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History

PAS Transactions

Please feel free to view the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery’s Transactions by Meeting Date (below) or Volume.

  • May 20, 2019: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
  • May 3, 2019: Northeast Surgical Meeting
  • March 4, 2019:  Keith Lillemoe, M.D., "Prevention, Diagnosis and Management of Bile Duct Injuries: What’s new in 2019?"
  • February 11, 2019: Surgical Research Trainee Paper Competition
  • January 14, 2019: Caprice Christian Greenberg, M.D., “Surgical Coaching”

 

  • December 10, 2018: Amy Goldberg, M.D., “Scoop and Run: It’s not the Time that Matters”
  • November 6, 2018: Michael Englesbe, M.D., “The Surgeons Role in the Opioid Epidemic”
  • October 8, 2018: Charles J. Yeo, M.D., “The Correspondence of William Stewart Halsted and John Chalmers DaCosta: The Johns Hopkins U - Thomas Jefferson University" 
  • May 14, 2018: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
  • April 27, 2018: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
  • March 5, 2018: Ronald P. DeMatteo, M.D., Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor – Almost There"
  • February 12, 2018
  • January 22, 2018: Margaret “Gretchen” Schwarze, M.D., “Managing Uncertainty: Using the Power of Scenario Planning for High-Stakes Surgical Decisions”

 

  • December 11, 2017: Jeffrey P. Carpenter , M.D., "The Surgeon Innovator"
  • November 6, 2017: Orlando Kirton, M.D., “Trauma Care within an Integrated Healthcare System - A Paradigm Shift"
  • October 2, 2017: Jo Buyske, M.D., “Certification in Evolution”
  • May 22, 2017: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
  • April 27, 2017:
  • March 6, 2017: Rachel R. Kelz, M.D., “The New Surgeon Product.”
  • February 11, 2017: Surgical Research Trainee Paper Competition
  • January 9, 2017: Kelly McMasters, M.D. “Advancements in the Treatment of Melanoma”

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • December 12, 2011: Thomas G. Frazier, MD, “Breast Cancer: The Past, the Present and the Future!”
  • November 7, 2011: Amy Goldberg, MD, “From Halsted to Libby Zion–What We Don’t Teach in Residency”
  • October 3, 2011: Michael T. Longaker, MD, “Reparative and Regenerative Medicine”
  • May 23, 2011: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
  • April 6, 2011: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
  • March 7, 2011: Glenn Steele, MD, "Re-engineering Systems of Care-Surgical Leadership"
  • February 7, 2011: Resident Research Competition
  • January 3, 2011: Charles M. Balch, MD, “Melanoma as a Model of Evidence-Based Medicine”

 

  • December 7, 2009: Paul DiMuzio, MD, "Development of a Tissue Engineered Stem Cell Vascular Graft"
  • November 2, 2009: Clyde Barker, MD, "Contributions of members of the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery to Surgical Science and Patient Care from the time of Samuel Gross to the Mid-20th Century"
  • October 5, 2009: Francis Spitz, MD, "Surgical Management of Esophageal Cancer"
  • April 29, 2009: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
  • March 23, 2009: Joel Cooper, MD, "The Surgeon's Laboratory"
  • February 2, 2009: Resident Research Competition
  • January 5, 2009: Thomas L. Bauer, II, MD, "Virtual Reality in Surgery, Three-Dimensional Imaging and Surgical Simulation"

 

 

  • December 3, 2007: Anthony Atala, MD, “Regenerative Medicine: New Approaches in Health Care for the 21st Century”
  • November 5, 2007: John R. Clarke: "Leading Ourselves Out of the Chaos of the Current Healthcare Crisis"
  • April 18, 2007: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
  • March 5, 2007: Mark Krasna, MD, “Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer”
  • February 5, 2007: Resident Research Competition

 

 

  • October 10, 2005: Christopher M. Pezzi, MD, "Surgery in Thailand and the Philippines after the Tsunami"
  • May 2, 2005: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
  • March 7, 2005: Thomas E. Starzl, MD, PhD, "Historical Steps in Transplantation"
  • February 7, 2005: Resident Research Competition
  • January 3, 2005: Stanley Dudrick, MD, "The History of and Persistence and Ingenuity Required for the Development of TPN"

 

  • December 6, 2004: Daniel T. Dempsey, MD, "Quality Enhancement and Safety Improvement in Surgery in the Current Era"
  • November 1, 2004: Jeffrey Drebin, MD, "Pancreas Cancer - The End of the Beginning"
  • October 4, 2004: Panel Discussion with Chairs of Surgery (Drs. Daniel Dempsey, Larry Kaiser, William Meyers, Herbert Cohn and John Kukora)
  • May 3, 2004: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
  • April 14, 2004: Conjoint Meeting with the New York Surgical Society
  • March 1, 2004: Thomas Cataldo, MD, "Forward Surgical Unit in Baghdad"
  • February 2, 2004: Resident Research Competition
  • January 5, 2004: Thomas V. Whalen, MD, "General Surgery Residencies"

 

 

 

 

 

  • November 2, 1998: Symposium on Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • May 4, 1998: Paul Ebert, MD, "The Role of the College in the Twenty-First Century"
  • April 20, 1998: Resident Research Competition
  • February 2, 1998: Charles C. Wolferth, MD, "Management of Massive Incisional Hernias: Observations, Thoughts, and Personal Prejudices"
  • January 4, 1998: Francis Rosato, MD, "Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer Metastasis to the Liver"