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March 20, 2018

Welcome New Duke Surgery Residents

We are excited to welcome our new residents to the Department of Surgery. Congratulations to all those who matched with us! Emergency Medicine Residency General Surgery Residency Integrated Thoracic Surgery Residency and Traditional Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency Otolaryngology - Head and Neck...Read more
Dr. John Stewart, Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Advanced Oncologic and Gastrointestinal Surgery and Chief of Surgery, Durham VA Medical Center
February 26, 2018

Dr. John Stewart Elected to American Board of Surgery

John H. Stewart IV, MD, MBA, Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Advanced Oncologic and Gastrointestinal Surgery and Chief of Surgery, Durham VA Medical Center, has been elected to the American Board of Surgery (ABS) for a 6-year term. The ABS serves as the national certifying body for...Read more
Georgia Tomaras, PhD, Professor in Surgery, Division of Surgical Sciences
February 16, 2018

Dr. Georgia Tomaras Elected Fellow in American Academy of Microbiology

Georgia Tomaras, PhD , Professor in Surgery, Division of Surgical Sciences, has been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology . Dr. Tomaras was one of 96 new fellows chosen worldwide through a highly selective peer-review process. Fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology...Read more
Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon with Stethoscope
February 9, 2018

Abstracts from Duke Breast Surgery Team Accepted at SSO Annual Meeting

The Section of Breast Surgery in the Division of Advanced Oncologic and Gastrointestinal Surgery has 5 abstracts accepted for oral or poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) Annual Meeting next month in Chicago. The abstracts materialized from the Duke Breast Clinical Outcomes...Read more
Dr. Morgan Cox, General Surgery Resident
February 7, 2018

General Surgery Resident to Present at ACS Surgical Simulation Summit

Congratulations to Dr. Morgan Cox , General Surgery Resident, on having her abstract accepted for a presentation at the 2018 Annual Surgical Simulation Summit of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) . Dr. Cox will present her abstract titled “Utilizing Brain Stimulation to Enhance Laparoscopic...Read more
Surgeons picking up surgical scissors off a table
January 26, 2018

A Push To Get Older Adults In Better Shape For Surgery

Surgery can be hard on older adults, resulting in serious complications and death far more often than in younger patients. But many seniors aren’t adequately prepared for the risks they might face. Innovative hospitals, such as Duke University Medical Center , the University of California-San...Read more

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