CONFERENCE AGENDA

Friday Schedule  (July 9, 2021)

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm​    Virtual Welcome Reception

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm​    MEACS Annual Business Meeting

5:30 pm - 6:15 pm​    American College of Surgeons Update

                                   Nancy Gantt, MD, FACS

6:15 pm - 6:30 pm​    Commission on Cancer Report

                                   Tim Fitzgerald, MD, FACS

6:30 pm - 6:45 pm​    Committee on Trauma Report

                                   Bruce Chung, MD, FACS

6:45 pm - 7:00 pm​    Maine Legislative Update

                                   Dan Morin

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm​    Break with Exhibitors

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm​    Member Roundtable Discussions

8:00 pm​                     Adjourn

Saturday Schedule  (July 10, 2021) 

7:30 am - 8:00 am​    Virtual Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 am - 9:00 am​    Surgical Emergencies: A Night on Call

Moderator: Bruce Chung, MD

Speakers: Joseph Caruso, MD; Laura Withers, MD; John Dreifus, MD, Amy Tan, MD 

9:00 am - 9:30 am​    American Board of Surgery Continuous Certification

                                  Tom Marshall, MD

9:30 am - 9:40 am​    Resident Research: Rib Fractures

                                  Laura Nicolais, MD

9:40 am - 9:50 am    Stretch Break

9:50 am - 10:00 am​   Medical Student Research: Pancreatic Cancer

                                  Abdimajid (Majid) Mohamed

10:00 am - 11:00 am​ Global Health Outreach

Speakers: Kartikey A. Pandya, MD; Elizabeth McLellan, RN, MSN, MPH; Girma Tefera, MD

11:00 am - 11:45 am​ Hernia Repair Update

                                  Heidi Miller, MD

11:45 am - 11:55 am​ Resident Research: Lower Extremity Revascularization

                                  Kunal Mehta, MD

11:55 am - 12:30 pm​ Virtual Lunch Break with Exhibitors

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm​  Diversity and Inclusion Issues

                                  Nasim Hedayati, MD

1:15 pm - 1:25 pm   ​ Resident Research: TBD

                                  Scha'chia Murphy, MD, MPH

1:25 pm - 1:35 pm   ​ Resident Research: TBD

                                  Adria Johnson, MD

2:00 pm​                    Closing Remarks & Adjourn

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