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What Will Never Be the Same for Surgeons After the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Check it out! Dr. Robert Schultz and SOA Past President Dr. Paul Lachiewicz have written an article titled What Will Never Be the Same for Surgeons After the COVID-19 Pandemic?

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Dr. James R. Ficke Directs New Baltimore Field Hospital

Dr. James R. Ficke Directs the New Baltimore Field Hospital Being Constructed to Care for Recovering COVID-19 Patients

James R. Ficke, MD, director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is an SOA member, a former SOA Board member, and also director of the Joint Hopkins Maryland Federal Medical Station, where doctors will offer acute care for people who have been infected with COVID-19 but are stable enough to leave permanent hospitals. The field hospital is being constructed in the Baltimore Convention Center.

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COVID-19: Advancing Positive Outcomes

These certainly are unusual and trying times, and I believe I speak on behalf of the SOA Board that our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this pandemic. We also want to express our sincere gratitude to our Members and friends who are fighting hard to defeat this COVID-19 virus and care for its victims.

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