International College of Surgeons
United States Section
2015 Executive Council

President
Uretz John Oliphant, MD
General & Trauma Surgery
Urbana, IL

President Elect
Michael J. Jacobs, MD
Surgical Oncology
Birmingham, MI

Immediate Past President
Ari O. Halldorsson, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Lubbock, TX

Secretary
Francis J. Podbielski, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Chicago, IL

Treasurer
Chand Ramaiah, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Nashville, TN

Vice President & Chair, Board of Regents
Andrew Klein, MD
Transplantation
Los Angeles, CA

Secretary, Qualifications Council & Chair, Council of Spec. Groups
Demetrius E.M. Litwin, MD
General Surgery
Worcester, MA
 

Other Members of the Executive Council

Vice Presidents
Domingo T. Alvear, MD
Pediatric Surgery
Harrisburg, PA

Quyen D. Chu, MD
General Surgery
Shreveport, LA

W. Craig Clark, MD
Neurological Surgery
Eads, TN

Maxime J.M. Coles, MD
Orthopaedic Surgery
Coffeyville, KS

Anthony N. Dardano, Jr., DO
Plastic Surgery
Boca Raton, FL

Sharmila Dissanaike, MD
General Surgery
Lubbock, TX  

Clara Raquel Epstein, MD
Neurological Surgery
Boulder, CO

Zaki-Udin Hassan, MD
Anesthesiology
Lexington, KY

Phillips Kirk Labor, MD
Ophthalmology
Grapevine, TX 

Dixon Santana, MD
Vascular Surgery
Lubbock, TX

M. Hosein Shokouh-Amiri, MD
Transplantation
Shreveport, LA

Thavam C. Thambi-Pillai, MD
Transplantation
Sioux Falls, SD

Jacob Varon, MD
Plastic Surgery
Belaire, TX 

Sivamainthan Vithiananthan, MD
General Surgery
Providence, RI

Representatives at Large
Arno  A. Roscher, MD
Pathology
Chatsworth, CA

Frank P. Bongiorno, MD
Trauma Surgery
Murfreesboro, TN

Chair, Qualifications Council
Marco A. Pelosi III, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Bayonne, NJ

 

Council of Surgical Specialty Group Chairs

CHAIR, COUNCIL OF SURGICAL SPECIALTY GROUPS
Demetrius Litwin, MD

ANESTHESIOLOGY CHAIR
Zaki-Udin Hassan, MD

GENERAL SURGERY CHAIR
Demetrius E.M. Litwin, MD

NEUROSURGERY CHAIR
Clara Raquel Epstein, MD

OBGYN CHAIR
Marco A. Pelosi III, MD

ONCOLOGY CHAIR
Quyen D. Chu, MD

OPHTHALMOLOGY CHAIR
Phillips Kirk Labor, MD

ORTHOPAEDIC CHAIR
Maxime JM Coles, MD

ORTHOPAEDIC VICE-CHAIR
Alfonse E. Pino, MD

PATHOLOGY CHAIR
Arno A. Roscher, MD

PEDIATRIC CHAIR
Domingo T. Alvear, MD

PLASTIC SURGERY CO-CHAIR
Anthony N. Dardano, Jr., DO

PLASTIC SURGERY CO-CHAIR
Jacob Varon, MD

RADIOLOGY CHAIR
Horacio R. D’Agostino, MD

THORACIC CHAIR
Francis J. Podbielski, MD

TRANSPLANT CHAIR
M. Hosein Shokouh-Amiri, MD

TRAUMA CHAIR
Sharmila Dissanaike, MD

UROLOGY CHAIR
Arnold J. Willis, MD

VASCULAR CHAIR
Dixon Santana, MD
 

Territorial Regents
Great Lakes - Uretz Oliphant, Urbana, IL
North-Central - Clara Raquel Epstein, Boulder, CO
Southeast – W. Craig Clark, Eads, TN
South - Jacob Varon, Belaire, TX
West – James Bauer, Florence, OR