Terry C. Hicks, New Orleans, LA, was elected President of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) at the Society’s Annual Meeting in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Hicks is Associate Chairman, Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans, LA, and Clinical Professor of Surgery, LSU School of Medicine. He received his MD degree from the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio.
The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (AAAASF) welcomes Kim Kubiak to its management team. Kubiak has been named the organization’s public relations and marketing manager. Kubiak has spent more than 25 years in the public relations, media and health care industries. She will serve as media liaison and manage day-to-day marketing and other public relations initiatives.