Tag Archives: surgery

Trends in Penetrating Trauma

  Trauma surgeon Dr. Rao Ivatury discusses evolving management strategies in penetrating trauma. Themes: changing demographics/injury patterns, success of non-operative management of previous “hard” operative indications.

Colorectal Metastasis

  Dr. KMarie Reid Lombardo, of Mayo Clinic, discusses trends and techniques in managing liver metastasis. Paradigm change: colorectal mets are now thought of and managed as a chronic disease.

Team Training in Surgery

Dr. Dan Jones discusses the concept and study of team training in surgery. Dr. Jones is current president of the Association for Surgical Education and conducts research at Harvard and Beth Israel Deconess hospitals.

Association for Surgical Education President Dr Jones

Association for Surgical Education president Dan Jones discusses the mission and functions of the organization.
The Surgical Education Research Fellowship funds up to sixteen fellows each year.
ASE’s main 2015 meeting takes place April 23-25, in Seattle. This year’s theme is simulation.