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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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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 […]

SUS Highlights from the 2018 ASC-Day 3

SUS Secretary Report from the ASC  Cristina Ferrone, MD SUS Highlights from the 2018 ASC Thank you for making the 13th Annual Academic Surgical Congress (ASC) a tremendous success. The Society of University Surgeons met in Jacksonville in the newly renovated Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront on the St. Johns River. This was the first event for […]

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