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  • – Surgery

    Drs. Hawn, Pugh Elected to NAM

    Drs. Mary Hawn and Carla Pugh have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine.

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    Dr. Seib Recieves K76 Award in Aging

    Dr. Carolyn Seib received the National Institute on Aging K76 Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging.

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    Surgery, OBGYN combine for new Global Surgery/OBGYN Rotation

    The Departments of General Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology (ObGyn) have combined resources to create a new elective rotation designed to give general surgeons the tools they need to provide life-saving obstetric and gynecologic surgical care in low-resource settings, both abroad and in the US.

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    Dr. Baiu Named Top 10 Finalist for ACS Resident Teaching Award

    General surgery resident Dr. Ioana Baiu has been named a Top 10 finalist for the American College of Surgeons Resident Award for Exemplary Teaching for the second year in a row.

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    Dr. Weiser Assumes new Director of Global Engagement Role

    Dr. Tom Weiser will serve as the inaugural Director of Global Engagement for the Department of Surgery. In this role, he will facilitate collaboration and expansion in education, research, clinical training, and innovation that can elevate the profile of Stanford Surgery and advance our mission around the globe.

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    Dr. Kirane joins Surgical Oncology

    Dr. Amanda Kirane will join the Department's Surgical Oncology Section effective September 1, 2021. She will be the Director of Cutaneous Surgical Oncology.

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    Dr. Forrester Wins SIS Foundation Junior Faculty Clinical Research Fellowship Award

    Dr. Joe Forrester received the Surgical Infection Society (SIS) Foundation's Junior Faculty Clinical Research Fellowship Award. The grant will fund his proposal “Using species distribution models to predict the distribution of infection with MRSA and C.difficile in the United States."

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    Dr. Delitto Joins HPB Team

    Dr. Daniel Delitto will join the Division of General Surgery Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) team as an Assistant Professor (UML) effective September 1.

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    Surgical Educators Receive Teaching Awards

    Several members of the Department were recognized at Stanford's annual teaching awards last evening.

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    Dr. Liebert Joins Faculty

    Dr. Cara Liebert will be joining the faculty as Assistant Professor of Surgery effective August 1, 2021.