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Session Code: PS231
Date and Time of Session: Tuesday, October 2;   04:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Title: Nobel Prize Winning Surgeons
Description: The origin and types of Nobel Prizes awarded annually will be discussed. Brief biographical information will be presented on 8 of 10 surgeons receiving Nobel Prizes in Medicine or Physiology. The varied careers,and contributions of Charles B Higgins and Joseph E. Murray, the two American surgeons who have received Nobel Prizes, will be highlighted.
CME Credit Hours: 1.50
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General Surgery (GEN)
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Advisory Council for General Surgery
Program Participants
Moderator David V. Feliciano, MD, FACS, Indianapolis, IN
Co-Moderator William P. Schecter, , MD, FACS, San Francisco, CA
Origins, Types, and Surgeon Winners of the Nobel Prizes--1909-1990
David V. Feliciano, MD, FACS, Indianapolis, IN
Charles B. Huggins, MD, FACS--Nobel Prize Winner, 1966
Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD, FACS, Chicago, IL
Joseph E. Murray, MD, FACS--Nobel Prize Winner, 1990
Michael J. Zinner, MD, FACS, Boston, MA
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