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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY June 2016 | Archived Issues

Gewertz Lectures About Innovation and Leadership

Bruce Gewertz, MD

Bruce L. Gewertz, MD

Bruce L. Gewertz, MD, surgeon-in-chief and chair of the Department of Surgery, delivered four lectures across the country in May.

They were:

  • Sustaining Fulfillment in Work and Life. Jonathon Towne Lecture, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, May 10.
  • Management of Carotid Artery Disease. Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, May 11.
  • The Best Medicine: Leadership Lessons for Work and Life. Maja and Frank Moody State-of-the-Art Lecture, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, San Diego, May 23.
  • Fostering Innovation in Healthcare: Can We Balance Academic Values, Venture Capital and Conflicts of Interests? Annual Visiting Professor, Harvard-Longwood T32 Training Program in Vascular Biology, Boston, May 31.

Gewertz also holds the Harriet and Steven Nichols Distinguished Chair in Surgery. He is vice president of Interventional Services and vice dean of Academic Affairs.