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The Society of University Surgeons Mission: Supporting and advancing leaders in academic surgery.

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Save the date for the 14th Annual Academic Surgical Congress
February 5-7. 2019
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2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

The SUS Honors 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Layton “Bing” Rikkers, MD About the Lifetime Achievement Award The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) has awarded Layton F. Rikkers, MD, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the 2018 SUS Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Rikkers will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement […]

Call for Nominations: President-Elect, Treasurer and Councilor

Nomination Process: The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) is seeking nominations for the positions of President-Elect, Treasurer and Councilor-at-Large for Membership. The purpose of the Society of University Surgeons is to support and advance leaders in Academic Surgery. Officers of the SUS have often been active participants in committees and are leaders in their institutions […]

In Memoriam: Marshall J. Orloff, MD

The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) and the Society of University Surgeons Foundation announce with great sadness the passing of Marshall J. Orloff, MD, Distinguished Professor of Surgery Emeritus and Founding Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Orloff was President of the SUS in 1971 and was […]

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