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 Directors:

Karen Kim Evans, MD

Karen Kim Evans, MD

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
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

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

Stephen R. T. Evans, MD, FACS

Stephen R. T. Evans, MD, FACS

MedStar Health
Columbia, MD

Kenneth L. Fan, MD

Kenneth L. Fan, MD

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

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

Ajita Prabhu, MD

Digestive Disease Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Lerner College of Medicine
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

Mission Cancer Center
Mission Health
University North Carolina School of Medicine
Asheville, NC

Guy R. Voeller, MD

Guy R. Voeller, MD

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