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Events

Most meetings of the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery are held at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia located at 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA.

COVID-19: The Philadelphia of Academy is committed to keeping everyone who attends a meeting safe. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, we will keep fellows and guests updated on changes in our meeting structure/requirements. When necessary, meetings will be held virtually.  For in-person meetings, proof of vaccination (with accompanying photo ID) is required. 

The meetings begin with a social hour starting at 6:00 PM, with a dinner served at 6:30 PM. The scientific program will begin around 7:15 PM, followed by a brief business meeting.

Monday, October 10, 2022

5:45PM

The Erb Lecture

Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Erb Lecture presented by John H. Stewart IV, MD, MBA is a professor of Surgery and Interdisciplinary Oncology at Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans and the founding director of the Louisiana State University-Louisiana Children's Medical Center Cancer Center. Presenting: “Harry Barnes, Frederick Stubbs, and Algernon Jackson: Three Consequential Philadelphia Surgeons.”

Monday, November 7, 2022

5:45PM

Invited Lecturer

Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
Invited Lecturer, Joseph V. Sakran, MD, MPH, MPA from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD.  Presenting: Gun Violence In America – How Healthcare Professionals can Drive Social Change!

Monday, December 5, 2022

5:45PM

Rhoads Oration

Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Rhoads Orator presented by Robert G. Uzzo, MD, MBA, FACS from Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA.  Presenting: "On the Origins of Kidney Cancer"   

Monday, January 9, 2023

5:45pm

Invited Lecturer

Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
Invited Lecturer Dr. Joseph V. Lombardi from Cooper University Health Care in Voorhees, NJ.  Presenting: "Contemporary Management of type B Aortic Dissection”

Monday, March 6, 2023

5:45pm

The John R. Clarke Lectureship

Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia 19 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
The John R. Clarke Lectureship presented by Patricia L. Turner, MD, MBA, FACS, from Chicago Illinois, University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Tuner holds a General Surgery appointment at University of Chicago Medical Center and is the Executive Director of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) in Chicago.

PAS Meeting Photos

Drs. Clyde Barker, Douglas Fraker (2014 Rhoads Orator), & Jeffrey Drebin during the Academy's December 2014 meeting.

Drs. Andres Castellanos, William Erb, Robert Martindale and Jeffrey Drebin during the Academy's November 2014 meeting

Dr. Aley El-Din Tohamy, new member of the Academy with Dr. Babak Abai

Secretary Babak Abai, Speaker Clifford Ko, President Jeffrey Drebin

Incoming President Jeffrey Drebin congratulating outgoing President Thomas Bauer for his service, on behalf of the Fellows of the Academy

Dr. Andres Castellanos with January's speaker, Dr. Omar Bholat

Dr. Henry A. Pitt, new member of the Academy with Dr. John Clarke

Dr. Dawn Salvatore, new member of the Academy with Dr. Babak Abai

Dr. Qiong (John) Yang, new member of the Academy with Dr. Hitoshi Hirose

Dr. Timothy Gardner, the 2013 Rhoads Orator, and President Bauer

Secretary Abai, Speaker Rajesh Aggarwal, President Bauer

Stanley Dudrick receiving his Honorary Fellowship Certificate from President, Thomas Bauer during the Academy's September 2013 meeting.

Drs. Carpenter and Bauer with the January speaker, Dr. Sands.

Incoming President Thomas Bauer congratulating outgoing President Jeffrey Carpenter for his service, on behalf of the Fellows of the Academy.

Drs. Jeffrey Carpenter, President, Linton Whitaker, 2012 Rhoads Orator, following the December 2012 meeting.

Drs. Chris Tzarnas, Program Chair, Selwyn Rogers, Speaker, and Past-Presidents Chris Pezzi and Linwood Haith following the November 2012 meeting.