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OPPORTUNITY

Call for ACS Governor Nominations

Please join us in thanking Dr. Susan Pories for her years of service to ACS and AWS! As Dr. Pories is nearing the end of her final term, AWS is requesting interest in the ACS Governor position. Learn more and nominate yourself of another eligible member here. 

AWS COUNCIL

President:
Kandace McGuire, MD, FACS
 
President-Elect:
Salewa Oseni, MD, MPH, FACS
 
Vice President:
Marion Henry, MD, MPH, FACS, FAAP
 
Secretary:
Chantal Reyna, MD, FACS, FSSO
Treasurer:
Simone Betchen, MD, MBA, FACS
DEI Director:
Heather Yeo, MD, MHS, MBA, MS, FACS
Immediate Past President:
Marybeth Hughes, MD, FACS
 
Past President:
Elizabeth Shaughnessy, MD, PhD, FACS
 
ACS Governor:
Susan Pories, MD, FACS

AWS Foundation Chair:
Nancy Gantt, MD, FACS


AWS COUNCIL MEMBERS

#HeForShe Chair
Emilia J. Diego, MD, FACS
AJS Senior Editor:
Jennifer Plichta, MD, FACS
Clinical Practice Chair:
Lisa Reid, MD
Communications Co-Chair:
Kathleen Romanowski, MD
Communications Co-Chair:
Rachel Lovano, MD, FACS
Grants and Fellowships Chair:
Leah C. Tatebe, MD, FACS
Medical Student Chair:
Gopika SenthilKumar

Member Services Chair:
Gayle DiLalla, MD, FACS
National Recognition  Chair
Elizabeth Shaughnessy, MD, PhD, FACS
 
Outreach Committee Chair
Toni Beninato, MD, FACS
Publications Chair
Lisa Cannada, MD
Resident & Fellow Chair:
Brianna Spencer, MD

 

AWS LIASIONS

Association for Academic Surgery:
Christie Buonpane, MD
ACS Advisory Council for General Surgery:
Amy Vertrees, MD, FACS 
Vertrees
ACS Resident & Associate Society:
Patricia Martinez Quinones, MD, PhD
ACS Women in Surgery Committee (WiSC):
Stephanie Bonne, MD
Society of Asian Academic Surgeons (SAAS):
Sophie Dream, MD, MPH

Latino Surgical Society
(LSS):

Susana Vargas Pinto, MD, FACS

Society of Black  Academic Surgeons (SBAS):
Cassandra White, MD, FACS    

Association of Out Surgeons and Allies (AOSA):
     Alexis Moren, MD, MPH, FACS


AWS Executive Director

Executive Director:
Kelly Braniff, CAE, CFRE

 

 


AWS PAST PRESIDENTS

View AWS Past Presidents, dating back to 1981.