March 16 - 19, 2020

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Faculty

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2019 MISS Faculty

 

Executive Director

 

PHILIP R. SCHAUER, MD
Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Director, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
 

 

Colon Program Co-Director

 

Bradley R. Davis, MD
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair
Surgical Education
Surgery Care Division
Atrium Health
Charlotte, North Carolina
 

 

Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Co-Director

Stacy A. Brethauer, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Program Director
Bariatric Surgery Fellowship
Medical Director Supply Chain Management
Cleveland Clinic
Director of Bariatric Surgery
Fairview Hospital
Quality Officer, DDSI
Past-President
American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Foregut Program Co-Director

Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS
President Elect, SAGES
Professor of Surgery
Professor & Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs
Chief, Division of Bariatric
Foregut & Advanced GI Surgery
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

 

Hernia Program Co-Director

 

Guy R. Voeller, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, Tennessee

 

Metabolic/Bariatric Program Co-Directors

 

John B Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin
Professor
Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute
Melbourne, Australia

Bruce M. Wolfe, MD
Professor of Surgery
Oregon Health and Science University
Past-President
ASMBS
Portland, Oregon

 

Colon Faculty

 

Bradley R. Davis, MD
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair
Surgical Education
Surgery Care Division
Atrium Health
Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Jamie A. Cannon, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Colorectal Cancer Service Line
Program Director, Colorectal Residency
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

 

Todd D. Francone, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCRS
Chief, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Director, Robotic Surgery
Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Associate Chair, New Technology & Innovation
Staff Surgeon
Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Tufts Medical School
Newton, Massachusetts

 

Matthew G. Mutch, MD
Chief, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Solon and Bettie Gershman Chair of  Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri

 

Ian M. Paquette, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio

 

 

Hernia Faculty

 

Igor Belyansky, MD
Director of Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Program
Chief of General Surgery
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Annapolis, Maryland

 

B. Todd Heniford, MD, FACS
Professor and Chief
Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Department of Surgery
Carolinas Medical Center
Carolinas HealthCare System
Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Ajita Prabhu, MD
Hernia Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Michael Rosen, MD
Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Guy R. Voeller, MD
Hernia Program Co-Director
Professor of Surgery
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, Tennessee

 

 

Foregut Faculty

 

Steven P. Bowers Jr, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida
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Marina S. Kurian, MD
Director
New York Minimally Invasive Surgery PLLC
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
NYU Langone Health
New York, New York

 

Aurora D. Pryor, MD
MISS Foregut Program Co-Director
President Elect, SAGES
Professor of Surgery
Professor & Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs
Chief, Division of Bariatric
Foregut & Advanced GI Surgery
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

 

 

William O. Richards, MD
Chair and Professor
Department of Surgery
University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Mobile, Alabama

 

John H. Rodriguez, MD
Director of Surgical Endoscopy
Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

James C. Rosser, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of Central Florida
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Jacob School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at University of Buffalo
Orlando, Florida

 

 

Enhanced Recovery Faculty

 

Stacy A. Brethauer, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Program Director
Bariatric Surgery Fellowship
Medical Director Supply Chain Management
Cleveland Clinic
Director of Bariatric Surgery
Fairview Hospital
Quality Officer, DDSI
Past-President
American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Stephanie B. Jones, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesia
Harvard Medical School
Vice Chair of Education
Department of Anesthesia
Critical Care Pain Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts

 

David Liska, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Colorectal Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Michael W. Manning, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina
 

 

Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD
Medical Director, Clinical Research Unit
Associate Professor of Surgery
Duke University Medical School
Durham, North Carolina

 

April Smith, PharmD, BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Creighton University and CHI Immanuel Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

 

 

Metabolic/Bariatric Faculty

 

Ali Aminian, MD
Staff Surgeon
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

 

Robin P. Blackstone, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Arizona School of Medicine Phoenix
Perioperative Medical Director
Banner University Medical Center/ Banner Health
Past President
ASMBS
Phoenix, Arizona

 

Stacy A. Brethauer, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Program Director
Bariatric Surgery Fellowship
Medical Director Supply Chain Management
Cleveland Clinic
Director of Bariatric Surgery
Fairview Hospital
Quality Officer, DDSI
Past-President
American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Daniel Cottam, MD
Bariatric Surgeon
Bariatric Medicine Institute
Salt Lake City, Utah

 

 

Eric J. DeMaria, MD
ASMBS President-Elect
Professor and Chief
General and Bariatric surgery
East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina

 

John B Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin
Professor
Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute
Melbourne, Australia

 

Neil Floch, MD
Director of Bariatric Surgery
Western Connecticut Health Network
Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery
Frank Netter School of Medicine, Quinnipiac University
Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of Vermont School of Medicine
Director of Norwalk Hospital
Norwalk, Connecticut

 

Matthew M. Hutter, MD, MPH
Director
Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

 

Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Pediatric Surgery
University of Colorado, Denver
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora, Colorado

 

Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Vice Chair of Surgery
Office of Technology and Innovation
Chief, Minimally Invasive Surgical Services
Director of the Bariatric Program
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts

 

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD
Director
Obesity, Metabolism, and Nutrition Institute
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

 

Marina S. Kurian, MD
Director
New York Minimally Invasive Surgery PLLC
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
NYU Langone Health
New York, New York

 

Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr., MD
Physicians East
Greenville, North Carolina

 

Samer G. Mattar, MD, FACS, FRCS, FASMBS
Bariatric Surgeon
Swedish Medical Center
President
American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
Seattle, Washington

 

John Morton, MD, MPH
Chief
Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, California

 

Ninh T. Nguyen, MD
Chief of Gastrointestinal Division
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
Orange, California

 

Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery
CHI Memorial Hospital
Chattanooga, Tennessee

 

Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS
MISS Foregut Program Co-Director
President Elect, SAGES
Professor of Surgery
Professor & Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs
Chief, Division of Bariatric
Foregut & Advanced GI Surgery
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

 

John H. Rodriguez, MD
Director of Surgical Endoscopy
Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

Joshua E. Roller, MD
Roller Weight Loss and Advanced Surgery
Fayetteville, Arkansas

 

 

James C. Rosser, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of Central Florida
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Jacob School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at University of Buffalo
Orlando, Florida

 

Philip R. Schauer, MD
Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Director, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
 

 

Bruce D. Schirmer, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, Virginia

 

Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Director
Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

 

Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH
Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs
Department of Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

 

Erik B. Wilson, MD, FACS
Professor & Director
UTHealth
McGovern Medical School
Houston, Texas

 

 

Bruce M. Wolfe, MD
Metabolic/Bariatric Program Co-Director
Professor of Surgery
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

 

     

 

 

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