News Archive

SBAS Members on the Move

Frederick D. Cason, MD, FACS, Orlando Kirton, M.D., Terry Fullum, M.D., Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D. … Read More »

Death of Dr. John Cordice

It was after a long day in the operating room and clinic that I settled at my desk to read my email when I learned of the death of a great friend, mentor, and hero—John W. V. Cordice, MD, FACS. Though he was 95 years of age the news came as a surprise because of my recent conversation with him by phone from New York (he had called me) and the absence of any immediately life-threatening condition at the time. … Read More »

SBAS Tribute

Our colleague, Keith Amos, passed away, suddenly, on June 17, 2013 in Edinburgh, Scotland, while on a Dr. Claude Organ, Jr. Travel Award from the American College of Surgeons. Keith was a treasured member of the academic surgical community. His colleagues and, especially, his patients, to whom he was truly dedicated, will sorely miss him. He was a caring doctor, an avid researcher, an engaged collaborator, and just, simply, a terrific human being. Although his time with us was brief, Keith has provided a legacy of excellence that will live in all of us who had the fortune of knowing him. … Read More »