March 30, 2018

The Cost of Getting Sick

Episode 40: Dr. Daniel Abbott

Daniel Abbott, MD, is the Surgical Director of the UW Health Liver and Pancreas Center. Dr. Abbott’s clinical focus is on gastrointestinal malignancies, as well as melanoma and sarcoma. Dr. Abbott is also a health services researcher and he focuses on cost-effectiveness, systems efficiency, and socioeconomic disparity in cancer care.

To see videos of Grand Round talks click here.

March 16, 2018

Surgical Power Couples

Episode 39: Dr. Laurel Rice and Dr. Chip Foley are one of the power couples of surgery here in Madison. They did a Grand Rounds talk on the subject, which can be seen here.

Dr. Foley specializes in the treatment of diseases of the colon and rectum, including colon and rectal cancer, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, and diverticulitis. He is also the vice chairman of Clinical Operations of the General Surgery Division of University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health.

Dr. Laurel Rice is chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a professor in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. She is nationally recognized as an expert in the care of women with gynecologic malignancies and her research focuses on endometrial carcinoma.

Episode 38: Dr. Seth Dailey

Seth Dailey, MD, is a surgeon in the Division of Otolaryngology at the University of Wisconsin. Most people who suffer from voice disorders do not seek help. Dr. Dailey is here discuss what a vocalizing society we have become. (Hello, Alexa!) In his practice, he sees professionals such as singers but he also sees a lot of teachers. He specializes in voice, airway and swallowing disorders.

Dr. Dailey is course director for University of Wisconsin Laryngeal Dissection Course to be held Saturday, May 19, 2018

https://www.surgery.wisc.edu/education-training/continuing-medical-education/university-of-wisconsin-laryngeal-dissection-course/

This course is designed to train practicing otolaryngologists, speech language pathologists, and affiliated specialties in laryngeal procedures, dissection and surgical techniques through small group and hands-on training.

For more information on the course, contact:

Carrie Schaub, BBA

K4/7 CSC

600 Highland Ave.

Madison, WI 53792-7375

608-262-6376

schaub@surgery.wisc.edu