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Jennifer K Plichta, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences
Campus Mail: DUMC DUMC 3513, Durham, NC 27710

Education and Training

  • Breast Surgery Fellowship, Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2015 - 2016
  • Breast Surgery Fellowship, Surgery, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 2015 - 2016
  • Breast Surgery Fellowship, Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2015 - 2016
  • General Surgery Resident, Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, 2008 - 2015
  • M.S., Loyola University Medical Center, 2012
  • M.D., Indiana University, School of Medicine, 2008
  • B.A., Depauw University, 2002

Publications

Plichta, Jennifer K., Jacqueline A. Brosius, Sam Pappas, Gerard Abood, and Gerard V. Aranha. “The Changing Spectrum of Surgically Treated Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas.” In Gastroenterology, 146:S1049–S1049. W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Holmes, C. J., T. Griffin, J. Plichta, R. Gamelli, and K. Radek. “LOCAL BURN INJURY PROMOTES CHOLINERGIC DYSREGULATION IN HUMAN EPIDERMIS.” In Wound Repair and Regeneration, 22:A45–A45. WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Plichta, Jennifer K., Anjali S. Godambe, Zachary Fridirici, Sherri Yong, James M. Sinacore, Gerard J. Abood, and Gerard V. Aranha. “The Association between Survival and the Pathologic Features of Periampullary Tumors Varies over Time.” Hpb Surg 2014 (2014): 890530. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/890530.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Karla Bernardi, Eileen Bock, Michael G. Hurtuk, and Gerard V. Aranha. “Quality of life after pancreaticoduodenectomy: what are the long-term effects?” In Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 217:S111–12. Elsevier BV, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.07.258.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Eileen Bock, Michael G. Hurtuk, Gerard Abood, and Gerard V. Aranha. “Endoscopic and Surgical Alternatives to Pancreaticoduodenectomy and Distal Pancreatectomy.” In Gastroenterology, 144:S1083–S1083. W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Plichta, Jennifer, Kristen Ban, Claudia Perez, and Constantine Godellas. “Accurately Predicting a Negative Axilla After Positive Sentinel Node Biopsy.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 20:94–94. SPRINGER, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Plichta, J. K., I. Fields, C. Godellas, and C. B. Perez. “Post-operative Surveillance of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 20:S52–S52. SPRINGER, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Wood, Stephen, Ravi Pithadia, Tooba Rehman, Lijuan Zhang, Jennifer Plichta, Katherine A. Radek, Christopher Forsyth, Ali Keshavarzian, and Sasha H. Shafikhani. “Chronic alcohol exposure renders epithelial cells vulnerable to bacterial infection.” Plos One 8, no. 1 (2013): e54646. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0054646.

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Plichta, J. K., S. Lapetino, N. Rumas, P. Rajan, C. Godellas, and C. Perez. “Flat epithelial atypia diagnosed on breast core biopsy: what next?” In Cancer Research, Vol. 72. AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, 2012.

Scholars@Duke

Curtis, Brenda J., Jennifer K. Plichta, Hanz Blatt, Steven Droho, Tina M. Griffin, and Katherine A. Radek. “Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor stimulation impairs epidermal permeability barrier function and recovery and modulates cornified envelope proteins.” Life Sci 91, no. 21–22 (November 27, 2012): 1070–76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lfs.2012.08.020.

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