2015 Emory Surgery Newsletter

Emory Surgery–November 23, 2015

Contents:

Study reveals probable benefits of surgery for high-risk cancer patients
Dr. Duwayri leading study of new branched aortic graft
Dr. Davis new director of Emory Endosurgery Unit
CSAT medical illustrator creates animation for award winning video
Dr. Srinivasan receives 2014-2015 Emory University SOM Dean’s Teaching Award
Sabbatical residents receive Merit Awards
Call for abstracts: WCW Research Symposium
Upcoming events

Emory Surgery–September 25, 2015

Contents:

Dr. Yang receives 5-year grant as part of next phase of NCI nanotechnology in cancer program
Dr. Patzer: Transplant referral study in JAMA, new R01 to study organ allocation
Liver app released for iPhone and Android
Dr. Klingensmith and Dr. Lyons win 1st place awards at GSACS 2015 Annual Meeting
Welcome our new faculty
Remote locations for Grand Rounds
Upcoming events

Emory Surgery–July 29, 2015

Contents:

Dr. Coopersmith and Dr. Ford receive third R01
Study has final goal of creating PAD decision support tool
Dr. McConnell and Dr. Rajani invited to join editorial boards
Residents' research funded by AST and ASTS
Welcome our new faculty: Dr. Cletus Arciero, Dr. I. Raul Badell, Dr. Seth Rosen, Dr. Preeti Subhedar
Residency/Fellowship transitions
Upcoming events

Emory Surgery–May 22, 2015

Contents:

New procedure for atrial fibrillation patients available at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
Study finds that socioeconomic factors can affect outcomes after surgery for lung cancer
Dr. H'Doubler receives Burson Physician Award of Distinction
Lisa Carlson embarks on exciting opportunity with EGHI
Dr. Fink honored by AVAS
Johanna Hinman is new president of GPHA
New faculty member: Sharon Muret-Wagstaff, MPA, PhD
Our 2014-2015 graduating chiefs prepare to move on
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 William C. Wood Research Symposium
Recognition for Nathan Klingensmith and John Lyons' research
Upcoming events

Emory Surgery–March 23, 2015

Contents:

Emory Surgery places in Top 20 for NIH funding in FY2014
Five-year results of groundbreaking TAVR study announced at ACC
Dr. Fernandez co-leads linkage of US and European thoracic surgery databases
Resident Rohit Mittal 1st author of Top-10 paper
VME image archive available to Emory Surgery faculty
Awards and appointments
New faculty member: Dr. Sheethal Reddy
William C. Wood Research Symposium
Upcoming events

Emory Surgery–January 23, 2015

Contents:

Dr. John Sweeney appointed Chair of Emory Surgery
CSAT receives ACS Education Accreditation
From the patient and back: Structural Heart Research Lab translates science to practice full circle
GO-TRAVEL Award funds Dr. Tim Love's return to Ethiopia
Awards and appointments
Med students meet potential guides at 3rd Annual Emory SNMA Surgical Mentorship Dinner
Save the dates: Annual Research Symposium & Faculty Boot Camp
Upcoming events

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