Officers of the APDS 2018-2019
President: M. Timothy Nelson, M.D.
President-Elect: David T. Harrington, M.D.
Secretary: Douglas S. Smink, M.D.
Treasurer: Benjamin Jarman, M.D.
Past President: Paul J. Schenarts, M.D.
Executive Committee 2018-2019
Keith Delman, M.D.
Jennifer N. Choi, M.D.
Clarence E. Clark, M.D.
APDS Board of Directors 2018-2019
Farin Amersi, M.D. (20)
Jennifer Choi, M.D. (19)
Elizabeth Cirincione, M.D. (20)
Jonathan Dort, M.D. (20)
Anne Larkin, M.D. (20)
James McGinty, M.D. (19)
John Porterfield, M.D. (19)
Neal Seymour, M.D. (19)
Daniel Vargo, M.D. (19)
Kyla Terhune, M.D. (19)
Karen Brasel, M.D. (20)
Amit Joshi, M.D. (20)
Ex Officio Members
Executive Director, American Board of Surgery, Jo Buyske, M.D.
Editor, Journal of Surgical Education, Douglas S. Smink, M.D.
Representative , ACS Advisory Council on General Surgery, Thomas Vandermeer, M.D.
Chair, Residency Review Committee for Surgery, Jeffrey Matthews, M.D.
Director, Division of Education, American College of Surgeons, Ajit Sachdeva, M.D.
APDS Representative to the American Board of Surgery: John Mellinger, M.D.
APDS Governor to the ACS Board of Governors: Amit Joshi, M.D.
APDS Representative to SAGES: Robert K. Josloff, M.D.
APDS Representative to ASE: Mo Shabahang, M.D.
APDS Representative to the OPDA: Daniel Dent, M.D.
Chairperson, Program Committee: Jennifer Choi, M.D.
President, Association of Residency Coordinators in Surgery: SuAnn White, C-TAGME
Resident Representative: Rebecca Williams, M.D.
Honorary Life Members
Arthur H. Aufses, Jr., M.D.
Robert Berry, M.D.
Dominic A. DeLaurentis, M.D.
Paul Friedmann, M.D.
Ward O. Griffen, Jr., M.D.
Robert E. Hermann, M.D.
Walter Pories, M.D.
John Potts, MD