Listed below please find the current Executive Leadership and Council members for the Connecticut Chapter. Officers and Council Member terms expire at the Annual Meeting. Membership for all Committees is open to any active (dues paying) members and associate members of the Chapter. Please contact the Committee Chair or the Executive Director for more information.

The Commission on Cancer, the Young Surgeon’s Committee, the Resident’s Committee, and the Committee on Trauma host annual meetings at the CTACSPA Annual Meeting each year.

October 2020- October 2021

President – Felix Lui, MD, FACS
President-elect – David Shapiro, MD, MHCM, FACS
VP, Annual Meeting – Committee
VP Legislative –  Kathleen LaVorgna, MD, FACS & Brendan Campbell, MD, FACS
VP, Membership – Christine Van Cott, MD, FACS
Secretary – Royd Fukumoto, MD, FACS
Treasurer – Christine Van Cott, MD, FACS
Immediate Past President – Alan Meinke, MD, FACS
ACS Governor-at-Large – Philip Corvo, MD, MA, FACS (term 2 eff. 10/2018)
ACS Governor-at-Large – Kathleen LaVorgna, MD, FACS (term 2 eff. 10/2020)

Terms Expiring in 2021
Kevin Dwyer, MD, FACS
Shea Gregg, MD, FACS
Scott Kurtzman, MD, FACS
J. Alexander Palesty, MD, FACS
Brian Shames, MD, FACS
Rekha Singh, MD, FACS

Term Ending in 2022
Lindsay Bliss, MD
Adrian Maung, MD, FACS
Manuel Moutinho, MD
Richard Weiss, MD, FACS

Legislative Committee & HPAC Delegate – Kathleen LaVorgna, MD, FACS
Membership Committee – Christine Van Cott, MD, FACS (Chair)
Patient Safety & Quality – Kevin Schuster, MD, FACS (Chair)
Program Committee – Open for 2021
Young Fellows & Resident Committee Mentor – Kristen Glasgow, MD, FACS (Chair)

Ex-Officio Members
Kevin Schuster – Chairman, CT Committee on Trauma – Term ends in 2022
Christine Van Cott, MD, FACS – Director Commission on Cancer
Neil Floch, MD, FACS – CT Chapter ASMBS Liaison
Joel Calafell, MD & Virginia Parker, MD – Co-Chair, Resident Committee


Executive Director
Christopher M. Tasik

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