New England Surgical Society
New England Surgical Society

Late Summer 2016 Newsletter

Late Summer 2016 Newsletter
» President's Message
» Editor's Corner
» 2016 Annual Meeting & Preliminary Program
» A Message from the Committee on GME & Candidate Membership
» New Members Elected in 2016
» NESS Job Board
» Foundation News, including Scholars Research Grant Awardee

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President's Message
Michael Zinner, MD, President NESS
Michael Zinner, MD

It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as the President of the New England Surgical Society this year. We are most grateful for all of your support and encourage your annual contributions towards the Foundation's sponsorship of its Scholars Research Grant, the ACS/NESS Health Policy and Management Scholarship to subsidize attendance and participation in the Executive Leadership Program in Health Policy Management held annually at Brandeis University, our Spring Resident and Fellow Research Presentation Day, the Nathan Smith Award, the Samuel Jason Mixter Lecture, and of course this year's Centennial Celebration. More...

Editor's Corner
Thomas J. Miner, MD
Thomas J. Miner, MD

After the anxiety over my position as Program Committee Chair subsided and the rush of a successful meeting had dissipated, I found myself a little bit sad as I drove home from last fall's NESS meeting in Newport, Rhode Island. I had come to enjoy my work on the Program Committee very much and felt a void as I realized that my term had ended. I am so grateful, therefore, to be given the opportunity to continue my relationship with this wonderful organization as Editor of the Newsletter. More...

2016 Annual Meeting & Preliminary Program

Join us for the 2016 Annual Meeting, September 16-18, at the Seaport Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts, at which the Society's Centennial will be celebrated. An exciting program has been assembled More...

A Message from the Committee on GME & Candidate Membership
The Committee on Graduate Medical Education and Candidate Membership has been hard at work over the last several months on many tasks of import to the membership. In keeping with our mission to provide a mechanism for the exchange of information and resources vital to our membership and residents/fellows in the region, the Committee Membership has engaged in ongoing discussions around physician wellness. More...

New Members Elected in 2016
Forty-One new Active & Candidate members were elected into the Society in 2016 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...

Foundation News, including Scholars Research Grant Awardee
The New England Surgical Scholars Foundation continues to actively support the NESS by providing funds for educational and research endeavors. During the past year, John Welch has served as President and Charles Salem as Secretary-Treasurer. More...