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May 17-19, 2019

MEACS Annual Meeting

Harborside Hotel, Bar Harbor, Maine

FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019   |   McMurtry Ballroom

1:00pm – 1:15pm        Opening Remarks - Amy Tan, MD, FACS

1:15pm – 2:00pm        Wellness Resources of the MPHP - Guy Cousins, LCSW, LADC, CCS, MPHP Director  Download Presentation

2:00pm – 2:45pm        Opiate Update: What Surgeons Need to Know - Eva Quirion, FNP, PhD  Download Presentation

2:45pm – 3:15pm          Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room

3:15pm – 3:45pm        CODA Trial Findings - Damien Carter, MD, FACS  Download Presentation

3:45pm – 4:00pm        New Skin Closure Technique - Kenneth Danielson, MD, FACS Download Presentation

4:00pm – 5:00pm        Rural Trauma Care: Update, Challenges and Discussion - Bruce Chung, MD, FACS  Download Presentation

5:45pm – 7:00pm   Welcome Reception with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room

Hors d’oeuvres & Refreshments  |   Dinner on your own

 

SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019     |     McMurtry Ballroom

6:00am – 7:30am        Committee on Applicants - Rockefeller Board Room

7:00am – 8:30am   Full Breakfast in the Club Dining Room

8:00am – 8:45am        American College of Surgeons: Update and Overview - Philip Caropreso, MD, FACS  Download Presentation

8:45am – 9:45am        Physician Finances: 5 Mistakes to Avoid - Michael Genetti, CLU, ChFC   Download Presentation

9:45am – 10:30am      Impacts of Frailty on Surgical Outcomes - Tim Fitzgerald, MD, FACS  Download Presentation

10:30am – 11:00am    Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room

11:00am – 11:45am    Commission on Cancer: Program Developments - Tim Fitzgerald, MD, FACS   Download Presentation

12:30pm – 6:00pm     Free Time - Hike with ACS or Explore Bar Harbor on your own

 

1:00pm – 3:30pm       Committee on Applicants - Rockefeller Board Room

5:45pm – 9:00pm  Reception and President’s Dinner in the Pool House Dining Room -Featuring JR Krevans, Jr., MD - Wilderness Search and Rescue Operations   Download Presentation

 

SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2019    |  McMurtry Ballroom

7:00am – 8:30am        Full Breakfast in the Club Dining Room

7:45am – 8:15am        MEACS Annual Business Meeting

8:15am – 9:00am        Resident Research

Nicole Heidt, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes)

Jack Vernamonti, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes) Download Presentation

Scha’chia Murphy, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes)  Download Presentation

9:00am – 10:00am      Rural Healthcare in Maine - Samer Sbayi, MD, MBA, FACS & Philip Caropreso, MD, FACS

10:00am – 10:30am    Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room

10:30am – 11:15am    Robotic Surgery - Benefits and Risks - Michelle Toder, MD, FACS  Download Presentation

11:15am – 12:15pm   Surgical Jeopardy - Residents v. Attendings

12:15pm – 12:30pm   Closing Comments - Amy Tan, MD, FACS

Harborside Reservations

Make your reservations today! The room block is open until April 25.

The beautiful Harborside Hotel is holding special rooms with water views for MEACS members and guests. Room rates are $179 (Island View) and $185 (Harbor View) plus tax - the resort fee has been waived! Included with your room is complimentary wireless internet, self and valet parking, full use of the facility gym, pool and hot tub, a $25 value. Make your room reservations by calling the Harborside Hotel at (800) 328-5033 or click here and use the group code 'MCACS2019".

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2019-05-17 2019-05-19 America/Detroit MEACS Annual Meeting FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019   |   McMurtry Ballroom 1:00pm – 1:15pm        Opening Remarks - Amy Tan, MD, FACS 1:15pm – 2:00pm        Wellness Resources of the MPHP - Guy Cousins, LCSW, LADC, CCS, MPHP Director  Download Presentation 2:00pm – 2:45pm        Opiate Update: What Surgeons Need to Know - Eva Quirion, FNP, PhD  Download Presentation 2:45pm – 3:15pm          Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room 3:15pm – 3:45pm        CODA Trial Findings - Damien Carter, MD, FACS  Download Presentation 3:45pm – 4:00pm        New Skin Closure Technique - Kenneth Danielson, MD, FACS Download Presentation 4:00pm – 5:00pm        Rural Trauma Care: Update, Challenges and Discussion - Bruce Chung, MD, FACS  Download Presentation 5:45pm – 7:00pm   Welcome Reception with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room Hors d’oeuvres & Refreshments  |   Dinner on your own   SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019     |     McMurtry Ballroom 6:00am – 7:30am        Committee on Applicants - Rockefeller Board Room 7:00am – 8:30am   Full Breakfast in the Club Dining Room 8:00am – 8:45am        American College of Surgeons: Update and Overview - Philip Caropreso, MD, FACS  Download Presentation 8:45am – 9:45am        Physician Finances: 5 Mistakes to Avoid - Michael Genetti, CLU, ChFC   Download Presentation 9:45am – 10:30am      Impacts of Frailty on Surgical Outcomes - Tim Fitzgerald, MD, FACS  Download Presentation 10:30am – 11:00am    Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room 11:00am – 11:45am    Commission on Cancer: Program Developments - Tim Fitzgerald, MD, FACS   Download Presentation 12:30pm – 6:00pm     Free Time - Hike with ACS or Explore Bar Harbor on your own   1:00pm – 3:30pm       Committee on Applicants - Rockefeller Board Room 5:45pm – 9:00pm  Reception and President’s Dinner in the Pool House Dining Room -Featuring JR Krevans, Jr., MD - Wilderness Search and Rescue Operations   Download Presentation   SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2019    |  McMurtry Ballroom 7:00am – 8:30am        Full Breakfast in the Club Dining Room 7:45am – 8:15am        MEACS Annual Business Meeting 8:15am – 9:00am        Resident Research Nicole Heidt, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes) Jack Vernamonti, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes) Download Presentation Scha’chia Murphy, MD, Maine Medical Center (15 minutes)  Download Presentation 9:00am – 10:00am      Rural Healthcare in Maine - Samer Sbayi, MD, MBA, FACS & Philip Caropreso, MD, FACS 10:00am – 10:30am    Networking Break with Exhibitors in the Club Dining Room 10:30am – 11:15am    Robotic Surgery - Benefits and Risks - Michelle Toder, MD, FACS  Download Presentation 11:15am – 12:15pm   Surgical Jeopardy - Residents v. Attendings 12:15pm – 12:30pm   Closing Comments - Amy Tan, MD, FACS Harborside Reservations Make your reservations today! The room block is open until April 25. The beautiful Harborside Hotel is holding special rooms with water views for MEACS members and guests. Room rates are $179 (Island View) and $185 (Harbor View) plus tax - the resort fee has been waived! Included with your room is complimentary wireless internet, self and valet parking, full use of the facility gym, pool and hot tub, a $25 value. Make your room reservations by calling the Harborside Hotel at (800) 328-5033 or click here and use the group code 'MCACS2019". Download a Printer Friendly Registration Form.   Harborside Hotel, Bar Harbor, Maine