Research Award Recipients:
2013 Outstanding Faculty Research Award
John D. Scott, MD, FACS - Department of Surgery; Division of Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery
Bariatric Surgery is Associated with a Reduction in Major Macrovascular and Microvascular Complications in Moderately to Severly Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2013 House Staff Research Award
John D. Adams Jr., MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
Angle Stable Locking Screws Reduce Incidence of Mal-alignment in Distal Tibia Fractures Treated with Intramedullary Nails
2013 Jackson Award Recipients:
William J. Berglind, MD
General Surgery Preliminary Residency Program
Aaron T. Creek, MD
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
Paige N. Zdybel, MD
Internal Medicine Residency Program
General Surgery Residency Coordinators Elected to National Boards
Darlene Norton, C-TAGME - Program Coordinator, Department of Surgery
Darlene has been selected to join the Executive Committee of the Association of Residency Coordinators in Surgery. Officers are elected for a four-year term.
The Executive Committee is responsible for leadership of the ARCS organization. The curriculum for the national meeting is developed and implemented by the committee. The committee monitors the pulse of the ACGME, American Board of Surgery and the American College of Surgeons and brings relevant topics to the national meeting to educate coordinators for success in their roles.
Amanda Sizemore - Program Coordinator, Department of Surgery
Amanda was recently appointed to the Association of Vascular Surgery Coordinators (AVSC) Executive Committee.
The primary objectives of the Executive Committee is to provide a forum for the interchange of ideas and information relation to the education of vascular surgery fellows; serve as the advocate of resident education in the various professional agencies, boards, councils and committees that influence the specialty of Vascular Surgery; and, represent the AVSC of residencies and fellowships in Vascular Surgery that have been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).