Thu, Aug 13|
Inside the Operating Room: An Academic Surgeon's Journey
Re-watch the Latino Surgical Society for the inaugural Inside the Operating room webinar series.
Time & Location
Aug 13, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
About the Event
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Join the Latino Surgical Society for the inaugural Inside the Operating room webinar series. We are honored to share a conversation with Dr. Carlos Fernandez-Del Castillo in which we will explore his successful journey in academic medicine. Dr. Fernandez-Del Castillo is the Director of the pancreas and biliary surgery program and Clinical Co-director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Center at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and a Professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Fernandez-Del Castillo has mentored many surgeons over his illustrious career. Co-Sponsored by the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership, Harvard Medical School & the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Diversity and Inclusion
Dr. Fernandez-del Castillo is the director of the pancreas and biliary surgery program and clinical co-director of the GI cancer center at the MGH, as well as professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School. He is a widely recognized expert in pancreatic and biliary surgery, and has authored over 350 publications on pancreatic cancer, cystic tumors of the pancreas, Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMN), neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors, acute and chronic pancreatitis. For several years he has performed the largest number of pancreatic resections in New England. He serves in the editorial board of many journals, including Annals of Surgery and Pancreatology, and is a past president of the American Pancreatic Association.