General Surgery residents name 2017 award honorees
During the annual General Surgery Resident Roast last June, the resident classes named the following faculty and residents for 2017 awards.
Bobby C. Powell Award
Bobby Powell was a highly respected surgical house officer in this program. He was killed in a boating accident in 1976 during his third year.
Dr. Brent Hillard
Gordon L. Hyde Award
Named for Dr. Gordon “Gordy” Hyde, past Chief of Vascular Surgery and Emeritus Professor.
Dr. Jitesh Patel
Chief Residents’ Award
The graduating chiefs give this award to the faculty member who does the most to enhance the residents’ surgical skill.
Dr. J. Scott Roth
Ward O. Griffen Award
Named for our past chairman who is a leading surgical educator. This is presented by the chief residents in recognition of exemplary teaching.
Dr. Cortney Lee and