Faculty

Conference Chair:

Parag Bhanot, MD

Parag Bhanot, MD

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

Course Co-Directors:

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

Jeffrey E. Janis, MD

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH

Faculty:

Vedra A. Augenstein, MD, FACS

Vedra A. Augenstein, MD, FACS

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

Jeffrey A. Blatnik, MD

Jeffrey A. Blatnik, MD

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

Charles E. Butler, MD

Charles E. Butler, MD

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

John P. Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS

John P. Fischer, MD, MPH, FACS

University of Pennsylvania Health System
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

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

Eric M. Pauli, MD

Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

Ajita Prabhu, MD, FACS

Ajita Prabhu, MD, FACS

Cleveland Clinic Center for Abdominal Core Health
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, OH

J. Scott Roth, MD

J. Scott Roth, MD

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY

Sarah R. Sher, MD

Sarah R. Sher, MD

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
Washington, D.C.

Guy R. Voeller, MD

Guy R. Voeller, MD

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