WOMEN IN SURGERY LUNCHEON


Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS

Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS is now the Chair of the Department of Surgery at UCSF and holds the Leon Goldman, MD Distinguished Professorship in Surgery. Dr. Sosa was most recently Professor of Surgery and Medicine (Oncology) at Duke University, where she served as Chief of Endocrine Surgery and Director of the Surgical Center for Outcomes Research, as well as Leader of the Endocrine Neoplasia Diseases Group and Co-Leader of the Solid Tumor Therapeutics Program at the Duke Cancer Institute. She assumed the Chair of the Department of Surgery at UCSF as of April 1, 2018,

Her clinical interest is in endocrine surgery, with a focus in thyroid cancer. She is an NIH-funded investigator and author of more than 280 peer-reviewed publications and 50 book chapters, largely focused on outcomes research, health care delivery, hyperparathyroidism, and thyroid cancer, with a focus on clinical trials. Dr. Sosa is Treasurer of the American Thyroid Association (ATA) and serves on the Board of Directors/Executive Council of the ATA, International Thyroid Oncology Group, and Society of Surgical Oncology, as well as practice guidelines committees for the ATA, NCCN, and American Association of Endocrine Surgeons. She is the Editor-in-Chief of World Journal of Surgery.

She has mentored more than 70 students, residents, and fellows. Dr. Sosa was born in Montreal and raised in upstate New York. She received her AB at Princeton, MA at Oxford, and MD at Johns Hopkins, where she completed the Halsted residency and a fellowship.

The Women in Surgery Luncheon will take place Saturday, May12, 2018 during the Annual Scientific Meeting and has an additional event fee of $25.00.  Select this exciting event when you register for the meeting!

rescheduled meeting info

Hyatt Regency Spa & Resort
Indian Wells May 11-12, 2018

Links will be made live as details become available.

See you in Indian Wells, CA!