Audio Companion for SESAP® 17

Hosted by John A. Weigelt, MD, DVM, MMA

Explore practical approaches and solutions to common general surgery challenges with this dynamic audio “how-to” covering all 13 SESAP® 17 categories.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

    Online Audio + USB*
  • Audio MP3 CDs
795.0000
SKU: SESAP

Effective Learn-by-Listening Resource

Join host and SESAP Program Director John A. Wiegelt, MD, DVM, MMA, as he leads sharply focused discussions of urgent clinical issues in each of the 13 key SESAP categories. Interviewees are SESAP authors, so you are assured of the definitive word from authoritative sources. Discussion areas — chosen for timeliness, clinical significance and educational value — include:

  • Abdomen
  • Alimentary Tract
  • Breast
  • Endocrine/Head & Neck
  • Legal/Ethics
  • Oncology
  • Perioperative Care
  • Problems in Related Specialties
  • Skin/Soft Tissue
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Trauma
  • Vascular

Convenient Surgery Review and CME

With its efficient, to-the-point audio format, companion booklet and self-assessment exams, Audio Companion for SESAP 17 is tailored to fit your schedule. Listen at home, at work, while you commute — even during your daily workout. Plus, you can earn up to 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Audio Samples

Trauma Sample Audio
Breast Sample Audio
Abdomen Sample Audio

Quick Facts

Provider: American College of Surgeons

Host:
John A. Weigelt, MD, DVM, MMA
Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
USD Sanford School of Medicine
Sioux Falls, SD

Credits: Earn up to 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

  • Abdomen
  • Alimentary Tract
  • Breast
  • Endocrine/Head & Neck
  • Legal/Ethics
  • Oncology
  • Perioperative Care
  • Problems in Related Specialties
  • Skin and Soft Tissue
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Trauma
  • Vascular

Moderator

John A. Weigelt, MD, DVM, MMA

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • USD Sanford School of Medicine
  • Sioux Falls, SD
Abdomen

Daniel Vargo, MD, FACS

  • Professor
  • Department of Surgery
  • University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Salt Lake City, UT

Travis Webb, MD, MHPE, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee, WI

Jason B. Fleming, MD, FACS

  • Professor
  • Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Tampa, FL
Alimentary Tract

Charles M. Friel, MD, FACS, FASCRS

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Surgery
  • University of Virginia Health System
  • Charlottesville, VA

John T. Paige, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine
  • New Orleans, LA

David A. Spain, MD, FACS

  • Professor and Chief of Acute Care Surgery
  • Standord University
  • Standford, CA
Breast

Shayna L. Showalter, MD, FACS

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • University of Virginia Health System
  • Charlottesville, VA

John T. Vetto, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Portland, OR
Endocrine/Head & Neck

Walter E. Pofahl II, MD, FACS

  • Vice Chair
  • Department of Surgery
  • The Brody School of Medicine
  • East Carolina University
  • Greenville, NC
Legal/Ethics

Mary E. Fallat, MD, FACS

  • Hirikati S. Nagaraj Professor of Surgery
  • Hiram C. Polk, Jr., Department of Surgery
  • University of Louisville
  • Louisville, KY
Oncology

David G. Sheldon, MD, FACS

  • Surgical Specialist
  • Kalispell Regional Healthcare
  • Kalispell, MT
Perioperative Care

David A. Bull, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of Arizona Health Sciences
  • Tucson, AZ
Problems in Related Specialties

David A. Gerber, MD, FACS

  • George F. Sheldon Distinguished Professor
  • Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Chapel Hill, NC

Richard P.M. Koehler, MD, FACS

  • General and Thoracic Surgeon
  • Mammoth Hospital
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA

Casey M. Calkins, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Pediatric Surgery
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee, WI
Skin/Soft Tissue

Nicole S. Gibran, MD, FACS

  • Professor
  • Department of Surgery
  • Harborview Medical Center
  • Seattle, WA
Surgical Critical Care

Lena Marie Napolitano, MD, FACS, FCCP, MCCM

  • Massey Foundation Professor of Surgery
  • Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • Division of Acute Care Surgery
  • Associate Director, MCIRCC
  • Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, MI

Jeremy W. Cannon, MD, SM, FACS

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery
  • Perelman School of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia, PA
Trauma

James G. Tyburski, MD, FACS

  • Professor
  • Department of Surgery
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital
  • Detroit, MI

David J. Milia, MD, FACS

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee, WI
Vascular

R. James Valentine, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Vascular Surgery
  • Minneapolis, MN

Release Date: March 31, 2020

Credit Expiration Date: March 31, 2023

CME credit is not available to residents through Audio Companion for SESAP 17.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess the current state of their knowledge of surgery and surgical conditions
  • Interpret knowledge gaps in key areas of surgery and surgical conditions
  • Apply new problem-solving skills to improve the health of their patients
  • Apply this learning as a helpful experience in preparing for recertification examinations

Note: Audio Companion for SESAP 17 is not a recitation of the SESAP 17 Print Syllabus. It is a collection of interviews with SESAP 17 authors and other experts that cover the key areas of the SESAP 17 Print Syllabus, and provides expert guidance on how to use the information in practice.

Intended Audience

General surgeons and surgery residents.

Online Audio + USB

Listen anytime, anywhere, on virtually any reliable internet-connected device (some connections may not provide optimal results). Simply log in, download and listen to as much as you want. You will also receive a USB flash drive pre-loaded with MP3 audio files that can be synced to other mobile devices and a PDF copy of the companion booklet. (MP3s are standardized, compressed audio-only files.)

Audio MP3 CDs

Along with a printed copy of the companion booklet, you'll receive MP3 format audio discs that allow you to listen to lectures in your car, on your computer, or at home. The discs can be played on devices that are MP3 compatible.