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In memoriam: Seymour I. Schwartz, MD, FACS, ACS Icon in Surgery(0)

January 8, 2021

Dr. Seymour I. Schwartz, Past-President of the ACS and pioneering author and professor, died August 28, 2020, at his son’s home in St. Louis, MO, after a brief illness.

Dr. Snyder

ACS remembers Howard M. Snyder III, MD, FACS, trailblazer in pediatric urology

Howard M. Snyder III, MD, FACS, a pioneer in pediatric urology and a former ACS Regent and Governor, passed away June 4 at age 76 from complications of Parkinson’s disease and COVID-19.

Dr. Dudrick

ACS mourns passing of Dr. Stanley J. Dudrick, pioneer in parenteral nutrition

Stanley J. Dudrick, MD, FACS, a pioneer in the area of parenteral nutrition, died January 18 at the age of 84.

LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., MD, FACS,

In memoriam: LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., MD, FACS—A life without boundaries

LaSalle D. Leffall Jr., MD, FACS—the first African American to serve as President of the ACS—died May 25 of cancer.

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