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DR. FANTUS (k) is vice-chairman,
department of surgery; medical director,
trauma services; and chief, section of
surgical critical care, Advocate Illinois
Masonic Medical Center. He is clinical
professor of surgery, University of Illinois
College of Medicine, Chicago, and Past-Chair, ad hoc Trauma Registry Advisory
Committee, ACS Committee on Trauma.
DR. FARMER (l) is a pediatric surgeon,
Pearl Stamps Stewart Professor
and chair, department of surgery,
University of California, Davis,
Health System, Sacramento. She is
Chair, ACS Board of Governors.
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DR. FERRADA (m) is associate professor of
surgery and director, surgical critical care
fellowship program, Virginia Commonwealth
University (VCU) School of Medicine;
and medical director, surgical and trauma
intensive care unit, VCU Health System,
Richmond, VA. She is a Councilor of the
Young Fellows Association ( YFA) of the ACS,
and President, Virginia Chapter of the ACS.
DR. VAZ FERREIRA (n) is
assistant professor, Faculdade de
Medicina, Universidade do Estado
do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil.
MR. FOX (o) is News Editor, ACS Division
of Integrated Communications, Chicago, IL.
MS. FRANCESCATTI (p) is Senior
Manager, ACS CRP, Cancer Programs,
Division of Research and Optimal
Patient Care, Chicago, IL.
DR. GRACIAS (q) is senior vice-chancellor,
clinical affairs, Rutgers Biomedical Health
Sciences, president and chair of Rutgers
Health Group, and professor of surgery,
Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson
Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ.
DR. HEALY (r) is Emeritus Gerald B. Healy
Chair in Otolaryngology, Boston Children’s
Hospital, MA, and professor of otology
and laryngology, Harvard Medical School,
Boston. He is a Past-President of the ACS.