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RAS-YFA Hangout: Meet Pediatric and Cardiothoracic Surgery

Join RAS/YFA Hangout for a casual conversation with medical students and others interested in a career in Pediatric and Cardiothoracic Surgery.  This month, we are launching a new format; during the hour-long hangout, attendees will have the opportunity to attend one or both breakout rooms to discuss these unique surgical specialties.

Hosted by Anthony Villano, MD, RAS Membership Committee Member

Monday, February 7 | 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm CT

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Pediatric Surgery

Discussion Topics

  • Preparing for a career in Pediatric Surgery
  • Working and living as a Pediatric surgeon in a positive and healthy way
  • Types of cases a Pediatric Surgeon would encounter
  • Barriers and opportunities for training in Pediatric Surgery
  • Future directions in Pediatric Surgery

Discussion Leaders

Afif Kulaylat, MD
Asst. Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Penn State College of Medicine
RAS Liaison to the Pediatric Surgery Advisory Council

Shannon Castle, MD, FACS, FAAP
Pediatric Surgeon, Trauma Medical Director
Valley Children’s Hospital, Madera, CA
Assistant Professor, UCSF-Fresno
YFA Liaison to the Pediatric Surgery Advisory Council

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Discussion Topics

  • Preparing for a career in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Working and living as a Cardiothoracic surgeon in a positive and healthy way
  • Types of cases a Cardiothoracic surgeon would encounter
  • Barriers and opportunities for training in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Future directions in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Discussion Leaders

J. Nathan Mynard, MD, 
Resident Physician, New York
Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center
RAS Liaison to the Cardiothoracic Advisory Council

Evgeny Arshava, MD, FACS
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
YFA Liaison to the Cardiothoracic Advisory Council

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Please register for this event.  After registering, you will receive login details.

Questions? Contact us at RASnews@facs.org or youngfellows@facs.org

Hosted by the Resident and Associate Society and the Young Fellows Association of the American College of Surgeons