Past Meeting Archive

2018 Fall Meeting September 27-29th, 2018

From Dr. Konstantin Umanskiy, ISS Secretary/Treasurer

Thank you for joining us in New Buffalo, Michigan for our Annual Fall Social Meeting. The weekend was a tremendous success- filled with gorgeous views of the lake, great company, fun excursions, and delicious food.

The meeting took place at the beautiful Harbor Grand Hotel. A warm thank you to all those who spoke and presented their work. Speakers included Dr. Richard Anderson, Dr. Steven Tsoraides, and Dr. Konstantin Umanskiy. After two mornings of Academic presentations, the group participated in afternoon social outings, including a tour of Journeyman Distillery, Bike and Paddle Board rentals, golf at Whittaker Woods Golf Club, and dinner at The Stray Dog Bar. The weekend concluded with the traditional President’s Dinner, held at Brewster’s Italian Café.

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2018 Spring Meeting April 29-30th, 2018

From Dr. Konstantin Umanskiy, ISS Secretary/Treasurer

Thank you for joining us at The University of Chicago Medicine for our Annual Spring Meeting. The weekend was a tremendous success- filled with magnificent weather, great company, excellent speakers, and delicious food.

The meeting took place at The University of Chicago’s Center for Care and Discovery, with invited speakers and faculty from the Department of Surgery. Dr. Lawrence Gottlieb, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Burn and Complex Wound Center at UChicago, gave the keynote address on Monday April 30th. A warm thank you to all those who spoke and presented their work.

This year’s Annual meeting was held in partnership with the Illinois Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. They held their Annual Resident Abstract Competition on Sunday April 29th and joined us for a wonderful evening at Lawry’s “The Prime Rib” for the President’s Dinner.

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