2017 Research Day and Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society Meeting

The event's keynote speaker will be Adil Haider, MD, MPH, Kessler Director of the Center for Surgery and Public Health at Brigham and Women's Hospital, whose talk is entitled "Healthcare Outcomes: Should What You Look Like or Who You Love Matter?"

When Jun 16, 2017
from 11:30 AM to 07:00 PM
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For this year's Second Annual Research Day and Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society Meeting the UNC School of Medicine's department of surgery will partner with the Womack Society. The event will feature didactic and informational sessions, “meet the professor” sessions, and oral and poster presentations with best presentation awards. The Colin G. Thomas Jr. Lecturer will be delivered by Dr. Adil Haider.

Adil Haider, MD, MPH, FACS
is an active trauma and critical care surgeon, prolific researcher, and the Kessler Director for the Center for Surgery and Public Health (CSPH), a joint initiative of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.He is also the deputy editor of JAMA Surgery and holds numerous leadership positions. Dr. Haider is credited with uncovering racial disparities after traumatic injury and establishing the field of trauma disparities research. He is regarded as one of the foremost experts on health care inequities in the United States.

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