Mark D. Sawyer, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon
  2. Surgeon

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Infection
  2. Ventral hernia
  • Artificial neural nets and computational data mining
  • Complex ventral hernias
  • Surgical infections
  1. 1995
    Fellow - Surgical Critical CareYale University
  2. 1994
    Resident - General SurgeryUniversity of Minnesota
  3. 1992
    Fellow - Surgery in Surgical Infectious DiseaseUniversity of Minnesota
  4. 1987
    MDUniversity of Minnesota Medical School
  5. 1983
    BSc - BiochemistryCollege of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota

Certifications

  1. 1997
    Surgical Critical CareAmerican Board of Surgery
  2. 1995
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia PathwayMayo School of Continuous Professional Development's Quality Review Board
  2. 1990
    Surgery Resident Teaching AwardUniversity of Minnesota
  3. 1989
    Scholarship AlternateAmerican College of Surgeons

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    President Elect and TreasurerMinnesota Surgical Society
  2. 2018
    Expert ReviewerCaptis: SME Advisory Panel - biologic and Synthetic Mesh
  3. 2018 - present
    ChairSurgical Equipment and Supply Committee
  4. 2018 - present
    ChairEnterprise Surgical Equipment and Supply Committee
  5. 2017 - 2018
    ChairMCHS Surgical Capital Committee, Mayo Clinic Health System
  6. 2016 - present
    ChairCommittee on Applicants, Minnesota District #2, American College of Surgeons
  7. 2016
    Program ChairMinnesota Surgical Society
  8. 2015 - present
    MemberAmerican Hernia Society
  9. 2014 - present
    CouncilorMinnesota Surgical Society
  10. 2014 - present
    ChairSurgical Supply and Equipment Committee, Surgical Administrative Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  12. 2012 - present
    Group LeaderPeriopertive Protocol Work Group, Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement
  13. 2012
    LeaderInstitute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI) Workgroup
  14. 2012 - present
    MemberSurgical Supply and Equipment Committee, Surgical Administrative Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  15. 2011 - present
    Active MemberMinnesota Surgical Society
  16. 2011 - present
    MemberMPFC Infectious Diseases Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  17. 2011 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Mortality Review Subcommittee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  18. 2011 - present
    MemberEastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  19. 2010 - present
    MemberCritical Care IMP Research Subcommittee, Critical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program, Independent Multidisciplinary Programs
  20. 2010 - present
    MemberInternational Hepatopancreatobiliary Association
  21. 2010 - 2018
    MemberInstitutional Review Board Consolidated - Mayo Clinic, Institutional Review Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  22. 2010 - 2012
    MemberExecutive Committee, Priestley Society
  23. 2009 - present
    MemberApplicants for Minnesota-District 2 Committee, American College of Surgeons
  24. 2008 - 2014
    Vice ChairMayo Clinic Transfusion Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  25. 2005 - 2007
    FacultySurgical Education and Self-Assessment Program No. 13, American College of Surgeons
  26. 2005 - present
    MemberClinical Digital Imaging Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  27. 2003 - 2006
    Ad Hoc Committee MemberSurgical Infection Society
  28. 2002
    Vice ChairRochester Information Technology Infrastructure Prioritization and Review Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  29. 2002 - present
    MemberAntibiotic Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  30. 2002 - present
    MemberCoordinating Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  31. 2001 - present
    MemberCentral Venous Catheters (CVC) Infection Rate Study Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  32. 2001 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  33. 2000 - 2014
    MemberMayo Clinic Transfusion Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 2000 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine
  35. 2000 - present
    MemberMayo Infection Surveillance Subcommittee (MISSC), Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  36. 2000 - present
    MemberMayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  37. 2000 - present
    MemberWestern Trauma Association
  38. 1999 - 2015
    MemberSurgical Infection Society
  39. 1999
    MemberHospital Y2K Work Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  40. 1999 - present
    MemberSociety for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  41. 1999 - present
    MemberAssociation for Academic Surgery
  42. 1999 - present
    MemberPriestley Society
  43. 1998 - 2005
    MemberRochester Information Technology Infrastructure Prioritization and Review Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  44. 1998 - present
    MemberSurgical Research Committee, Department of Surgery
  45. 1998 - present
    MemberResidency Committee, General Surgery, Department of Surgery
  46. 1998 - present
    MemberPriorities of Laboratory Testing Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  47. 1996
    Surgical Team MemberCinterAndes Mobile Surgical Unit
  48. 1987 - 1994
    RepresentativeResident-Faculty Committee, University of Minnesota
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Research activities

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