News & Events
- 02.02.2015Dr. Ali AbuRahma to Speak at 3rd Annual Bergan Lecture
Dr. Ali Abu Rahma of West Virginia University will be the speaker at this year's Bergan lecture. The title of his talk will be "Improvement of carotid endarterectomy outcomes: My experience over three decades and Level I evidence." The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:00 AM in the Pritzker Auditorium (251 E. Huron, 3-506) as part of the Department of Surgery Grand Rounds.
- 11.20.2014Vascular Surgery T32 trainee, Dr. Kimberly Zamor was recently awarded
Vascular Surgery T32 trainee, Dr. Kimberly Zamor was recently awarded the 2014 Goldberg travel award. The $500 award allowed her to travel to the Western Surgical Association's annual meeting in Palm Spring where she presented her paper.
- 09.08.2014Andrew Hoel MD appointed Director of the Vascular Surgery Outcomes and Quality Improvement for the Division of Vascular Surgery
On September 1, 2014, Dr. Andrew Hoel was appointed the Director of Vascular Surgery Outcomes and Quality Improvement for the Division of Vascular Surgery. In this role, Dr. Hoel will be responsible for elevating the division’s already high standards of excellence in patient care. In addition to developing cogent patient care strategies for the division’s most commonly encountered clinical scenarios, he is actively involved with local, regional and national quality improvement efforts through the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative. This work culminates in increased awareness of patient outcomes within the division through a bi-weekly Quality Improvement review and provides opportunities for faculty and trainees to integrate quality improvement efforts into their daily practice.
The Division of Vascular Surgery provides care to patients with diseases of the arteries, veins, and lymphatic vessels. Resources include comprehensive ultrasound imaging and blood flow analysis techniques. The division has strong clinical, research, and education operations.
- Vascular Surgery Contact Info
Chief: Mark Eskandari, MD
Administrative Contact: Janet Goldstein
676 N. St. Clair St., Ste. 650
This page last updated Dec 12, 2014