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David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS

Looking forward – February 2020(0)

February 1, 2020

Dr. Hoyt and his co-author provide a status update of the ACS-COSECSA Surgical Training Collaborative, which was pilot tested at Hawassa University in Ethiopia in 2019, and plans for moving the program forward.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

The following comments were received regarding recent articles published in the Bulletin.

Dr. Schiff at a hospital in Shemya, 1947

A surgeon’s Woodstock

The selfless actions of a surgeon who treated patients at the iconic Woodstock Festival underscore the range of surgical skills and compassion that surgeons of all generations would benefit from possessing.

David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS

Looking forward – January 2020

In this month’s column, Dr. Hoyt and his co-author describe the College’s strategies, including defining its Values and engaging in leadership skills assessments, to promote culture change in the organization and enhance the programs and services members need to thrive in today’s health care environment.

From Residency to Retirement

Winning the lottery

The benefits of exhibiting gratitude and humility in providing care to the surgical patient are described.

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