Success in Academic Surgery: Basic Science

  • Melina R. Kibbe
  • Scott A. LeMaire

Part of the Success in Academic Surgery book series (SIAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Edward S. Moreira, Nick D. Tsihlis
    Pages 65-82
  3. Vanessa Nomellini, Gregory D. Kennedy
    Pages 83-106
  4. Benjamin Kautza, Brian S. Zuckerbraun
    Pages 107-126
  5. Bruce J. Swearingen, David W. Mathes
    Pages 127-135
  6. Gale L. Tang, Wei Zhou
    Pages 137-155
  7. Anne C. Fischer
    Pages 157-170
  8. Kerry-Ann McDonald, Allan Tsung
    Pages 171-178
  9. Michael R. Hall, Alan Dardik
    Pages 179-193
  10. Michael G. House
    Pages 205-213
  11. Rebecca M. Dodson, Timothy M. Pawlik
    Pages 215-233
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 235-242

About this book


This comprehensive book teaches the theories and concepts behind leadership and explains the skills and traits needed to become a good leader. The authors discuss practical management skills, including conflict resolution techniques, how to manage difficult personalities and how to effectively manage up. The readers will learn to build and motivate a team, understand personality types and how to manage to their strengths.

Success in Academic Surgery: Leadership in surgery is a highly useful book to anyone in the surgical field, providing clear examples and useful tips for what to do in the role of a surgical leader from current leaders in surgery.


Education Surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Melina R. Kibbe
    • 1
  • Scott A. LeMaire
    • 2
  1. 1.Professor of Surgery, Vice Chair of Research, Edward G. Elcock Professor of Surgical Research, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA, and Co-Chief, Peripheral Vascular Surgery, Jesse Brown VA Medical CenterChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Texas Heart Institute, St. Luke's Episcopal HospitalHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-4735-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-4736-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-7481
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-749X
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