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Fifth Annual Meeting

The Fifth Annual Meeting was again held at the Drake Hotel, with 250 surgeons in attendance, and membership rising to 160 members.
At the suggestion of the former MVSS President, Dr. James C. Stanley, the Charles C. Guthrie Award was established.

Fourth Annual Meeting

The Fourth Annual Meeting was held at the Netherland Plaza Hotel in Cincinnati, OH, and with the addition of new members during the meeting, MVSS had reached 137 members.

Third Annual Meeting

The Third Annual Meeting took place at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL.

Second Annual Meeting

Attendance grew to over 250 surgeons for the Second Annual Meeting, which was held at the Plaza Hotel in Detroit, MI.

First Annual Meeting

The First Annual Meeting of MVSS was held at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL, with over 200 surgeons in attendance. It was determined that a basic science lecture should be part of the annual meeting format.