Next Meeting Illinois State Joint Surgical Conference 
April 23, 2022

February Bevan lecture has been postponed to a later date

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.

Our next meeting is the Illinois State Joint Surgical Conference on April 23, 2022

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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 7, 2021

Presidential Lecture, 2021 Business Meeting  & New Member Initiation

November 4, 2021

Great Debates in Surgery

April 23, 2022 

Illinois State Joint Surgical Conference

Union League Club of Chicago

May 5, 2022 

Annual 2022 Business Meeting and Presidential Address