SESAP 15 Audio Companion

Hosted by John A. Weigelt, MD, FACS

Prepare for your ABS board exam with focused, convenient audio coverage of the fifteen SESAP® 15 Categories.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

    Online Only
  • Audio CD
795.0000
SKU: SESAP

Effective Learning

Led by SESAP Medical Director and Host, John A. Weigelt, MD, FACS, SESAP faculty members are interviewed on urgent issues in each of the fifteen SESAP® 15 categories, so you can confidently and effectively master up-to-the-minute surgical solutions in all 15 SESAP® 15 categories.

Convenient Surgery Review and CME

Save the time and expense of travel, and let the SESAP® 15 Audio Companion bring the SESAP experts to you. Use this convenient ACS review audio program at home, at work, while you commute – or even while you fit in a workout. On successful completion of brief quizzes, you’ll earn up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Audio Samples

Head And Neck Sample Audio
Abdomen Sample Audio
Trauma Sample Audio

Quick Facts

Provider: American College of Surgeons

Moderator:
John A Weigelt, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Trauma and Critical Care
Medical College of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Credits: Earn up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Up-to-the-minute surgical solutions across all 15 SESAP categories:

  • Head and Neck
  • Breast
  • Alimentary
  • Abdomen
  • Vascular
  • Endocrine
  • Trauma
  • Perioperative Care
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • The Immunocompromised Patient
  • Problems in Related Specialties
  • Oncology
  • Skin and Soft Tissue
  • Anesthesia, Pain Management
  • Legal, Ethics

Moderator

John A Weigelt, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery and Chief of
  • the Division of Trauma and Critical Care
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Madison, WI

Faculty

Category 1 - Head and Neck

Richard Bell, MD

  • Distinguished Professor Emeritus
  • Department of Surgery
  • University of South Carolina
  • Columbia, SC
Category 2 - Breast

John T Vetto, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Portland, OR

Judy Boughey, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Rochester, MN

David Brenin, MD

  • University of Virginia
  • Department of Surgery
  • Charlottesville, VA
Category 3 - Alimentary Tract

Vic Velanovich, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of South Florida
  • Tampa, FL

John I Paige, MD

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • Louisiana State University Health
  • Sciences Center
  • New Orleans, LA

Timothy D Sielaff, MD, PhD, MBA

  • President and Medical Director
  • Virginia Piper Cancer Institute
  • Minneapolis, MN

Roger David Hurst, MD

  • University of Chicago
  • Department of Surgery
  • Chicago, IL

David Easter, MD

  • Associate Program Director
  • University of California, San Diego
  • San Diego, CA
Category 4 - Abdomen

Travis Webb, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Milwaukee, WI

John I Paige, MD

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • Louisiana State University Health
  • Sciences Center
  • New Orleans, LA

Daniel Vargo, MD

  • Program Director, General Surgery
  • University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Salt Lake City, UT
Category 5 - Vascular System

Catherine Wittgen, MD

  • St Louis University
  • St Louis, MO
Category 6 – Endocrine

Herbert Chen, MD

  • Chair, Division of General Surgery
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Madison, WI
Category 7 – Trauma
  • David A Spain, MD
  • Chief of Acute Care Surgery
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, CA

James G Tyburski, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Chief of Surgery
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital
  • Detroit, MI
Category 8 - Perioperative Care

Ram Nirula, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Director
  • Co-Director Surgical ICU
  • Trauma Medical Director
  • University of Utah
  • Salt Lake City, UT

David C Borgstrom, MD, FACS

  • Department of Surgery
  • Bassett Medical Center
  • Cooperstown, NY

Lorrie A Langdale, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of Washington, VA-PSHC
  • Seattle, WA

 

Category 9 - Surgical Critical Care

Robert Quickel, MD

  • Faculty
  • Department of Surgery
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Minneapolis, MN

Lena Marie Napolitano, MD

  • Division Chief Acute Care Surgery
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, MI
Category 10 - The Immunocompromised Patient

David A Gerber, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Chapel Hill, NC
Category 11 - Problems in Related Specialties

Thomas T Sato, MD

  • Pediatric Surgeon
  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Associate Professor of Pediatric Surgery
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee, WI

Mary E Fallat, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • Division Director Pediatric Surgery
  • University of Louisville

David A Bull, MD

  • Professor and Chief
  • Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • University of Utah
  • Salt Lake City, UT
Category 12 - Oncology

Jason B Fleming, MD

  • Professor, Deputy Chairman
  • Department of Surgical Oncology
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Houston, TX

John T Vetto, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Portland, OR
Category 13 - Skin and Soft Tissue

Nicole Gibran, MD

  • David & Nancy Auth -Washington Research Foundation Chair in Restorative Burn Surgery
  • Director University of Washington Medicine Regional Burn Center
  • Professor University of Washington Department of Surgery
  • Harbor View Medical Center
  • Seattle, WA
Category 14 - Anesthesia, Pain Management

Amy J Goldberg, MD

  • Temple University Hospital
  • Department of Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA
Category 15 - Legal, Ethics

Mary E Fallat, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • Division Director Pediatric Surgery
  • University of Louisville
  • Louisville, KY
History of SESAP

Erwin R. Thal, MD

  • Department of Surgery
  • University of Texas
  • Southwestern Medical Center
  • Dallas, TX

Basil A Pruitt, Jr, MD, FACS

  • Clinical Professor of Surgery
  • University of Texas
  • Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Department of Surgery
  • San Antonio, TX

Accreditation

The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The American College of Surgeons designates this enduring material for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

SESAP 15 Audio Companion provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program to Physicians.

Release Date: December 2013

Credit Expiration Date: December 2016

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess the current state of their knowledge of surgery and surgical conditions
  • Interpret knowledge gaps in key areas of surgery and surgical conditions
  • Apply new problem-solving skills to improve the health of their patients
  • Apply this learning as a helpful experience in preparing for recertification examinations

Note: SESAP™ 15 Audio Companion is not a recitation of the SESAP™ 15 Print Syllabus. It is a collection of interviews with SESAP™ 15 authors and other experts that cover the key areas of the SESAP™ 15 Print Syllabus, and provides expert guidance on how to use the information in practice.

Intended Audience

General surgeons and surgery residents.

Online Audio

Listen anytime, anywhere, on virtually any reliable internet-connected device (some connections may not provide optimal results), simply log in and listen to as much as you want — no downloading necessary. You will also receive a USB drive with MP3 audio files that can be that can be synced to other mobile devices.

Audio MP3 CDs

MP3 format audio discs that allow you to listen to lectures in your car, on your computer, or at home. The discs can be played on devices that are MP3 compatible. Traditional format audio CDs for older vehicles or a USB drive containing the audio MP3s use can be purchased by calling our customer service team at 800-633-4743.

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