November 13 – 14, 2015
B.J. Hancock, MD
Board of Regents
The American College of Surgeons
ACS: Update 2015

November 14 – 15, 2014
Andrew L. Warshaw, MD
President, American College of Surgeons
Surgeon in Chief Emeritus
Massachusetts General Hospital
W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Where is our Profession Going? A view from The American College of Surgeons

Stephen F. Brenton
President
WI Hospital Association
Wisconsin Healthcare – Big Challenge, Big Opportunities

November 8 – 9, 2013
John E. Hedstrom, JD
Deputy Director, Division of Advocacy and Health Policy
Partners in Advocacy – The ACS Washington Office and ACS Fellows

November 2 – 3, 2012
Patricia L. Turner, MD
Director of Member Services
The American College of Surgeons
Chicago, IL

November 4 – 5, 2011
David Hoyt, MD
Executive Director
The American College of Surgeons
Chicago, IL
American College of Surgeons: Looking Forward to 2012

November 5 – 6, 2010
Mark Malangoni, MD
Professor of Surgery
Case Western Reserve University of Medicine
Metro Health Medical Center
Cleveland, OH
Recent Activities of the American College of Surgeons: A Report and Discussion

November 6 – 7, 2009
Clifford Ko, MD
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
New Initiates in ACS – NSQIP

November 7 – 8, 2008
Thomas C. Russell, MD
Executive Director
The American College of Surgeons
Chicago, IL
Healthcare Reform and Updates from ACS

October 19 -20, 2007
Paul Friedmann, MD
Second Vice President
American College of Surgeons
Chicago, IL
ACS Update: the Competencies in the Framework of Maintenance of Certification

October 29 – 30, 2004
Thomas C. Russell, MD
Executive Director
American College of Surgeons
Chicago, IL

October 25 – 26, 2002
Jack R. Pickleman, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of General Surgery
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, IL

October 24 – 25, 1997
First joint meeting of The Wisconsin Surgical Society and the Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

John Weigelt, MD
Vice Chair of Surgery
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, MN
Re-Engineering Trauma Care

Peter Angelos, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
Managed Care: A challenge for Surgical Ethics

Glenn Markus
Socioeconomic Consultant
Leesburg, VA
Changing Directions in Health Care Policy and Politics: Implications for Surgeons

September 16 – 17, 1994
Warren H. Williamson, MD
Lahey Clinic
Burlington, MA
Current Concepts Concerning the Nature and Treatment of Barrett’s Esophagus and Its complications

April 16 – 17, 1993
David S. Mulder, MD
Surgeon in Chief
Montreal General Hospital
Professor of Surgery
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Innovative Technology in Surgery – How Would Beaumont See It?

September 25 – 26, 1992
Thomas G. Peters, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Florida
Jacksonville, FL
Organ Transplantation: Cost Effective?

November 8 – 9, 1991
Robert J. Baker, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
Medical Center of Delaware
Wilmington, DE
Blood Component Therapy in Critically Ill Surgical Patients

September 14 -15, 1990
Robert E. Soper, MD
Professor of Surgery
Director of Pediatric Surgery
University of Iowa Hospitals
Iowa City, IA
Hirschsprung’s Disease – The and Now

September 15 – 16, 1989
Arthur D. Boyd, MD
Professor of Surgery
New York University Medical Center
New, NY
Thoracic Trauma

September 16 – 17, 1988
Edward Paloyan, MD
Professor of Surgery
Stritch School of Medicine
Loyola University
Chicago, IL
Thyroid Surgery in the 80’s and Beyond

September 18 – 19, 1987
Martin A. Adson, MD
Professor of Surgery
Mayo Medical School
Rochester, MN

September 19 – 20, 1986
David Fromm, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
State University of New York
Upstate Medical Center
Syracuse, NY
Which Operation for Peptic Ulcer?

September 13 – 14, 1985
Mortimer J. Buckley, MD
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Coronary Surgery: A Reasonable Choice

September 14 – 15, 1984
Jeremiah G. Turcotte, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Surgical Aspects of Pancreatic Disease

September 9 – 10, 1983
Gilbert S. Campbell, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Arkansas School of Medicine
Little Rock, AR
Esophogeal Problems

September 10 – 11, 1982
Jeremiah G. Turcotte, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Portal Hypertension: Progress and Problems in 1982

September 11 – 12, 1981
Edwin L. Kaplan, MD
Department of Surgery
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Diseases of the Adrenal Gland

September 13, 1980
Colin G. Thomas, Jr., MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC
Advances in the Treatment of Chronic Pancreatitis and Pseudocepts

September 14 – 15, 1979
Norman Thompson, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI
Evaluation and Management of the Solitary Thyroid Nodule

September 15 – 16, 1978
Michael Eisenberg, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
Surgical Management of Benign Gastric Ulcer

September 9 – 10, 1977
Oliver H. Beahrs, MD
Professor of Surgery
Mayo Medical Center
Rochester, MN
Treatment of Cancer of the Colon and Rectum

September 10 – 11, 1976
Thomas J. Krizek, MD
Professor of Surgery
Yale University
New Haven, CT
Management of the Contaminated Wound: Bed Sores and Bad Sores

Operating Room Factors in Infection

September 12 – 13, 1975
George E. Block, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

September 13 – 14, 1974
William J. Fry, MD
Department of Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Renovascular Hypertensions

September 15 – 16, 1973
Mr J. S. Loughridge, MD, FRCS
The Management of Casualties During the Belfast Disturbances

Raleigh R. White, MD
Group Practice – An Insider’s View

September 15 – 16, 1972
Robert E. Condon, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa
Anatomy and Techniques of Posterior Repair Inguinal Hernia

May 14, 1970
Edgar Gordon, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Wisconsin
Epidemiology and Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease

September 19, 1970
V. D. E. Smith, MD
The Great Outdoors – A Surgeon’s Experience

May 15, 1969
Oliver H. Beahrs, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
The Value of Radical Neck Dissections in the Management of Head and Neck Cancer

A Practical and Metaphysical Demonstration of Viscial Acuity Versus Manual Dexterity

May 16, 1968
John S. Najarian, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of Minnesota

September 2, 1968
Mr. Donald Anderson
Editor, WI State Journal
Medicine and the Press

Robert E. Condon, MD
Department of Surgery
University of Illinois
Iatrogenic Problems in Surgery

May 11, 1967
William H. Sewell, MD
Guthrie Clinic
Sayre, PA
Controversial Aspects of Myocardial Re-Vascularization

Randolph M. Ferlie, MD
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN

September 15 – 16, 1967
David P. Boyd, MD
Lahey Clinic
Boston, MA

May 12, 1966
Michael De Bakey, MD
The Regional Centers Program on Heart Disease, Cancer and Stroke

Surgical Considerations in Cerebrovascular Insufficiency

September 10, 1966
John L. Keeley, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
Stritch School of Medicine
Loyola University
Chicago, IL

May 6, 1965
Alton Ochsner, MD
Surgical Treatment of Ulcerative Disease of the Stomach and Duodenum

May 13, 1964
Robert T. Tidrick, MD
Primitive Surgery in the Midlands

Prognosis and Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Malformations

September 12, 1964
Orvar Swenson, MD
Children’s Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL
Recent Advancements in Pediatric Surgery

May 9, 1963
Ivan D. Baronofsky, MD
New Parts for Old

September 13 – 14, 1963
Richard Varco, MD
Department of Surgery
University of Minnesota
Surgical Treatment of Common Duct Structures

Norman Becker, MD
Fond du Lac, WI
Observation on Surgery and Allied Subjects in the Soviet Union

May 10, 1962
Chester B. McVay, MD
Abdominal Incision – A Philosophy

September 15, 1962
F. John Lewis, MD
Science in Surgery

May 4, 1961
Owen H. Wangensteen, MD
Chief of Surgery
University of Minnesota Medical School
Gastrointestinal Intubation

Dr. J. Martin Klotsche
Provost
University of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

May 5, 1960
Mr. C. W. A. Falconer
Edinburgh, Scotland
Personal Experiences with Medical Education in Scotland

September 16 – 17, 1960
Combined meeting with the WI Society of Internal Medicine

Leo P. Kroll, MD
Joslin Clinic
Boston, MA
Middleton Lecture: The Impact of Early Diabetes on Future Medical and Surgical Problems

May 7, 1959
Clifford D. Benson, MD
Detroit, MI
Benign and Malignant Abdominal Masses in Infancy and Childhood

September 19, 1959
O. Theron Clagett, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

May 8, 1958
Mark M. Ravitch, MD
Landmarks in Pediatric Surgery

September 18 – 19, 1958
Edwin H. Ellison, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Marquette University School of Medicine
Milwaukee, WI
Medicine – A Godly Heritage

May 8, 1957
Leland S. McKittrich, MD
The Training of a Surgeon

September 21, 1957
John Z. Bowers, MD
Dean, University of Wisconsin
Medicine Around the World

May 2, 1956
Grantley Taylor, MD
Keeping Abreast of the Breast Controversy

April 16, 1955
Assistant Secretary, American College of Surgeons
Medical Ethics

September 10, 1955
Robert Murphy, LL.B.
The Lawyer Looks at Medicine

September 17 – 18, 1954
Ormand C. Julian, MD
Chicago, IL
Surgical Diseases of the Aorta

September 12, 1953
Col. Joseph R. Schaeffer, M.C.
The Present Plan for the Utilization of Surgeons in the Army

September 13, 1952
Evarts A. Graham
Washington University Medical School
St. Louis, MO

September 22, 1951
Clifford D. Benson
Detroit, MI
Surgery in the New Born

Raymond W. Mc Nealy, MD
Chicago, IL
Carcinoma of the Colon

September 16, 1950
Frank B. Berry, MD
New York, NY
Research and Development Program of the U.S. Army Medical Department

September 17, 1949
Geza de Takats, MD
Chicago, IL
Emergency Treatment of Acute Vascular Occlusions

May 15, 1948
Nathan A. Womack. MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
Biopsy of the Liver

Richard Varco, MD
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
St. Paul, MN
The Surgical Treatment of Certain Congenital Anomalies of the Heart and Great Vessels

September 18, 1948
Ovid O. Meyer, MD
Madison, WI
Use of Anticoagulants in the Treatment of Thrombosis and Embolism

May 15, 1947
Claude Dixon, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Management of Certain Lesions in the Colon

November 15, 1946
Frederick A. Coller
Professor of Surgery
University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, MI