The Association of Women Surgeons (AWS), founded in 1981, is a not-for-profit educational and professional organization. With over 2,000 members, both women and men, AWS is one of the largest organizations dedicated to enhancing the interaction and exchange of information between women surgeons.
What a positive representation of the UB Surgery Program!
UB was well represented at the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Resident Papers’ Competition in Cooperstown, NY. Pictured are Dr. Michael Ernst (Urology), Dr. Jane Zhao, Dr. William Flynn, Dr. Reinier Narvaez and Dr. Brian Quaranto (Surgery).
Six residents were honored with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award during the 16th annual Student Clinician Ceremony. Resident awardees were selected based on the honorees’ demonstration of commitment to teaching and compassionate treatment of patient and families, students and colleagues.
Dr. Neha Lad was a leading author on an article recently published in the Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons; titled ‘Paradigms to Facilitate Autonomy in Resident Education‘.