• Congratulations to the 2023-2024 SAAS Visiting Professors!
  • Zhi Fong, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS Junior Faculty Award!
  • Radhika Rastogi, MD is the recipient of the 2024 Esther Tsai Sugg Award for the highest scoring SAAS abstract to 2024 Academic Surgical Congress!
  • Christy Chai, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS-SUS Mid-Career Award!
  • Areeba Saif, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-AWS Resident Research Travel Award!
  • Raja Narayan, MD, MPH is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship!
  • Jeremy Chang, MD is the winner of the 2023 SAAS Annual Meeting Travel Award!
  • Russell Woo, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-SUS Leadership Agility Program Scholarship!

Past Officers

2021 – 2022

President
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

Secretary-Elect
Daniel Chu, MD, MSPH
University of Alabama at Birmingham

President-Elect
Susan Tsai, MD, MHS
Medical College of Wisconsin

Treasurer
Tejal Brahmbhatt, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Secretary
Eugene Kim, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Recorder
Ankush Gosain, MD, PhD
University of Colorado

2020 – 2021

President
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin

Treasurer
Tejal Brahmbhatt, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

President-Elect
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

Recorder
Ankush Gosain, MD, PhD
University of Colorado

Secretary-Treasurer
Eugene Kim, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

2019 – 2020

President
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin

Treasurer-Elect
Tejal Brahmbhatt, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

President-Elect
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

Recorder
Ankush Gosain, MD, PhD
University of Colorado

Secretary-Treasurer
Eugene Kim, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

2018 – 2019

President
Jennifer Tseng, MD, MPH
Boston Medical Center

Recorder
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

President-Elect
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin

Secretary-Treasurer
Eugene Kim, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

2017 – 2018

President
Nipun Merchant, MD
University of Miami

Recorder
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

President-Elect
Jennifer Tseng, MD, MPH
Boston Medical Center

Secretary-Treasurer
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin

2016 – 2017

President
Paul Kuo, MD
University of South Florida

Secretary-Treasurer
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin

Recorder
Allan Tsung, MD
The University of Virginia

2015 – 2016

President
Kenric Murayama, MD
University of Hawaii

Secretary-Treasurer
Tracy Wang, MD, MPH
Medical College of Wisconsin