Author bios continued
DR. PUSIC (p) is a plastic surgeon,
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer
Center, New York, N Y.
DR. SAMRA (q) is assistant professor
of surgery and assistant program
director, division of trauma and critical
care surgery, department of surgery,
Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center, Shreveport.
MR. SUTTON (r) is Manager, State
Affairs, ACS Division of Advocacy and
Health Policy, Washington, DC.
DR. TEMPLE (s) is professor of surgery
and chief, division of colorectal surgery,
University of Rochester Medical Center, N Y.
DR. VEERAMACHANENI (t) is a
thoracic surgeon and medical director
of thoracic surgery, University of
Kansas Hospital, Kansas City.
MS. WARD (u) is quality improvement
specialist, Beth Israel Deaconess
Medical Center, Boston, MA.
DR. WHITACRE (v) is a breast surgeon in
Tucson, AZ, and the American Society of
Breast Surgeons’ advisor to the ACS General
Surgery Coding and Reimbursement
Committee and to the AMA Relative Value
Scale Update Committee. He is alternate
advisor to the AMA CPT Editorial Panel
and a member of the National Quality
Forum’s convened Measure Applications
Partnership Clinician Workgroup.
DR. WIGLE (w) is professor of surgery, chair
of division of thoracic surgery, department
of surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester.