News, Special Recognition, and Awards
Dr. John A. Weigelt selected as a Giant of Parkland Surgery
Dec. 07, 2012 College News - John A. Weigelt, MD, Milton & Lidy Lunda/Charles Aprahamian Professor of Trauma, Professor of Surgery, Chief of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery, Associate Dean for Clinical Quality, and Medical Director of the Joint Quality Office, was selected by his peers as one of 18 Giants of Parkland Surgery. Parkland Hospital is located in Dallas and is affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, where Dr. Weigelt completed his surgical residency.
The 18 Giants of Parkland Surgery represent the most outstanding teachers and leaders in the history of the Parkland Hospital and the UT Southwestern Department of Surgery through the decades. Each person selected will have his or her name and photo included on a wall in the hospital that is visible by faculty, staff, students and residents.