Demetrius E. M. Litwin, MD (5/9/18)
The ICS-US Section House of Delegates elected Dr. Demetrius E. M. Litwin from Worcester, Massachusetts as the US Section's 2020 President during their Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois on April 26, 2018. Dr. Litwin currently serves as the US Section Treasurer and will become the President-Elect on January 1, 2019. Dr. Litwin has been extremely active since joining the College as a member of the Canadian Section. He served as the President of the Canadian Section in 1997 and 1998. He subsequently came to practice here in the United States and transferred his ICS membership in 1999. He became active in the US Section leadership as a Regent in 2011 and was quickly elevated to positions such as Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and Chair of the Board of Regents prior to being elected as the 2020 President.
Demetrius E.M. Litwin, MD, MBA, is the Harry M. Haidak Distinguished Professor and Chairman of the University of Massachusetts Department of Surgery. He completed his General Surgery Residency at the University of Saskatchewan. He also completed a Surgical Endoscopy Fellowship at Toronto General Hospital as well as a Fellowship in Liver, Pancreas, and Biliary Tract Surgery at the University of Toronto. He arrived to the University of Massachusetts in 1997, rising to the rank of Professor of Surgery in 2002, the same year he was awarded his MBA. In 2002, he was appointed as the Chief of the Division of General Surgery, a position he held until he was appointed as Chairman of Surgery in 2004.
Congratulations Dr. Litwin!
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