David Vanderpool, M.D.

Dr. David Vanderpool, a general surgeon in Dallas

 

Education

1952
Abilene Christian University
Abilene, Texas
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

 

1956
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, Texas
Degree: M.D.

 

1988
Abilene Christian University
Abilene, Texas
Degree: L.L.D. (Hon)

 

Post Graduate Education

July 1, 1956 - June 30, 1957 - Rotating Internship,
Confederate Memorial Medical Center
Shreveport, Louisiana

 

July 1, 1957 - June 30, 1961 - Surgical Residency, Parkland
Memorial Hospital and University of Texas Southwestern
Medical School
Dallas, Texas

 

Professional Affiliations

Dallas Couny Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
American Medical Association
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, Dallas Society of General Surgeons
Fellow, Texas Surgical Society
Fellow, Southwestern Surgical Congress
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Western Surgical Association
Societe Collegium Internationale Chirugiae Digestivae
American Society of General Surgeons

 

Certification and Licensure

a) Certification American Board of Surgery, February 13, 1962

b) Licensure
Texas State Board of Medical Examiners
August 20, 1956

 

Hospital Appointments

Attending Staff -
Baylor University Medical Center 1963 - present

 

Academic Appointments

Clinical Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery - University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, Texas.

 

Military Service

1957 - 1963 - Captain (MC, United States Air Force Reserve)
1961 - 1963 - Active Duty - Chief, Surgical Service,
3320th USAF Hospital Amarillo Air Force Base, Texas

 

Offices Held

1966-1970 Alternate Delegate to the TMA from the Dallas County Medical Society

1971-1983 Delegate to the TMA from Dallas County Medical Society
1973-1975 Board of Censors, Dallas County Medical Society

1975 Chairman, Board of Censors, Dallas County Medical Society

1979-1982 Secretary, Dallas Society of General Surgeons
1981-1983 Dallas County TEXPAC Board
1982 President-Elect, Dallas County Medical Society
1981-1982 Secretary, Dallas Academy of Medicine
1983 President, Dallas County Medical Society

1985-1995 Alternate TMA Delegate to American Medical Association
1986 President-Elect, Texas Medical Association
1986 President, Texas Medical Association
1988-1989 Board of Trustees, Texas Medical Association
1995-2000 Delegate TMA to AMA

1996-1999 Vice Chair TMA Delegation to AMA
1997-1998 President-elect American Society of General Surgeons

1998-1999 President, American Society of General Surgeons

 

Honors

Outstanding Alumnus - Abilene Christian University 1998