Home
Calendar of Events
Executive Council
PAS Transactions
Conjoint Transactions
Memoirs of the Academy
Historic Artifacts
Fellowship
Resident Membership
Student Membership
Case Presentation
Honorary Fellowships
Research Competition
Erb Lecture
Rhoads Oration
Samuel Gross Prize
Endowed Funds
Manage Account
Search
Contact Us
Executive
PAY YOUR DUES

 

 

 

 

 

 


Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
Past Transactions of the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery

May 16, 2016: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
April 20, 2016: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 7, 2016: Phillip Barie, MD, "125 Years of Therapy for Appendicitis: Still Unsure After All These Years?”
February 8, 2016: Resident Research Competition / Photos
January 11, 2016: L. Scott Levin, MD, and Stephen J. Kovach, III, MD, “VCA- Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation" Program Photos
/ Case Report / Photos

December 7, 2015: Charles J. Yeo, MD, “Thomas Eakins’ Masterpiece: The Gross Clinic-A lecture about the founder of the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, and the sale that shook the American art world?” Photos / Case Report
November 2, 2015: Vincente H. Gracias, MD, “Leadership in Surgery, An Opportunity Seized. What Next? / Photos
October 13, 2015: Jeremy Cannon, MD, “The Future of Surgical Critical Care; A Military Perspective”
April 29, 2015: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 2, 2015:
N. Scott Adzick, MD, , “Fetal Surgery” / Photo
February 9, 2015: Resident Research Competition
January 12, 2015: Henry A. Pitt, MD, "ACS-NSQIP HPB Collaborative"

December 1, 2014: Douglas L. Fraker, MD, “Surgical Management of Adrenal Causes of Hypertension: Pheochromocytoma and Aldosteronoma”
November 3, 2014: Robert Martindale, MD "Peri-operative Optimization: Does It Really Improve Outcome?"
October 6, 2014: Clifford Y. Ko, MD, "Finding the Way to Achieve Surgical Quality: Bench to Bedside Policy.”
April 23, 2014: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 17, 2014: Marshall Z. Schwartz, MD, hosted a Pediatric Symposium in honor of Charles Everett Koop, MD
February 10, 2014: Resident Research Competition
January 6, 2014: Omar Bholat, MD, “Surgery During an Insurgency”

December 9, 2013: Timothy J. Gardner, MD, "American Surgery: Illustrious Past, Unsettled Future”
November 4, 2013: Rajesh Aggarwal, MD, "A Value-Based Model for Surgical Education"
September 30, 2013: Stanley J. Dudrick, MD, "A Half Century of Surgical Nutrition and Metabolism: History, Reflections, Perceptions, Controversies, and Challenges"
May 20, 2013: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
April 17, 2013: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 4, 2013: L. Scott Lind, MD, "Simulation and Virtual Patients in Medical Education"
February 4, 2013: Resident Research Competition
January 7, 2013: Dana R. Sands, MD, "Enhancing and Improving Postoperative Recovery”

December 3, 2012: Linton A. Whitaker, M.D., Terroir and the Cultivation of Quality”
November 5, 2012: Selwyn O. Rogers, Jr., MD, MPH, “Surgery and Public Health”
October 8, 2012: Bohdan Pomahac, MD, “Facial Restoration by Transplantation”
May 21, 2012: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
April 18, 2012: Selected Abstracts: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 05, 2012: Charles Bosk, PhD, "Reducing SSIs and Other Complications of Surgeries: Launching a National Program"
February 6, 2012: Resident Research Competition
January 9, 2012: Barry D. Mann, MD, “Teaching Values to our Surgery Residents”

December 12, 2011: Thomas G. Frazier, MD, “Breast Cancer: The Past, the Present and the Future!”
November 7, 2011: Amy Goldberg, MD, “From Halsted to Libby Zion–What We Don’t Teach in Residency”
October 3, 2011: Michael T. Longaker, MD, “Reparative and Regenerative Medicine”
May 23, 2011: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
April 6, 2011: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 7, 2011: Glenn Steele, MD, "Re-engineering Systems of Care-Surgical Leadership"
February 7, 2011: Resident Research Competition
January 3, 2011: Charles M. Balch, MD, “Melanoma as a Model of Evidence-Based Medicine”

December 13, 2010: James B. McClurken, MD, "Evolution of Cardiac Surgery in Philadelphia: From ‘Firsts’ to Care Improvements via Collaboration"
November 1, 2010: Anthony Atala, MD, "Regenerative Medicine"
September 27, 2010: C. William Schwab, MD, "Firearm Injury: Can We Do More?"
May 23, 2010: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon; Guest Speaker: Brent Eastman, MD: Lecture topic: "Healthcare Reform: Proposed Changes and Surgeons' Strategies"
April 28, 2010: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
February 1, 2010: Stephen R. Evans, MD, “From Error to Perfection: The Process of Surgical Maturation”
January 4, 2010: John Daly, MD, "Liver Transplantation-A View of Both Sides”

December 7, 2009: Paul DiMuzio, MD, "Development of a Tissue Engineered Stem Cell Vascular Graft"
April 29, 2009: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 23, 2009: Joel Cooper, MD, "The Surgeon's Laboratory"
November 2, 2009: Clyde Barker, MD, "Contributions of members of the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery to Surgical Science and Patient Care from the time of Samuel Gross to the Mid-20th Century"
October 5, 2009: Francis Spitz, MD, "Surgical Management of Esophageal Cancer"
February 2, 2009: Resident Research Competition
January 5, 2009: Thomas L. Bauer, II, MD, "Virtual Reality in Surgery, Three-Dimensional Imaging and Surgical Simulation"

April 9, 2008: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 3, 2008: Resident Research Competition-Part I
February 4, 2008: Resident Research Competition-Part II


December 3, 2007: Anthony Atala, MD, “Regenerative Medicine: New Approaches in Health Care for the 21st Century”
November 5, 2007: John R. Clarke: "Leading Ourselves Out of the Chaos of the Current Healthcare Crisis"
April 18, 2007: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 5, 2007: Mark Krasna, MD, “Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer”
February 5, 2007: Resident Research Competition

February 6, 2006: Resident Research Competition
January 16, 2006: Charles J. Yeo, MD, “Can We Improve Outcomes for Pancreatic Cancer”

October 10, 2005: Christopher M. Pezzi, MD, "Surgery in Thailand and the Philippines after the Tsunami"
May 2, 2005: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
March 7, 2005: Thomas E. Starzl, MD, PhD, "Historical Steps in Transplantation"
February 7, 2005: Resident Research Competition
January 3, 2005: Stanley Dudrick, MD, "The History of and Persistence and Ingenuity Required for the Development of TPN"

December 6, 2004: Daniel T. Dempsey, MD, "Quality Enhancement and Safety Improvement in Surgery in the Current Era"
November 1, 2004: Jeffrey Drebin, MD, "Pancreas Cancer - The End of the Beginning"
October 4, 2004: Panel Discussion with Chairs of Surgery (Drs. Daniel Dempsey, Larry Kaiser, William Meyers, Herbert Cohn and John Kukora)
May 3, 2004: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
April 14, 2004: Conjoint Meeting with the New York Surgical Society
March 1, 2004: Thomas Cataldo, MD, "Forward Surgical Unit in Baghdad"
February 2, 2004: Resident Research Competition
January 5, 2004: Thomas V. Whalen, MD, "General Surgery Residencies"

December 1, 2003: Stephen Dunn, MD, "Pediatric Transplantation"
November 3, 2003: Stephen M. Cohn, MD, ""Is Blood Obsolete?"
October 3, 2003: Robert Buckman, MD, "Surgeons' Actively Evolving Technology and Patents"
April 9, 2003: Conjoint Meeting with the New York Surgical Society
February 3, 2003:
January 6, 2003: L.D. Britt, MD, "Graduate Medical Education at the Crossroads"

December 2, 2002: Larry Kaiser, MD, "Thoracic Surgery for a Neurologic Disease"
November 4, 2002: Yank D. Coble, Jr., MD, "The Medical Malpractice Crisis: Patient Safety & Access to Care"
April 10, 2002: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 4, 2002: "Panel Discussion: Current Trends in Surgical Education and Practice of Surgery"
February 4, 2002: Resident Research Competition
January 7, 2002: Gary Dunnington, MD, “Management of Time and Priorities in the Practice of Surgery”

November 26, 2001: Michael Acker, MD, "Surgical Treatment of Heart Failure, Contrasting it with Heart Transplantation"
November 5, 2001: Francis Rosato, MD and Clyde Barker, MD, "Reflection of Surgery in Philadelphia"
May 7, 2001: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon April 11, 2001: Conjoint Meeting with the New York Surgical Society
April 2, 2001: "Innovations in Surgical Education - 2001: A Surgical Education Odyssey"
February 5, 2001: Resident Research Competition
January 8, 2001: Monica Morrow, MD, "Recent Progress in Breast Cancer"

December 4, 2000: Stanley Trooskin, MD, "Parathyroid Surgery-How Minimal is Enough"
November 6, 2000: Donald Dafoe, MD, "Pancreatic Transplantation-Recent Developments"
October 2, 2000: Charles Hewitt, Ph.D., "Surgical Research: Academic Collaboration with Private Industry"
May 1, 2000: Conjoint Meeting with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter of the American College of Surgeon
April 5, 2000: Millennium Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 6, 2000: Judah Folkman, MD, "Tumor Angiogenesis"
February 7, 2000: Resident Research Competition
January 3, 2000: Keith Calligaro, MD, "Endovascular Surgery"

April 7, 1999: Conjoint Meeting with NY Surgical Society
March 1, 1999: Resident Research Competition
February 1, 1999: Anthony Comerota, MD, "Carotid Artery Disease"; Keith Calligaro, MD, "Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease"; Dr. Ernst, "Renovascular Hypertension"
1999: Resident Research Competition
December 6, 1999: Ali Naji, MD, PhD, "Transplantation: Art and Science of Surgery"
November 1, 1999: Marshall Schwartz, MD, "Short Bowel Syndrome"
October 4, 1999: Alan Shurict, MD, Mike Chen, MD, and Steven Marra, MD, "Minimally Invasive Surgery"

November 2, 1998: Symposium on Inflammatory Bowel Disease
May 4, 1998: Paul Ebert, MD, "The Role of the College in the Twenty-First Century"
April 20, 1998: Resident Research Competition
February 2, 1998: Charles C. Wolferth, MD, "Management of Massive Incisional Hernias: Observations, Thoughts, and Personal Prejudices"
January 4, 1998: Francis Rosato, MD, "Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer Metastasis to the Liver"

February 7, 1997

May 1, 1995: 
February 6, 1995: Stephen F. Lowry, MD, Samuel D. Gross Prize Winner, "Mediators of Severe Inflamation"


March 9, 1994: Conjoint Meeting with the NY Surgical Society

December 7, 1987
November 2, 1987
October 5, 1987
May 4, 1987
March 11, 1987
February 2, 1987
January 15, 1987

May 7, 1934
April 2, 1934
March 5, 1934

December 4, 1933
November 6, 1933
October 2, 1933
May 1, 1933
March 6, 1933

December 5, 1932
November 7, 1932
October 3, 1932
April 4, 1932
January 4, 1932

May 4, 1931
April 6, 1931

December 1, 1930
November 3, 1930
October 6, 1930
May 5, 1930
April 7, 1930
March 3, 1930
February 13, 1930
January 7, 1930

December 2, 1929
November 4, 1929
October 7, 1929
May 7, 1929
April 1, 1929
February 4, 1929
January 8, 1929

December 3, 1928
November 5, 1928
October 1, 1928
May 14, 1928
April 2, 1928
March 5, 1928
January 16, 1928

December 5, 1927
November 7, 1927
October 10, 1927
May 2, 1927
April 4, 1927
March 7, 1927
February 7, 1927
January 3, 1927

December 6, 1926
November 1, 1926
October 4, 1926
May 3, 1926
April 5, 1926
March 1, 1926
January 4, 1926

November 2, 1925
October 5, 1925
May 8, 1925
April 6, 1925
March 2, 1925
February 2, 1925
January 5, 1925

December 1, 1924
November 3, 1924
October 6, 1924
May 5, 1924
April 7, 1924
February 4, 1924
January 7, 1924

December 3, 1923
November 5, 1923
October 1, 1923
May 7, 1923
April 2, 1923
March 5, 1923
February 5, 1923
January 8, 1923

December 4, 1922
November 6, 1922
October 9, 1922
May 8, 1922
April 3, 1922
March 6, 1922
February 6, 1922
January 9, 1922

December 5, 1921
October 3, 1921
May 2, 1921
April 4, 1921
March 7, 1921
February 7, 1921
January 3, 1921

December 8, 1920
November 1, 1920
October 4, 1920
May 10, 1920
April 5, 1920
March 1, 1920
January 5, 1920

December 1, 1919
November 3, 1919
October 6, 1919
May 5, 1919
April 17, 1919
March 13, 1919
February 13, 1919

December 12, 1918
April 4, 1918
March 7, 1918
January 7, 1918

December 3, 1917
November 5, 1917
October 1, 1917
May 7, 1917
April 2, 1917
March 5, 1917
February 5, 1917
January 8, 1917

December 4, 1916
November 6, 1916
October 2, 1916
May 8, 1916
April 13, 1916
March 6, 1916
February 7, 1916
January 3, 1916

December 6, 1915
November 1, 1915
October 4, 1915
May 3, 1915
April 5, 1915
March 1, 1915
February 1, 1915
January 4, 1915

December 7, 1914
November 2, 1914
October 5, 1914
May 4, 1914
April 6, 1914
March 2, 1914
February 2, 1914
January 5, 1914

December 1, 1913
November 3, 1913
October 6, 1913
May 5, 1913
March 3, 1913
February 3, 1913
January 6, 1913

December 2, 1912
November 4, 1912
October 7, 1912
May 6, 1912
April 1, 1912
March 4, 1912
February 5, 1912
January 8, 1912

December 4, 1911
October 2, 1911
May 1, 1911
April 3, 1911
March 6, 1911
February 6, 1911
January 16, 1911

December 5, 1910
November 7, 1910
October 3, 1910
April 25, 1910
April 4, 1910
March 7, 1910
February 7, 1910
January 3, 1910

December 6, 1909
November 1, 1909
October 4, 1909
May 3, 1909
April 5, 1909
March 1, 1909
February 1, 1909
January 4, 1909

December 7, 1908
November 2, 1908
October 5, 1908
June 1, 1908
May 4, 1908
April 6, 1908
March 2, 1908
February 3, 1908
January 6, 1908

December 2, 1907
November 4, 1907
October 7, 1907
May 6, 1907
April 1, 1907
March 4, 1907
February 4, 1907
January 7, 1907

December 3, 1906
November 5, 1906
October 1, 1906
June 4, 1906
May 7, 1906
April 2, 1906
March 5, 1906
February 5, 1906

December 4, 1905
November 6, 1905
October 2, 1905
June 5, 1905
May 1, 1905
April 3, 1905
March 6, 1905
February 6, 1905

December 5, 1904
November 7, 1904
October 3, 1904
May 2, 1904
April 4, 1904
March 7, 1904
February 1, 1904
January 4, 1904

December 7, 1903
November 2, 1903
October 5, 1903
May 11, 1903
April 6, 1903
March 2, 1903
February 2, 1903
January 5, 1903

December 1, 1902
November 3, 1902
May 5, 1902
April 7, 1902
March 3, 1902
February 3, 1902
January 3, 1902

December 2, 1901
November 4, 1901
October 7, 1901
May 6, 1901
April 1, 1901
March 4, 1901
February 4, 1901
January 7, 1901

December 3, 1900
November 5, 1900
October 1, 1900
June 4, 1900
May 7, 1900
April 2, 1900
March 5, 1900
February 1900
January 8, 1900

December 4, 1899
November 6, 1899
May 1, 1899
April 3, 1899
March 6, 1899
February 6, 1899

December 5, 1898
November 7, 1898
October 3, 1898
June 6, 1898
May 2, 1898
March 8, 1898
February 7, 1898

December 6, 1897

December 7, 1896
October 5, 1896
June 1, 1896
February 3, 1896
January 6, 1896

November 4, 1895
October 7, 1895
March 4, 1895
February 4, 1895
January 7, 1895

December 3, 1894
November 5, 1894
October 1, 1894
June 4, 1894
May 7, 1894
April 2, 1894
March 5, 1894
February 5, 1894

November 6, 1893
October 2, 1893
May 1, 1893
April 3, 1893
March 6, 1893

October 5, 1885

December 4, 1882
June 6, 1882

December 5, 1881
November 7, 1881

November 1, 1880
April 5, 1880