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Ergonomics Toolkit

The Ergonomics Toolkit provides materials and guides on Surgical Ergonomics. In order to access these materials, you must be an SSE member. To apply to become an SSE member, please click here.

Validated Ergonomic Risk Assessment Questionnaires

SSE Surgeon Champions

SSE Surgeon Champions are individuals who advocate for the implementation and adoption of ergonomics principles at their institutions.

To become an SSE Surgeon Champion, please e-mail

Monica Jain, MD

Endocrine Surgery

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

Andrew Gabrielson, MD


Johns Hopkins

Baltimore, MD

Katherine Kopkash, MD

Breast Surgery

NorthShore University Health System

Evanston, IL

Ian Soriano, MD, FACS

Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal/Bariatric Surgery

UCSF Medical Center

San Francisco, CA

A. Alfred Chahine, MD, FACS

Pediatric Surgery

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University

Atlanta, GA

Philip Haigh, MD

Endocrine Surgery

Kaiser Permanente

Los Angeles, CA

Edmundo Inga-Zapata, MD, MSc, FACS

General Surgery

Red Quirúrgica Peruana

Lima, Peru

Arielle Perez, MD, MPH

General, Acute Care, and Hernia Surgery

UNC Health

Chapel Hill, NC

Amy Park, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

Yewande Alimi, MD

Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal/Bariatric Surgery

MedStar Health

Washington, DC

Julie Hallet, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Surgical Oncology

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre/University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada

Marion Henry, MD, MPH, FACS, FAAP

Pediatric Surgery

University of Chicago/ Advocate Children's Hospital

Chicago, IL

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