New England Surgical Society
New England Surgical Society

Late Winter 2016 Newsletter

Late Winter 2016 Newsletter
» President's Message
» Editor’s Corner
» Self-Nominations
» Recorders’ Message
» Centennial Celebration Committee Message
» Notice of 2016 Annual Meeting and Call for Abstracts
» Notice of 2016 Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day
» Foundation News, including Scholars Research Grant
» NESS Job Board
» 2016 Dues Renewal
» Photo Highlights from 2015 Annual Meeting
» 2015 Annual Meeting Presentation Awards
» Summary of the 2015 Annual Business Meeting

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President's Message
Michael Zinner, MD, President NESS
Michael Zinner, MD
It was truly an honor to have assumed the Presidency of the New England Surgical Society during the 96th Annual Meeting recently held in Newport, Rhode Island. I truly appreciate the opportunity that the members have bestowed upon me to serve our Society in this capacity. More...

Editor’s Corner
Bruce J. Leavitt, MD
Bruce J. Leavitt, MD
This is my 19th and last New England Surgery Society Editor’s Column. Time certainly has flown by since I raised my hand at an executive committee meeting in 2006 when my predecessor, Dr. Ed Walworth, informed the committee that he was stepping down as editor. More...

Self-Nominations

Self-nominations are currently being accepted for the position of Newsletter Editor. In addition to overseeing the publication of the semi-annual Newsletters, the Editor is invited to all meetings of the Executive Committee, which convenes three times a year, in January via conference call, in May in conjunction with the Annual Surgical Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day, and at the Annual Meeting.

If you are interested in this position, please send a bio sketch to the Society Administrator by March 15, 2016, by clicking on the button below.

Click Here to Send Your Self-Nomination


Recorders’ Message
Walter E. Longo, MD, Recorder NESS
Walter E. Longo, MD
I would like to thank the outgoing Recorder and our new Vice President Richard Barth, for an outstanding job in his previous role as Recorder. His vision for our Society’s publication process has been steadfast. More...

Centennial Celebration Committee Message
Dear NESS Members,

The Centennial Celebration Committee was formed a few years ago, and was tasked to develop an ongoing Archive for our Society, and also to prepare for the Celebration of our 100th Anniversary. We have made considerable progress in the creation of an accessible Archive. More...

Notice of 2016 Annual Meeting and Call for Abstracts
2016 Annual Meeting and Call for Abstracts
The NESS’ 2016 Annual Meeting will take place September 16-18 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The abstract submission site is now open; the deadline for submissions is April 4, 2016. Should the NESS receive enough abstracts from a particular specialty (or specialties), the Society will schedule a Specialty Session, the focus of which will be determined by the number and quality of abstracts submitted. More...

Notice of 2016 Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day
2016 Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day
The 23rd Annual Surgical Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day will take place Friday, May 13, 2016, at the Waltham Woods Conference Center within the Massachusetts Medical Society Headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts. The abstract submission deadline is Wednesday, March 23, 2016. More...

Foundation News, including Scholars Research Grant
The purpose of the New England Surgical Scholars Foundation is to provide educational and research support for the NESS. During the past year, David McAneny was appointed as the Massachusetts representative on the Board of Directors, while John Welch served as President and Charles Salem as Secretary-Treasurer. More...

NESS Job Board
The NESS reminds you to check out its Job Board, where you will find all of the best surgery jobs in New England and beyond, in one place. More...

2016 Dues Renewal
Make sure you remain a part of this vibrant Society by renewing your dues online today! The NESS Executive Committee also strongly encourages Senior members to continue to pay their voluntary dues—especially those still in active practice. More...

Photo Highlights from 2015 Annual Meeting
View photo highlights from the 2015 Annual Meeting.

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2015 Annual Meeting Presentation Awards
View the recipients of the Resident and Best Poster Presentation Awards from the 2014 Annual Meeting, supported by the NESS Scholars Foundation. More...

Summary of the 2015 Annual Business Meeting
The 2015 Annual Business Meeting was held on Sunday, September 27th, in the Grant Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Newport, in Newport, Rhode Island. More...