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2020 ASC Recap: BJS Lecture Dr. Kathryn Chu

BJS Lecturer Kathryn Chu, MD, MPH Humanitarian Aid Worker to Academic Global Surgeon: A Personal Journey in Global Health The BJS Lecture was given by Dr. Kathryn Chu, who has an incredibly inspiring story of her altruistic journey. Dr. Chu was born in the US to Chinese immigrants and received her undergraduate degree from Stanford […]

2020 ASC Recap: SUS Joel J. Roslyn Lecturer Dr. Benedict Nwomeh

SUS 20th Anniversary Joel J. Roslyn Lecturer: Benedict Nwomeh, MD, MPH Academic Global Surgery: A Whole New World   Dr. Benedict Nwomeh was introduced as the 20th Joel Roslyn lecturer. Dr. Nwomeh is a Professor of Surgery and Vice-Chair of Global Surgery at Ohio State and the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Program Director at Nationwide Children’s […]

2020 ASC Recap: 20th Anniversary of the Joel J. Roslyn Lecture

20th Anniversary of the Joel J. Roslyn Lecture: Introduction by Keith Lillemoe, MD The 20th Anniversary of the Joel J. Roslyn Lecture was introduced by Dr. Keith Lillemoe. Dr. Lillemoe described Dr. Joel Roslyn as a rising star in academic surgery, who was also a family man and a great friend. Dr. Roslyn was educated […]

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