Monday, March 19, 2012

OHSU History of Medicine Society lecture: "Evolution in the Management of Splenic Injury"

“Evolution in the Management of Splenic Injury"

Guest speaker: Mark Malagoni, MD, FACS

Monday, April 2, 2012

Public lecture: 12:15pm
Refreshments served at noon
Location: Old Library Auditorium

Mark A. Malangoni, MD, FACS is Associate Executive Director of the American Board of Surgery and Professor of Surgery at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Malangoni received an undergraduate degree in Zoology from Indiana University and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is a member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons and is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Committee on Trauma of the College. Dr. Malangoni has authored or co-authored more than 170 peer-reviewed articles and 40 book chapters. His research interests include surgical infections, the management of abdominal injuries, and the pathophysiology and consequences of hemorrhagic shock and surgical education. He is a member of the editorial boards for the American Journal of Surgery, Annals of Surgery, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Surgery, Surgical Infections, and the World Journal of Emergency Surgery. Among the numerous honors and awards he has received for teaching and professional service are the prestigious Kaiser-Permanente Award for Excellence in Teaching from Case Western Reserve University and Distinguished Service Awards from the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Surgeons and the CWRU Department of Surgery.

The lecture is free and open to the public. If you have a disability and need an accommodation to attend or participate in this event please contact Maija Anderson (503-418-2287) at least five business days prior to the event.

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