UF surgeon inducted into American College of Surgeons

Chasen Croft, M.D.One UF surgeon and two graduates of UF’s surgical residency program were initiated in October as fellows in the American College of Surgeons. The convocation took place in Washington, D.C., the location of the college’s 2013 meeting.

New fellows include:

UF faculty:

Chasen Croft, M.D., assistant professor of surgery, division of general surgery, acute care surgery team

UF surgical residency program graduates:

Peter I. Ellman, M.D., thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Graduation date: 2009

James M. Lopes, M.D., minimally invasive bariatric and general surgery. Graduation date: 2010