Kevin C. Chung, MD, MS is Professor of Surgery and Assistant Dean for Instructional Faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School, specializing in hand surgery. He is an author of more than 230 articles in peer-reviewed journals, 90 book chapters, and is the Deputy Editor for the Journal of Hand Surgery and is an associate editor for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is also author of nine textbooks, including Operative Techniques: Hand and Wrist Surgery, 2nd Edition, Practical Management of Pediatric and Adult Brachial Plexus Palsies, Plastic Surgery: Indications and Practice, and Hand and Upper Extremity Reconstruction with DVD.
Dr. Chung held leadership positions in many national organizations and has served as council member of the American Society for Surgery and served on the Board of Directors for the Plastic Surgery Education Foundation. He was the first recipient of the Weiland Medal from the American Society for Surgery of the Hand to honor a hand surgeon whose research work advances the specialty.