Our 2019 Joseph Moquin (Professional of the Year) Winner: Trevor Bowers from SMTA
Our 2019 Bill Roark (Young Professional of the Year) Winner: Lauren A. Badia from AIAA
Our 2019 Society of the Year Winner: ASME
Thank you to everybody that came!
Our 2019 Keynote Speaker:
Our Emcee for the evening:
Our 2019 Speakers:
The namesake of our prestigious Young Professional of the Year award.
Author, developer, surgeon, and a huge NASA fan since childhood, Gordon Telepun will soon witness his 5th solar eclipse.
Dr. Gordon Telepun is a board certified plastic surgeon. He ended up in the Tennessee Valley as his surgical training continued to move him South. He completed 5 years of general surgery training in Baltimore, Maryland at the University of Maryland Hospital. He spent 2 years in Richmond, Virginia doing a plastic surgery residency at Medical College of Virginia. And from 1992 to 1993 he did an additional fellowship year of training in breast reconstruction and cosmetic surgery at Baptist Hospital, in Nashville, Tennessee. In July of 1993, he brought the specialty of plastic surgery to Decatur General Hospital. Since that time he has been in solo private practice specializing in reconstructive surgery of the breast and cosmetic breast and body contouring
The Joseph Moquin Award, also known as the HATS Professional of the Year, is given to an individual with outstanding contributions.
HATS is proud to announce the change of our annual Young Professional of the Year Award as the Bill Roark Award.