The UMKC School of Medicine has announced recent appointments in the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Glenn Talboy, a long-time member of our faculty, will serve as the next Chair of the Department of Surgery (beginning in mid-August) and as Program Director for the surgery residency (effective immediately). While Dr. Talboy is completing his obligations at the Kansas City VA Hospital, Dr. Steven Glorsky will serve as Interim Chair of the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Talboy received his M.D. degree from Creighton University School of Medicine and completed his residency here at UMKC School of Medicine. He served as interim chair of Surgery from 2008-2011 and is a past president of the Missouri Chapter of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Glorsky received his M.D. degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and completed his residency in general surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed a fellowship in surgical critical care at the University of Texas–Houston Medical School. Dr. Glorsky is board certified in both general surgery and surgical critical care.