Series date: 
07/01/2022 - 7:00am CDT to 06/30/2023 - 4:00pm CDT

Please check the individual session for location or broadcast availability.  



Series Director

James Suliburk, MD

Series Co-Director

Michele Loor, MD

Target Audience and Needs

Surgeons, advanced practice providers, fellows, residents, and medical students in various surgical specialties and subspecialties need to receive regular updates on advances in surgical care and clinical practices.  Novel technologies and procedures will be examined as means to improve the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions requiring surgical intervention.  The series aims to expand the knowledge of learners, enhance surgical skills, increase surgical efficiency, disseminate surgical best practices, and improve surgical outcomes.

Educational Methods

Educational methods will include lectures, case presentations, literature review, and panel discussion.


At the conclusion of the sessions, the participants should be able to:

  • Review novel surgical techniques, research, and technologies and determine their adaptability into everyday practice..
  • Implement best practice recommendations and disseminate them to various surgical practice settings.
  • Perform perioperative assessment and research to optimize patient outcomes.


Participants may be asked to complete a session evaluation.

Accreditation/Credit Designation

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Series Coordinator 
Jordan Lockhart
Series location: 
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
United States


Sessionsort ascending Date
Global Pediatric Surgery: Addressing the Unmet Need for the Surgical Care of Children/Outside the Operating Room: The Critical Role of the Surgeon-Leader Worldwide 12/07/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
Fine-Tuning Disease: Driving Proteins for Neurological Health 09/28/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Culture of Communication: Operating Room Edition 11/02/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Combat Surgery: Progress at the Far Forward 01/25/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
Chief Residents' Presentations: The Secret Thoughts of Women and Underrepresented Minorities in Surgery/Building a Better Culture/Lessons Learned on the Ice/The Physical Act of Surgery 05/03/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Chief Residents' Presentations: Risk Taking and Innovation in Surgery: A Historical and Personal Perspective/International Training in Surgery/Reflections from Residency 04/26/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Chief Residents' Presentations: Resilience and Wellness in the Face of Burnout/Surgery and Perspective: Appreciation for Life Outside of the Operating Room/Surgeons and Medical Neutrality 05/10/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Challenging Dogmas: Lessons Learned as an Academic Surgeon 04/19/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Cell Cycle Checkpoint Defects as Targets for Breast Cancer Therapy: From Bench to Bedside 03/29/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Case Presentation Conference: Diagnosis and Treatment of Necrotizing Fasciitis/Operative Death from an Uncontrolled Hemorrhage/Delirium Tremens, Reintubation, and Surgical Site Infection/Treating Tension Pneumothorax during Endovascular Surgery 12/14/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST