Department of Surgery Leadership

DEPARTMENT LEADERSHIP

William "Barry" Inabnet III, MD, MHA, FACS

The Johnston-Wright Endowed Professor and Chair of Surgery

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Patrick McGrath, MD, FACS

Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs

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Mark Evers, MD, FACS

Vice-Chair for Research

Director, Markey Cancer Center

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Erik Q. Ballert, MD, FACS

Vice-Chair for VA Affairs

Chief of Surgical Services, Lexington VA Medical Center

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TBA

Vice-Chair for Education


TBA

Vice-Chair for Global Surgery

Crystal F. Totten, MD

Co-Chair, Surgery Task Force on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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Prakash Pandalai, MD

Co-Chair, Surgery Task Force on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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DIVISION CHIEFS & DIRECTORS

Andrew Bernard, MD, FACS

Acute Care Surgery/Trauma/Surgical Critical Care

Medical Director, Trauma

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Michael Sekela, MD, FACS

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Surgical Director, Heart Transplant

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J. Scott Roth, MD, FACS

General, Endocrine, and Metabolic Surgery (GEMS)

Director, Center for Advanced Training & Simulation

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John M. Draus, MD, FAAP, FACS

Pediatric Surgery

Chief Medical Officer,

Kentucky Children's Hospital

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David B. Drake, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Director, Hand Surgery

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Roberto Gedaly, MD, FACS

Transplantation

Director, UK Transplant Center

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Dan Davenport, PhD

Health Outcomes and Optimal Patient Services (HOOPS)

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