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12th Annual Jonathan B. Towne Lectureship May 14-15

May 14, 2019 – May 15, 2019 MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL

Ronald Dalman, MD
Dr. Walter C. and Elsa R. Chidester Professor of Surgery
Chief, Stanford Vascular Surgery
Stanford University School of Medicine

About the presenter:
Dr. Dalman is Vice President (2018-2019) of the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS). Previously, he served as Program Chair of the SVS Vascular Annual Meeting. Dr. Dalman has directed Stanford Vascular Surgery since 2005. The Division comprises 18 medical and surgical faculty, providing diagnostic and surgical services at eight locations in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California. A Steering Committee Member of the Stanford Cardiovascular Research Institute (CVI), Dr. Dalman is Co-PI of the CVI's NHLBI T32 "Mechanisms and Innovation in Vascular Disease" training grant. His research laboratory studies the pathophysiology of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) disease, and is actively engaged in identifying and validating new treatment measures for AAA. For Stanford Medicine, Dr. Dalman serves as Associate Dean for Market Development, as well as Co-Director and Quality Officer for the Cardiovascular Health Destination Service Line.

Lectureship schedule:
Please note that resident attendance is mandatory at all Towne Visiting Professor events.

Tuesday, May 14
1:30-2:30 pm
Case Conference
MCW Hub for Collaborative Medicine, 1st Floor, A1015/A1035

2:45-3:45 pm
Rocking Chair Conference
MCW Hub for Collaborative Medicine, 1st Floor, A1015/A1035

4:00-5:00 pm
Jonathan B. Towne Lecture
“What Diabetes Can Teach Us About Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Disease”
MCW Hub for Collaborative Medicine, 1st Floor, A1015/A1035

Wednesday, May 15
7:30-8:30 am
Department of Surgery Grand Rounds
“Back to the Future: Secrets to Success in Academic Surgery”
Froedtert Hospital, 1st Floor, Helfaer Auditorium

Event Location

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
  • Hub for Collaborative Medicine, 1st Floor, A1015/A1035
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226
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