Lizarraga honored by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer

Dr. Ingrid Lizarraga, Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, was a recipient of the Outstanding State Chair Award which was presented by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer and the Committee on Cancer Liaison at the 2019 ACS Clinical Congress. The award recognizes individuals for their leadership, innovation, and contributions to the improvement of cancer care in his or her state or region. As once described by the ACS, award recipients "are collaborators, innovators, and experts working with cancer programs, professionals, and state coalitions to improve the quality of cancer care. They have strong collaboration skills and work closely with the American Cancer Society." More information on the mission of the ACS Commission on Cancer can be found on the ACS website here

Monday, October 28, 2019