 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2014 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Mitchell teaching casting for an Essential Surgical Skills workshop in Mwanza, Tanzania, May 2011.

Fellows honored for volunteerism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2013 ACS Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Migrant worker picking apples

Dr. Brendan C. Brady serves “invisible population” of migrant workers in upstate New York

For the past seven years, general surgeon Brendan C. Brady, MD, FACS, has provided migrant workers in upstate New York with access to safe, quality surgical care. In this article, Dr. Brady—the recipient of the 2012 ACS Surgical Volunteerism Award for Domestic Outreach—reveals the challenges and the rewards of working with marginalized populations.

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