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Tag: thank you

Gender Disparities Affect Us All

By Ines C. Lin, MD For National Women’s History Month, I would like to recognize some of our female leaders in the American Society of Surgery of the Hand: Dr. Marybeth Ezaki, former ASSH president, and Drs. Amy Ladd, Jennifer Wolf, Tamara Rozental, Jennifer Waljee, and Amy Moore, who represent the 13% of Bunnell Traveling […]

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Mentors and Heroes

By Renata V. Weber, MD, FACS Women of influence in hand surgery would not be complete without mentioning Dr. Susan Mackinnon. She is a trailblazer. She was, until recently, the chief of plastic surgery at Washington University. She holds numerous patents, NIH grants, a fully established basic science research lab. She has a past president of […]

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What I Focus On

By Jennifer Wozniczka, MD My perspective as a female hand surgeon who has been in practice for about four years now is to simply say a “thank you” to all the women surgeons who led the way and who have made my path a whole lot easier to navigate by providing examples of what women […]

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Thank You To Dr. Tom Grossman

By Orvis H. Chitwood, III, MD Throughout the years of practice, both in the military and in the civilian world, I have encountered many individuals who have helped to shape my career and my character through either their guidance, actions or example. There is one individual who stands out among all the others. That person was […]

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Thank You To My Mentor, Dr. James B. Bennett

By Mehmet Demirtas, MD Dr. James B. Bennett, whom I met in 1994 in Turkey, when he came for a meeting as a guest speaker, was a mentor by whom I had been inspired spiritually and conceptually. On his visit to Turkey, I was honored by him accepting me as a visiting surgeon in 1995 at […]

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Thank You To The Women Of Hand Surgery

By Kathleen McKeon, MD Thank you to the women of hand surgery who came before me. Paving that road must have been lonely and uncomfortable. I have been in practice for four years. I am the first female surgeon in a large private practice all-orthopedic group in the deep South. I am just over five […]

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Thank You Letter To Dr. Peter C. Amadio

Full Title: Thank you letter to Dr. Peter C. Amadio, who was my mentor when I researched in Mayo Clinic from March 2014 to September 2015 By Kosuke Uehara, MD Dear Dr. Amadio, I really appreciate your help and support regarding our projects when I researched in Mayo Clinic. You gave me lots of guidance to solve […]

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