DR. FOBI (j) is a general surgeon, Carson,
CA, and is affiliated with several hospitals,
including Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles; and
Mohak Bariatric and Robotics Surgery
Centre and Sri Aurobindo Medical College
and Post Graduate Institute, Indore, India.
MR. FRANKEL (k) is Manager, International
Chapter Services and Special Initiatives, ACS
Division of Member Services, Chicago, IL.
DR. GAGNER (l) is professor of surgery,
Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine,
Florida International University,
Miami, and senior consultant, Hôpital
du Sacré-Coeur, Montreal, QC.
DR. GROVER (m) is associate
professor, surgical oncology, Virginia
Commonwealth University, Richmond.
DR. HELD (n) is a fourth-year postgraduate
general surgery resident, U.S. Navy
Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA. She is
a member, ACS Resident and Associate
Society Education Committee.
DR. HIGA (o) is clinical professor, head
of minimally invasive and bariatric
surgery, Fresno Heart and Surgical
Hospital, and University of California
San Francisco (UCSF), Fresno.
DR. HISCOCK (p) is assistant clinical
professor, University of British
Columbia (BC), Manitoba, and BC
provincial representative, Canadian
Association of General Surgeons.
DR. IASCONE (q) is professor of surgery,
Sapienza University of Rome.
DR. KOTHARI (r) is director, department
of bariatric and minimally invasive surgery,
Gundersen Health System, La Crosse, WI.
DR. KUY (s) is deputy chief medical
officer, South Central Veterans Affairs
Health Care Network, U.S. Department
of Veterans Affairs, Houston, TX.
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