Next Meeting Bevan lecture on October 6, 2022

Lecture by Dr. Leigh Neumayer

The 2021/2022 year started with our Annual Business meeting for 2021 and the Presidential address by Dr. Katharine Yao on October 7, 2021. On November 4 we presented the Great Debates. Our Bevan Lecture by Dr. Leigh Neumayer has been postponed to a later date due to covid concerns.

We had the 3rd Annual Illinois Surgical Conference on April 23, 2022. Our Presidential lecture and annual business meeting was on May 5, 2022.

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New Chicago Surgical Society Members

Henry Govekar, MD
Amna Khokar, MD
John Kubasiak, MD
Kristine Makiewicz, MD
Thea Price, MD
Mina Saeed, MD
Mario Spaggiari, MD
Philip Theodoropoulos, MD



Keith W. Millikan

The Steven G. Economou, MD, Professor of General Surgery

Senior Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Rush Medical College

Division Chief, General Surgery


Annual Membership Dues

Please remember to pay your 2021_2022 dues.
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Last Year with Chicago Surgical Society

Recap of another year of great presentations at Chicago Surgical Society. The year started on October 1, 2020 with the Dr Margo Shoup's Presidential lecture and new member induction. On November 5 we had a new program to highlight case discussions involving COVID-19.

On February 4, 2021 we presented new surgical devices.  We had the Illinois Surgical Conference on April 24. Drs. Yao & Bentrem moderated a session with five surgery chairs that was very well received. On October 7, 2021 Dr Yao presented her 2021 Presidential lecture and business meeting. 




About the Society


History, Mission & Bylaws

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Monthly Meetings

Pipetting Samples




We would like to welcome our 2021_2022 Exhibitors. 
We look forward to meeting you and hearing about your products.



October 6, 2022

Bevan 2022 Lecture

Dr. Leigh Neumayer

University of Florida Jacksonville

  & New Member Initiation

Union League Club of Chicago

November 3, 2022

Great Debates in Surgery

Union League Club of Chicago

February 2, 2023

Bevan 2023 Lecture

Union League Club of Chicago

April, 2023 

Date TBD

Illinois State Joint Surgical Conference

Union League Club of Chicago

May 4, 2023 

Annual 2023 Business Meeting and Presidential Address

Union League Club of Chicago