Chapter Leadership

Executive Committee

President
Bruce Jeffrey Averbook, MD, FACS
Metro Health System
Cleveland, OH
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President-Elect
Nancy L. Gantt, MD, FACS
Northeast Ohio Medical University 
St Elizabeth Health Center
Youngstown, OH
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Treasurer
Scott Michael Wilhelm, MD, FACS
University Hospital
Cleveland, OH
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Immediate Past President
Randy J Woods, MD, FACS
Wright State University
Dayton, OH
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Secretary
Walter Cha, MD, FACS
Cleveland Clinic
Metro Health System
Cleveland, OH
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ACS Board of Governors 
Dr. Christopher R. McHenry, Md, FACS
MetroHealth Medical Center
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Steven M Steinberg, MD, FACS
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
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Randy J Woods, MD, FACS
Wright State University
Dayton, OH
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Charles J Yowler, MD, FACS
Metro Health System
Cleveland, OH
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  Michael D Sarap, MD,FACS
Southeastern Ohio Physicians, Inc
Cambridge, OH
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Board of Regents
   

 

Association of Women Surgeons Representative
Dr. Stephanie Ann-Sieg Valente, Do, FACS
Cleveland Clinic
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Awards Committee
Committee Chair
Christopher R. McHenry, MD, FACS
MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH
 
Advocacy & Health Policy
Dr. Michael E. Stark, Md, FACS
The Toledo Clinic
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Commission on Cancer
Committee Chair
Michael D Sarap, MD,FACS
Southeastern Ohio Physicians, Inc
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Vice Chair
Dr. James R. Ouellette, Do, FACS
Kettering Medical Center
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Communications Committee
Committee Chair
Kristine Danielle Slam, MD, FACS
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Committee on Trauma
Chair
Jonathan M. Saxe, MD, FACS
Wright State University
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Vice Chair
Mallory Williams, MD, MPH, FACS
University of Toledo Medical Center
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Nominating Committee

Committee Chair
Randy J Woods, MD, FACS
Wright State University
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Resident Essay Contest
Timothy A Pritts, MD, PHD 
University of Cincinnati 
Cincinnati, OH 
 
District Councilors

Northwest
Dr. Eric Jon Ferguson, Md, PhD, FACS
Promedica Physicians Group
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Southwest
Apokfure Peter Ekeh, Mbbs, Mph, FACS
Wright State University
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Northeast
Ronald A. Rhodes, Md, FACS
Humility of Mary Health Partners
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Southeast
Dr. Kristine Danielle Slam, Md, FACS
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OSMA Delegate

Dr. William C. Sternfeld, Md, FACS
Toledo Clinic
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Interested in Serving on a Committee or Council?

Ohio Chapter has opportunities available for members interested in serving on one of its committees or Council. The following committees are available:

  • Advocacy & Health Policy
  • Association of Women Surgeons
  • Awards & Bylaws
  • Audit
  • CAC
  • Ohio Commission on Cancer 
  • Communications
  • Community Hospital
  • Development Committee
  • Medical Education/Program
  • Membership
  • Nominating
  • Resident Essay
  • Resident/Young Surgeons Education
  • Ohio Committee on Trauma
  • OSMA Delegate

If you are interested in serving on one of these committees or on Council, complete this online form: 

Ohio Chapter Online Volunteer Form 

or contact the Ohio Chapter Executive Office at (877) 677-3227, or email us.

Council Resources

Online RSVP Form

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Online Council Report Form

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