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Center for Surgery and Health Economics
Abstract Deadline and Meeting Dates
ACS - American College of Surgeons
ACS - National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality - AHRQ
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Jane - Journal Author Name Estimator
NIH Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools - RePORT
SEER - Medicare Linked Database
Ongoing Projects -
Academic Surgical Congress
The Center for
An affiliate of the
Leonard Davis Institute at Wharton
To improve the quality of surgical care delivered across the United States through the use of novel techniques in education, clinical investigation and health services research.
To investigate the delivery of surgical care across a continuum of disciplines in order to improve patient centered, value based care.
To develop novel approaches to the assessment of the quality of surgical care in order to improve patient outcomes.
To expand the uses of simulation training across multiple disciplines to improve patient safety.
To identify disparities in healthcare delivery and develop tools to improve equal access to quality surgical care for all Americans.
Bimonthly Meeting Schedule
Emergency Surgery Research
1st & 3rd Friday
10:00 - 11:00 am
Endocrine and Oncology Clinical Research
2nd & 4th Monday