Early Vascular Surgeon Experiences with COVID-19

Society of Vascular Surgeons President Kim Hodgson, MD, and Alan Lumsden, MD, moderate a panel discussion on practical implications for vascular surgeons during the COVID-19 pandemic. Panelists Benjamin Starnes, MD; Thomas Forbes, MD; Dan McDevitt, MD; Ron L. Dalman, MD, discuss treating COVID-19 patients, maintaining patient access to care, and PPE considerations.

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Houston Methodist Hospital


Alan Lumsden, MD

Alan Lumsden, MD

Walter W. Fondren III Distinguished Endowed Chair, DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Full Clinical Member, Research Institute

Biography Dr. Lumsden’s academic career began in 1989 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he completed his postdoctoral training and served as a Collaborative Scientist in the Division of Pathobiology and Immunology at the renowned ...