New England Surgical Society
New England Surgical Society

Spring 2012 Newsletter

Spring 2012 Newsletter
» Presidentís Message
» Editorís Corner
» Notice of 2012 Annual Meeting and Call for Abstracts
» Photo Highlights from 2011 Annual Meeting
» 2011 Annual Meeting Presentation Awards
» New Members Elected in 2011
» Summary of the 2011 Annual Business Meeting
» Notice of 2012 Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day

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Presidentís Message
Thomas F. Tracy, Jr, MD, President NESS
Thomas F. Tracy, Jr, MD
I have been waiting to write the newsletter, waiting for that school shutting, traffic disrupting, plow busting, and ski celebrating snow storm. Usually with some big winter weather New England surgeons demonstrate our capabilities to arrive at the hospital to care for urgent and emergent cases and keep the ball rolling in our communities. It just never happened. It seems as though, what the calendar called Ďwinterí went extremely well and with the help of man-made snow even the New England ski economy didnít take a huge hit. More...

Editorís Corner
Bruce J. Leavitt, MD
Bruce J. Leavitt, MD
Living in New England provides us with great seasonal variation. Our fall was one to remember. October brought wonderful colors to our hills. Novemberís sun and warmth was like no other year I can recall. I only used my snowblower once during the entire winter. March brought a week of 80 degree weather. April started out cold, but now the tulips are rising and spring is officially here.
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Notice of 2012 Annual Meeting and Call for Abstracts
NESS Annual Meeting

The NESSí 93rd Annual Meeting will take place September 21-23, 2012, at the Samoset Hotel in Rockport, Maine. The abstract submission site is now open; the deadline for submissions is Monday, May 7, 2012. For the 2012 Annual Meeting, a new, fourth presentation type, Specialty Session, has been added. Parallel sessions on Pediatric and Thoracic specialties are being considered, with the length and time of these sessions to be determined by the number and quality of abstracts submitted from each specialty. More...

Photo Highlights from 2011 Annual Meeting


View photo highlights from the 2011 Annual Meeting.

2011 Annual Meeting Presentation Awards
View the award winning presentations.

New Members Elected in 2011
View the names of those NESS members newly elected in 2011.

Summary of the 2011 Annual Business Meeting
The 2011 Annual Business Meeting was held on Sunday, September 25th, in the Grand Ballroom of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. More ...

Notice of 2012 Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day
The 19th Annual Surgical Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day will take place Friday, May 4, 2012, at the Keller Auditorium of the University of Connecticut Health Center. Per NESS By-Laws, attendance at the spring Research Presentation Day meets the Societyís active participation requirement, so please consider attending the 2012 program! More Ö