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May 12, 2022

Duke Breast Surgeon Develops New Cancer Reporting Template

Laura Rosenberger, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology, Section of Breast Surgery, in collaboration with the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has developed a new CAP Cancer Reporting Template for the examination of resection specimens from patients with...Read more
April 28, 2022

April '22 Faculty Recognition

David Gordon, MD Associate Professor of Surgery Division of Emergency Medicine Awarded the 2022 Duke School of Medicine Master Clinician/Teacher Award, which recognizes clinical practitioners who exemplify. the highest standards of clinical care, pedagogy, and professionalism or to basic scientists...Read more
Collage showing portraits of Drs. Jeffrey Marks, Carmelo Milano, and David Harpole Jr.
April 6, 2022

Three Duke Surgery Faculty Members Receive Endowed Professorships

Duke University has appointed three faculty members in the Department of Surgery to endowed professorships by the Board of Trustees. These professorships, or endowed chairs, are awarded to distinguished faculty who have demonstrated extraordinary scholarship in advancing science and improving human...Read more
April 6, 2022

Surgery Research Grant Activity and Awarded Clinical Trials

Abdominal Transplant Surgery Annette Jackson, PhD "EP394.A: Real-Time Flow Cytometry For ADAPT Development Budget" Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason "EP397: Memory B Cell Pilot Assays For ADAPT ITN089ST / ADAPT" Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason Allan D. Kirk, MD, PhD "Novel...Read more
April 6, 2022

Publications in High Impact Factor Journals

The following publications were co-authored by faculty, residents, or affiliates of the Department of Surgery, and were published between September 1, 2021 and mid-March 2022 in peer-reviewed journals with impact factors of 15 or higher. The names of Duke faculty, residents, or affiliates are...Read more
Photo of Dr. Holly Lewis research of skin histology juxtaposed with Dr. Brian Shaw's research graph chart
April 6, 2022

Duke Surgery and the R38: Investing in Surgeon-Scientist Trainees

Dr. Holly Lewis, General Surgery Resident Dr. Brian Shaw, General Surgery Resident At Duke Surgery, residents in several training programs have the opportunity to complete a period of dedicated research separate from their clinical duties. Many residents complete a one-to-two-year translational...Read more
Xenotransplant Photo Dedication Gallery with Drs. Kirk, Knechtle, and Bollinger
April 6, 2022

Xenotransplantation: Rounding a Very Long Corner

Photo above: Dr. Stuart Knechtle (left), joins transplant surgeons Drs. Ralph Bollinger (center) and Allan D. Kirk (right) at the unveiling of the Duke Transplant photo exhibit in January 2020. The display celebrates several patients who received care at the Duke Transplant Center. | Photo credit:...Read more
April 6, 2022

Training in a Pandemic: Two Residents Share their Experiences

Dr. Lauren Coaxum, Emergency Medicine Resident Dr. Anthony Saxton, General Surgery Resident Photo above: (Left) Emergency medicine resident Lauren Coaxum, MD (left), with Assistant Professor Stephanie Eucker, MD, PhD (center), and resident Daniel Mercader, MD (right). (Right) General surgery...Read more
March 25, 2022

Faculty Recognition

Faculty Promotions Aaron Lentz, MD, MHS Professor of Surgery Division of Urology Sreeja Natesan, MD Associate Professor of Surgery Division of Emergency Medicine Joshua Snyder, PhD Associate Professor in Surgery Division of Surgical Sciences Zachary Williams, MD Assistant Professor of Surgery...Read more
February 23, 2022

February '22 Faculty Recognition

Linda Cendales, MD Associate Professor of Surgery Division of Plastic, Maxillofacial, and Oral Surgery Invited to speak at the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons 75th Annual Meeting in Quebec City, Canada from June 14–18, 2022. Dr. Cendales will deliver the A.W. Farmer Lecture. Dr. Cendales has...Read more
February 23, 2022

February '22 Resident Recognition

Qimeng Gao, MD, MHS General Surgery Resident Awarded the Thoracic Surgery Foundation STSA Resident Research Award for his project entitled, " The Delivery of PD=L1 to Lung Allograft During Static Cold Storage Using an AAV-Based Gene Therapy." Holly Lewis, MD, PhD General Surgery Resident Awarded...Read more