At the Top
In its biennial guide of the Madison area’s best physicians, Madison Magazine named 30 Department of Surgery faculty members 2014 Top Docs. You can read the entire list and about the methodology online at Madison Magazine. Congratulations to these surgeons for making the list:
Greg Hartig, MD
Michael Sloan, MD
Surgery, Plastic & Reconstructive
Michael Bentz, MD
James Maloney, MD
Lee Faucher, MD, will begin a two-year term as UWHC Medical Staff president and chair of the UWHC Medical Board, which makes recommendations to the UWHC Board of Directors regarding medical staff membership.
Dan Ostlie, MD, was elected second vice president of the International Pediatric Endosurgery Group, an organization with members from 52 countries that is dedicated to advancing minimally invasive surgery or therapy in children and adolescents. This election will lead to Dr. Ostlie’s presidency in 2017.
Susan Thibeault, PhD, CCC–SLP, will serve on the Graduate School Academic Planning Council (GSAPC) for 2014-2015. The GSAPC advises the dean on policy and budgetary planning, and annually proposes a Research Assistant rate for the next school year.