Tag Archive for ‘Patricia J. Numann’

Citation for Prof. Prinya Sakiyalak, MD, FACS

Prof. Prinya Sakiyalak, MD, FACS, of Bangkok, Thailand, is presented for Honorary Fellowship in the ACS by Patricia J. Numann, MD, FACS, FRCS(Ed)(Hon), FRCS(Glas)(Hon).

College leaders answer the question, “Why is rural surgery an important issue now?”

The College’s Board of Regents has placed new emphasis on the issue of rural surgery, and with the Board’s support an Advisory Council for Rural Surgery was formed in June 2012. This column explores what motivated the ACS leadership to start focusing attention on this important issue now.

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Women leaders in surgery: Past, present, and future

Over the past 25 years the proportion of women entering medical school has increased dramatically, such that nearly half of today’s graduating medical students are women. Several notable women surgeons have, despite many barriers, achieved the highest levels of leadership in surgery—Olga Jonasson, MD, FACS; Kathryn Anderson, MD, FACS; and Patricia Numann, MD, FACS.

Dr. Numann (left) with Rose Marie R. Liquete, MD, FPCS, AWSP president.

ACS President Dr. Numann attends Clinical Congress of Philippine College of Surgeons

Patricia J. Numann, MD, FACS, President of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and professor emeritus at the State University of New York, Syracuse, delivered a keynote address and participated in a number of sessions at the 67th Annual Clinical Congress of the Philippine College of Surgeons (PCS).

International women in surgery symposium set for spring 2012 — February

The Third Annual International Women in Surgery Career Symposium will take place May 31 through June 2, 2012, and will be hosted by Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. American College of Surgeons President Patricia J. Numann, MD, FACS, Lloyd S. Rogers Professor of Surgery Emeritus at the State University of New York Upstate Medical […]

Highlights of the 97th Annual Clinical Congress

At the 2011 Clinical Congress in San Francisco, CA, a wide selection of presentations covering subjects from education to practice to clinical considerations—in addition to poster presentations, papers sessions, and special-interest meetings—were offered. The meeting was attended by 15,089 participants, including 9,512 physicians; the remaining attendees included exhibitors, spouses, guests, and convention personnel. Convocation Patricia […]

International women in surgery symposium set for spring 2012 — January

The Third Annual International Women in Surgery Career Symposium will take place May 31 through June 2, 2012, and will be hosted by Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. American College of Surgeons President Patricia J. Numann, MD, FACS, Lloyd S. Rogers Professor of Surgery Emeritus at the State University of New York Upstate Medical […]

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