News from the Department of Surgery
Boulos Toursarkissian, MD, Division of Vascular Surgery
April 2006 - The Vascular Surgeon, a publication of the Society for Vascular Surgery
Toursarkissian Is Awarded the 2006 Health Policy Scholarship
Dr. Boulos Toursarkissian has been awarded the 2006 Health Policy Scholarship, which is co-sponsored by the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery. His scholarship will make it possible to attend the intensive course entitled, "Leadership Program in Health Policy and Management," offered by the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass. This program was specifically designed with surgeons in mind, and is scheduled May 29 through June 2, 2006.
Following completion of the course, Dr. Toursarkissian will spend one year as a pro tem member of the Health Policy Steering Committees of the College and the Society for Vascular Surgery Clinical Practice Committee, advising and assisting both as requested.