Department of Surgery


May 2, 2018 -
7:30am to 2:00pm

Simmons Lecture Speaker: Elliot l. Chaikof, MD, PhD, Surgeon-in-Chief, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Chair, Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Department of Surgery; Johnson and Johnson Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

May 12, 2018 (All day)

Clinical Management of Thyroid Nodules and Cancer in the Era of Molecular Testing

May 12, 2018 - 8:30am

Join UPMC Hillman Cancer Center for the 2018 AIM for the CURE Melanoma Walk. Registration is free, and each participant is encouraged to raise $50. All net proceeds from this event will support the Melanoma Program and tissue bank at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, benefiting those impacted by melanoma locally, regionally, and nationally.

May 23, 2018 - 3:30pm

Speaker: Daniel D. Von Hoff MD, FACP

May 24, 2018 (All day) to May 26, 2018 (All day)

This 2½ day joint international CME conference will include discussion, case presentations, and care demonstrations. Presenters from academic and clinical settings will cover such topics as extremity arterial diseases, aortic aneurysms, thoracic aortic diseases and dissection, carotid artery stenosis, varicose veins, and vascular ultrasound. A multidisciplinary panel of national and international speakers from vascular surgery, vascular medicine, cardiology, interventional radiology, and nephrology will provide a state of the art update on the treatment of vascular disease and discuss new innovations in the field. Questions and answer sessions, panel discussions, and a dedicated vascular ultrasound course will also be incorporated.