Faculty

Conference Chair:

Parag Bhanot, MD, FACS

Parag Bhanot, MD, FACS

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Georgetown Center for Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Hernia Surgery
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

Course Directors:

Karen Kim Evans, MD

Karen Kim Evans, MD

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

William W. Hope, MD

William W. Hope, MD

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Wilmington, NC

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD, FACS

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD, FACS

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH

2021 Faculty:

Yewande Alimi MD, MHS

Yewande Alimi MD, MHS

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

Vedra A. Augenstein, MD, FACS

Vedra A. Augenstein, MD, FACS

Carolinas Health Care System - Atrium Health
Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, NC

Igor Belyansky, MD, FACS

Igor Belyansky, MD, FACS

Anne Arundel Medical Center
Annapois, MD

Jeffrey A. Blatnik, MD

Jeffrey A. Blatnik, MD

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Kenneth L. Fan, MD

Kenneth L. Fan, MD

MedStar Health Research Institute
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.

John P. Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS

John P. Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS

Presbyterian Medical Center
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

B. Todd Heniford, MD

B. Todd Heniford, MD

Carolinas Hernia Center
Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, NC

Stephen J. Kovach III, MD

Stephen J. Kovach III, MD

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD

Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD

Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, OR

Brent D. Matthews, MD

Brent D. Matthews, MD

Atrium Health
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Mary Anne Obst, RN, BSN, CCRN, CWON

Mary Anne Obst, RN, BSN, CCRN, CWON

Regions Hospital
Level I Trauma Center
St. Paul, MN

Eric M. Pauli, MD, FACS, FASGE

Eric M. Pauli, MD, FACS, FASGE

Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

Ajita Prabhu, MD

Ajita Prabhu, MD

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

J. Scott Roth, MD, FACS

J. Scott Roth, MD, FACS

UK Good Samaritan Hospital
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY

Guy R. Voeller, MD

Guy R. Voeller, MD

University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Memphis, TN