Department sponsors 26th Annual Refresher Course & Update in General Surgery

The Washington University Department of Surgery presents the 26th Annual Refresher Course & Update in General Surgery on Thursday through Saturday, February 22-24, 2018 at The Ritz Carlton in St. Louis, Mo.

Course Chairs
Steven R. Hunt, MD
Maria B. Majella Doyle, MD

Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018
Updates in Hernia Surgery and Introduction to Robotic Hernia Repair
and the
Eugene M. Bricker Visiting Lecture in Surgery, 5 p.m.,

Eric P. Newman Education Center

“The Surgeon / CEO – Taking Lessons From the Operating Room to the C-Suite…and Back Again”
John G. Hunter, MD, FACS, Guest Lecturer
Oregon Health Science University, Portland, Oregon

Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 22-24, 2018
See online schedule

The course is designed for general and specialty surgeons and non-surgical physicians interested in the following surgical areas: gastroenterology, skin cancer, hernia, breast cancer, colorectal, hepatobiliary, robotic, and trauma and critical care surgery. The intended result of this live activity is improvements in competence, performance and patient care.