DaRosa Joins STS Board as Public Director

Debra A. DaRosa, PhD, a professor emerita of surgery and medical education at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, is the new Public Director on the STS Board of Directors. She fills the vacancy left by Roger Newton, PhD, MS. Dr. DaRosa served for many years as the vice chair of education in the Department of Surgery at Northwestern, as well as the course director for the American College of Surgeons’ Surgeons as Educators course. She was the first non-clinician elected president of the Association for Surgical Education, served on the editorial boards of Academic Medicine and the Journal of Graduate Medical Education, and has earned many awards for her commitment to medical education.

A full list of the 2020-2021 Board of Directors can be found here.