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Dr. Alexander J. Walt: Historian, philosopher, and surgical educator

Published:November 20, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2022.11.013

      Abstract

      The Midwest Surgical Association (MSA) was created to combine surgical science with extracurricular amenities, such as family, collegiality, and history. As such, one of the members of the council serves as the official historian. Thank you, Dr. Bill Cirocco, our former president, Dr. Jeffrey Hardacre, our current president, and Dr. Rick Berg, our historian, for the opportunity to present this lecture on Dr. Alexander J. Walt: historian, philosopher, and surgical educator. His friends called him Alec.
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