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Dr. Carla Pugh Selected as SUS Trailblazer Award Recipient

Initiatives aim to make the operating room sustainable

Surgeons and anesthesiologists don’t want their jobs to harm the environment. They’re learning how to reduce, reuse and recycle in the OR. Plastic's Dr. Paige Fox and General Surgery Residency's Dr. Jaclyn Wu are both featured.

Dr. Lisa Knowlton Receives NIMHD R01 grant

The $3.5 million in funding will support her research project “Increasing Medicaid Acquisition and Sustainment Among the Uninsured.”

Dr. Melcher Accepts Chief of Abdominal Transplantation Position

"I plan not only to invest in our current faculty but also to recruit new faculty as needed to develop collaborative clinical programs and research initiatives and to adapt our fellowship training to remain at the forefront of transplant practices."


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Vice Chair of Education Dr. Jim Korndorffer presents "Resident Autonomy: NorthStar or False Idol" at Stanford Surgery grand rounds.

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

Dr. Kasper Wang returns to Stanford to deliver the annual Distinguished Alumnus Lecture!

Dr. Lisa Knowlton from the Division of General Surgery's Acute Care team present's "Improving Access to Care."