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Dr. Carla Pugh presided over the 2022 Annual Meeting of the Society of Black Academic Surgeons. Learn more about her and her platform in our Hail to the Chief series. 


Listen to the stories behind the research on our new podcast!

Dr. Foster Wins AWS  Award

Dr. Deshka Foster has been selected as the recipient of the 2022 Dr. Hilary Sanfey Outstanding Resident Award by the Association of Women Surgeons (AWS). 

Dr. Delitto Receives Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award

Dr. Delitto will receive $600,000 over the course of three years to pursue novel immunotherapeutic approaches to fibrotic tumors, particularly pancreatic cancer.


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Seed Grant Recipients are presenting updates to the department, including Drs. Cara Liebert and Dana Lin who presented on their Virtual Patient Assessment Platform for EPAs in GME. 

TECI Center Director and Innovation VC Dr. Carla Pugh presents "The Quantified Surgeon: Precision Learning and Data Sharing Through Wearable Technology."

PRS Resident Dr. Lawrence Cai talks about how he has spent his professional development year as an innovator at Google Health as well as the Laub Fellow with nonprofit Resurge International.

Dr. Daniela Ladner delivered this year's Holman Lecture keynote. Dr. Ladner is an alumna of the Stanford General Surgery Residency Program and Transplant Fellowship Programs.