Dr. Brad Edgerton is President of the Edgerton Foundation and a plastic surgeon in the Southern California Permanente Medical Group, and a Clinical Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of Southern California. Dr. Edgerton specializes in reconstructive plastic surgery including congenital deformities, breast cancer reconstruction, hand surgery, and nerve surgery reconstructions for tumors and paralytic conditions of the face, neck and extremities. He directs the regional Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Team for Kaiser Permanente and has authored multiple articles and textbook chapters in his field. In addition to his surgical practice, Dr. Edgerton has a long-standing philanthropic interest in security and international policy. The Edgerton Foundation also supports efforts to deal with creative environmental and energy solutions, supports artistic, educational and cultural institutions in Los Angeles, and funds the development of New American Plays nationwide. The Edgerton Foundation has supported lecture series on South Asian Security and Turkey & Iran at the Pacific Council. Dr. Edgerton additionally serves as a trustee of Harvard-Westlake School, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Geffen Playhouse, National Council for the American Theatre and Southern Skis.