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SUS grant awards are designed to aid surgeon-scientists at critical points in their careers and support continued advances in a multitude of specialties.

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The Society of University Surgeons Mission: Supporting and advancing leaders in academic surgery.


2018 Presidential Address

2017 Presidential Address

Save the date for the 15th Annual Academic Surgical Congress
February 4-6. 2020


Introducing the SUS Blog “Leading Into the Future”

The Society of University Surgeons is proud to kick off its blog this week in conjunction with the 14th Annual Academic Surgical Congress. This joint meeting of the SUS and AAS began 14 years ago as the leaders of these leading academic surgical societies recognized the power of collaboration. The synergy between the two has […]

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Learn more about the 2019-2020 SUS Mid Career Award Winner! Clara Nan-hi Lee, MD, MPP, FACS Associate Professor Department of Plastic Surgery, College of Medicine Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health (by courtesy) Director of Women’s Academic Advancement, College of Medicine The Ohio State University Dr. Clara Lee is a […]

2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

The SUS Honors 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Layton “Bing” Rikkers, MD About the Lifetime Achievement Award The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) has awarded Layton F. Rikkers, MD, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the 2018 SUS Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Rikkers will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement […]

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