Western Surgical Association

Nonie Lowry Oration

The Nonie Lowry Oration was established in 2016 to honor the WSA Executive Director, Nonie Lowry, who lost her battle with breast cancer. This lecture was named after Nonie Lowry for her energy, guidance, unwavering support and dedication to the Western Surgical Association.

2020     No Lecture – Virtual Meeting
2019     Mary T Hawn MD, MPH | Lean In and Fail Fast: Resiliency in Academic Surgery
2018     William C. Chapman | Current Treatment Strategies for Liver Cancer: What Have We Learned?
2017     David Nagorney | Chasing Hepatic Metastases
2016     Anees Chagpar | Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Light through the Darkness