Please plan on joining us May 18 - 22, 2016 in exciting Palm Beach, Florida for the 36th Annual meeting of the Surgical Infection Society
The SIS is dedicated to educating members and providing educational opportunities to future researchers and practitioners.
SIS 36th Annual Meeting
Four SeasonsPalm Beach, FLMay 18-21, 2016
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Heather L. Evans, MD, MS, FACS, Giana Davidson, MD and E. Patchen Dellinger, MD at UW are Co-investigators on a new PCORI grant to investigate non-operative treatment of appendicitis.
Philip S. Barie, MD and Giana Davidson, MD quoted in NY Times article on antibiotics for appendicitis.
New England Journal publishes landmark trial by Dr. Sawyer and other investigators from the SIS demonstrating that antibiotic therapy can be limited in patients with intra-abdominal infection.
Dr. Marc Jeschke, chairman of the Scientific Studies Committee, reviews this inportant roundtable discussion from leading members of the SIS. Topics addressed include patient factors such as obesity and diabetes, bowel preparation, choice of antimicrobial agents, and the economic cost of SSIs. A critical read for anyone involved in the peri-operative care of the surgical patient...
After eight years in private practice providing trauma, critical care, and general surgery, I find myself transitioning back to a more academic practice. My hope is to reconnect with academics, teaching and research. My interests are in surgical infection in particular as it pertains to the intensive care unit environment.
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