Chair of Surgery
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Dr. Sharmila Dissanaike MD FACS FCCM is the Peter C. Canizaro Chair and Professor of the Department of Surgery, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX . She is an acute care surgeon, providing trauma, burn, emergency general surgery and surgical critical care to patients at one of the most isolated Level 1 trauma centers in the USA, and is a former Trauma Medical Director.
Dr. Dissanaike is a national member of the Committee on Trauma and member of the COT Verification committee and Research Committee, Chair of the Verification Committee of the American Burn Association, and serves in multiple roles with the American College of Surgeons, including Governor, on the Committee on Ethics, Program Committee and the Advisory Council for Rural Surgery. She is committed to the surgical education of residents and students, and serves on the Residency Review Committee of the ACGME.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Friday, September 18, 2020
10:12 AM – 10:18 AM