This alliance continues to thrive as we welcome Dr. Jim Chang as our new consulting medical officer. Jim is currently professor and chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Stanford University Medical Center. His responsibilities will include evaluating and refining ReSurge medical programs for safety, quality assurance, effectiveness and impact.
Jim brings to ReSurge a wealth of experience. In addition to his appointment as chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery, he is professor of plastic surgery and orthopedic surgery at Stanford University Medical Center, and an attending surgeon at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital and the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, where he also serves as director of the plastic and hand surgery laboratory. Renowned for his expertise in hand surgery, Jim currently serves as treasurer of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) and was previously its research director.
“Dr. Chang has long been a strong, committed supporter of our organization, and we are absolutely delighted to have someone of his profile and prominence in academic plastic surgery joining our team,” said President and CEO Susan W. Hayes. “His background and experience perfectly position him to strategically guide our programs as we navigate the changing waters of global surgery and international development.”
Please join us in welcoming Jim on board our staff!
Photo by Julia Chang