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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The UNC Department of Surgery’s second annual Research Day and Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society Meeting will take place on Friday, June 16, 2017. Continuing with showcasing the Department’s outstanding work from last year, the day-long event will feature a session on academic success, oral and poster presentations from residents and medical students, and an awards reception hosted by the Womack Alumni Society at the Carolina Inn.

The Nathan A. Womack Distinguished Visiting Professor will be Adil Haider, MD, MPH, FACS.

Dr. Haider 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. 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 healthcare inequities in the United States.

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