Claude Organ, M.D.—Courtesy The Organ Family
Applications for the 2024 Claude Organ Lectureship are currently being accepted. Please email your letter (application) with a brief background of your proposed topic, in a Word document to Kate Peach at email@example.com for consideration.
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2023 Lecture, "How to Succeed When No One Else Looks Like You” by Dr. Andrea Hayes-Jordan
Hosted by Dr. Keith A. Delman at Emory University School of Medicine
2022 Lecture, "Altitude, Aptitude and Attitude: Developing and Securing the Pipeline" by Dr. Edward M. Barksdale, Jr.
Hosted by Dr. Walter J. Pories at East Carolina University
2021 Lecture, "Levi Watkins Jr.’s Legacy: Surgeon, Mentor, Advocate" by Dr. John Tarpley
Hosted by Dr. Ken Sharp at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2019 Lecture, "A Non-Linear Career in Surgery" by Dr. Haile Debas
Hosted by Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi at Weil Cornell Medical Center
2018 Lecture, "Leadership for Surgeons: A Mosaic" by Dr. Patricia Turner
Hosted by Dr. Allen Kirk at Duke University Medical Center
2017 Lecture, "Signatures: What Can Sensors and Motion Tracking Tell Us About Surgical Performance?" by Dr. Carla Pugh
Hosted by Dr. Prabhakar Baliga at Medical University South Carolina
2016 Lecture, "Evolving Therapies for Pancreatic Cancer from the UAB/UMN Pancreatic Spore" by Dr. Selwyn Vickers
Hosted by Dr. Dr. Bradley Collins at Duke University Medical Center
2015 Lecture, "Understanding Health Disparities in Minority Cancer Patients" by Dr. Steve Stain
Hosted by Dr. Will Chapman and Dr. Timothy Eberlein at Washington University Medical Center
2013 Inaugural Lecture, "American Surgery and Healthcare Reform: Lingering Challenges"
Hosted by Dr. L.D. Britt at The University of Alabama at Birmingham