George F Sheldon

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical workforce since the 1975 study of surgical services in the United States: an update
    George F Sheldon
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Ann Surg 246:541-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The global health workforce shortage: role of surgeons and other providers
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Adv Surg 42:63-85. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The evolving surgeon shortage in the health reform era
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery and Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1104-11. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Great expectations: the 21st century health workforce
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, 167 Burnett Womack Clinical Science Bldg, University of North Carolina Medical School, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Am J Surg 185:35-41. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Projecting surgeon supply using a dynamic model
    Erin P Fraher
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Surg 257:867-72. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Progressive specialization within general surgery: adding to the complexity of workforce planning
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:925-32. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Globalization and the health workforce shortage
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Surgery 140:354-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Workforce issues in general surgery
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, 4006 Burnett Womack Building, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Am Surg 73:100-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Women in academic general surgery
    Anneke T Schroen
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, PO Box 800709, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0709, USA
    Acad Med 79:310-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The Department of Surgery University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
    Anthony A Meyer
    Arch Surg 140:116-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical workforce since the 1975 study of surgical services in the United States: an update
    George F Sheldon
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Ann Surg 246:541-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The global health workforce shortage: role of surgeons and other providers
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Adv Surg 42:63-85. 2008
    ..The recommendation that students make personal specialty choices reversed the prior recommendation that a majority of students enter primary care practice...
  3. doi request reprint The evolving surgeon shortage in the health reform era
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery and Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1104-11. 2011
    ..For surgery, the shortage is particularly challenging. In 1981, 1047 surgeons were certified by the American Board of Surgery; in 2008, that number had dropped to just 909...
  4. ncbi request reprint Great expectations: the 21st century health workforce
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, 167 Burnett Womack Clinical Science Bldg, University of North Carolina Medical School, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Am J Surg 185:35-41. 2003
    ..The "knowledge society" requires a different workforce than that predicted by most health planners...
  5. doi request reprint Projecting surgeon supply using a dynamic model
    Erin P Fraher
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Surg 257:867-72. 2013
    ..To develop a projection model to forecast the head count and full-time equivalent supply of surgeons by age, sex, and specialty in the United States from 2009 to 2028...
  6. ncbi request reprint Progressive specialization within general surgery: adding to the complexity of workforce planning
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:925-32. 2005
    ..This study examines progressive specialization by evaluating trends in fellowship training among general surgeons...
  7. ncbi request reprint Globalization and the health workforce shortage
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Surgery 140:354-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Workforce issues in general surgery
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, 4006 Burnett Womack Building, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Am Surg 73:100-8. 2007
    ..Designing modern undergraduate and graduate educational programs is key to planning for healthcare in the 21st century...
  9. ncbi request reprint Women in academic general surgery
    Anneke T Schroen
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, PO Box 800709, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0709, USA
    Acad Med 79:310-8. 2004
    ..To portray the professional experiences of men and women in academic general surgery with specific attention to factors associated with differing academic productivity and with leaving academia...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Department of Surgery University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
    Anthony A Meyer
    Arch Surg 140:116-8. 2005
  11. doi request reprint Characteristics of practice among rural and urban general surgeons in North Carolina
    Jennifer King
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Ann Surg 249:1052-60. 2009
    ..To examine variation in the practice patterns of individual general surgeons and how they differ between rural and urban areas of North Carolina...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of private versus academic practice for general surgeons: a guide for medical students and residents
    Anneke T Schroen
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:1000-11. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to portray practice composition, career choices, professional experiences, job satisfaction, and personal life characteristics specific to practicing general surgeons in the United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychological well-being of surgery residents before the 80-hour work week: a multiinstitutional study
    S Mahmood Zaré
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7081, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:633-40. 2004
    ..Although surgical trainees will be dramatically affected by these changes, no comprehensive assessment of their well-being has been recently attempted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Supply and demand--surgical and health workforce
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, 180 Wing D, CB 7228, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7228, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:1493-509, viii-ix. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint A tribute to George F. Sheldon's vision, versatility, and leadership by example
    Anthony Meyer
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Am J Surg 185:3-5. 2003
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  16. doi request reprint Increasing the number of trainees in general surgery residencies: is there capacity?
    Anthony G Charles
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Acad Med 86:599-604. 2011
    ..S. surgical workforce. Given the likelihood of increasing shortages of general surgeons, the authors evaluated available expansion capacity of existing general surgery residency programs...
  17. doi request reprint The employed surgeon: a changing professional paradigm
    Anthony G Charles
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 4008 Burnett, Womack Bldg, CB 7228, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:323-8. 2013
    ..Surgeons are increasingly choosing hospital or large group employment as their practice environment. DESIGN American Medical Association Physician Masterfile data were analyzed for the years 2001 to 2009...
  18. doi request reprint Get on your boots: preparing fourth-year medical students for a career in surgery, using a focused curriculum to teach the competency of professionalism
    Charles S Hultman
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Surg Res 177:217-23. 2012
    ..The goal of this project was to enhance the attitudes and knowledge of medical students regarding professionalism, to help them understand the role of professionalism in a surgical practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint Surgical organizations in the 21st century
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7050, USA
    Am J Surg 183:338-44. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Gauging supply and demand: the challenging quest to predict the future physician workforce
    Ralph Snyderman
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:167-8. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint The health workforce: a position statement
    Jay L Grosfeld
    American Surgical Association, USA
    Ann Surg 246:525-6. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Changes in county hospitals during Sheldon's tenure
    F William Blaisdell
    University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Surg 185:30-4. 2003
    ..Sheldon's tenure, 1964 to 1985. The primary impact came from Medicaid and Medicare legislation in 1965. The secondary impact came as the result of the drug culture entering American cities...
  23. ncbi request reprint Another focus on workforce issues
    George F Sheldon
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:270-1. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Increasing women's leadership in academic medicine: report of the AAMC Project Implementation Committee
    Janet Bickel
    Women in Medicine, AAMC, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 77:1043-61. 2002
    ....
  25. pmc American Surgical Association Blue Ribbon Committee Report on Surgical Education: 2004
    Haile T Debas
    ASA Blue Ribbon Committee on Surgical Education, UCSF Global Health Sciences, 94143 0443, USA
    Ann Surg 241:1-8. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint A Festschrift honoring Norman M. Rich
    David G Burris
    World J Surg 29:S1-6. 2005
    ..Rich, MD, Facs, DMCC, was held on Friday 26 March, 2004 in conjunction with the 24th Annual USU Surgical Associates Day. This article describes that event and introduces the articles written in celebration of it...