Trescher Lecture scheduled for May 1

The Trescher Lecture will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 1, in the Junker Auditorium on the Penn State Hershey campus. Dr. Robert Cima will deliver the lecture titled “Surgical Process Change: SSI Reduction to OR Efficiency.” Cima is a professor of surgery and a consultant in colorectal surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. He is the vice-chair for quality in the Department of Surgery and also serves as chair of the Quality and Safety Committee for the institution.

A member of the National Quality Forum Surgical Measurers Committee, Cima is recognized as a national leader in surgical quality and safety.

Last Updated April 23, 2014