Leadership

National and International Organizations

Rebecca Aft, MD, PhD
L. Michael Brunt, MD
Jeffrey Lowell, MD
Professors of Surgery
Elected to American Surgical Association

Steven Brandes, MD
Professor of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery
President-Elect, Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons

Keith Brandt, MD
William G. Hamm Professor of Plastic Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Executive Director of the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Michael Brunt, MD
Chief, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery
President of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

William Chapman, MD
Eugene M. Bricker Professor of Surgery; Chief, Division of General Surgery and Section of Transplant Surgery
President, Western Surgical Association

Patrick Geraghty, MD
Professor of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery
President, Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society

Mary Klingensmith, MD
Mary Culver Distinguished Professor of Surgery; Vice Chair for Education
President, Association for Surgical Education

Daniel Kreisel, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery,Section of Thoracic Surgery; Director of Lung Transplantation
Chair, General Thoracic Biology Club, American Association for Thoracic Surgery

Jennifer Lawton, MD
Professor of Surgery, Section of Cardiac Surgery
Councilor, American Association for Thoracic Surgery

John Mazuski, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Section of Acute and Critical Care Surgery
President-Elect, Surgical Infection Society

Marc Moon, MD
John M. Shoenberg Chair in Cardiovascular Disease; Chief, Section of Cardiac Surgery
Secretary, American Association for Thoracic Surgery

G. Alexander Patterson, MD
Joseph C. Bancroft Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Editor, Annals of Thoracic Surgery

National and International Awards

Patrick Geraghty, MD
Professor of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery
Hero with a Heart Award, Marfan Foundation

William Gillanders, MD
Professor of Surgery, Vice Chair for Research
2015 Cancer Researcher of the Year, Gateway for Cancer Research

Bruce Lee Hall*, MD, PhD, MBA, and American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®)
John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award, The Joint Commission and National Quality Forum
*Professor of Surgery, BJC HealthCare Vice President for Patient Outcomes

H. Henry Lai, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery
Zimskind Award; Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction
Rising Star Award, American Urological Association

Matthew Mutch, MD
Chief, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Victor Fazio Editorial Award for work as contributing editor of Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

Mohamed Zayed, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery
Vascular Cures’ 2015 Wylie Scholar award, co-sponsored by the Society for Vascular Surgery

Washington University School of Medicine Awards

Bryan Meyers, MD, MPH
Patrick and Joy Williamson Chair in Cardiothoracic Surgery; Chief, Section of Thoracic Surgery
WUSM 2015 Distinguished Educator — House Staff Teaching Award

Community Awards

Arnold Bullock, MD
Alan A. and Edith L. Wolff Distinguished Professor in Urology
Lifetime Achiever in Health Care Award, St. Louis American