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DOCTOR DAY 2021

We invite you to join the Wisconsin Surgical Society for the Annual Wisconsin Doctor Day at the State Capitol on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The Wisconsin Surgical Society is a sponsor of this event. This year’s Dr. Day will be a virtual event. Doctor Day 2021 Wednesday,...

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Spring 2019 Advocacy Blog Update

Amy E. Liepert, MD, FACS The Wisconsin Surgical Society participated in the 2019 Doctor Day at the Wisconsin State Capital on May 1st. Over 400 physicians and medical students participated in the event. WSS participants were: Amy E. Liepert, MD; Brian Lewis, MD;...

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DOCTOR DAY 2019

Join us on May 1, 2019, for Wisconsin Doctor Day. Registration is free for members of The Wisconsin Surgical Society. Click here for more information.

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Doctor Day 2018

The Wisconsin Surgical Society again participated in Doctor Day at the State Capital on January 30th. Approximately 450 physicians and medical students participated in the event.

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Spring 2017

Amy E. Liepert, MD, FACS The Wisconsin Surgical Society was again awarded an Advocacy Grant from The American College of Surgeons Health Policy and Advocacy Group (HPAG) to support and sponsor surgeon participation in the physician lobby day at the Wisconsin State...

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Annual Wisconsin Doctor Day – March 29 – Save the Date

Annual Wisconsin Doctor Day at the State Capitol is Wednesday, March 29th. The Wisconsin Surgical Society is a strong sponsor of this event. The WSS will hold a morning breakfast meeting in conjunction with Doctor Day to start at 8:30 am at the Monona Terrace. The...

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Fall 2016 Update

2016 has been an exciting (although other words might be inserted) political environment. We find ourselves in the midst, and final stride, of a tumultuous presidential campaign. Among the many, many issues (and non-issues) being debated, healthcare reform has...

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2016 Leadership and Advocacy Summit in Washington DC

April has come and gone – hopefully with it so has the rainy cold weather to make way for May flowers. April also brought a very important time of year for Surgical Health Policy Advocacy. The American College of Surgeons held the annual Leadership and Advocacy Summit...

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