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May 24, 2017

Duke Otolaryngologist Among 21 People Selected as a TED Fellow

Dr. Susan Emmett will make a presentation in Tanzania about reducing hearing health disparities across the globe Otolaryngologist Susan Emmett, MD , an assistant professor of surgery at Duke University School of Medicine and assistant research professor at the Duke Global Health Institute , has...Read more
Dr. Julia Ann Sosa presents at Duke Surgery's Second Annual Research Day
May 19, 2017

Duke Surgery Holds Second Annual Research Day

The Duke Department of Surgery held its Second Annual Research Day earlier this month, featuring presentations in basic and clinical science by faculty and trainees. The department holds this event annually to advance its mission of improving patient care through research and training the next...Read more
May 15, 2017

Duke Medical School Graduates Selected for General Surgery Residencies

The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce that six graduates from the Duke University School of Medicine have been accepted into General Surgery residencies starting next year. In contrast, no graduates from Duke went on to pursue a General Surgery residency in 2016, whereas 17 are expected...Read more
Cecilia Ong, MD, General Surgery Resident
April 21, 2017

Conquer Cancer Merit Award Presented to Duke Surgery Resident

Congratulations to Cecilia Ong, MD , General Surgery Resident, who received the 2017 Conquer Cancer Foundation Merit Award. Established in 1995, the award recognizes high-quality abstracts and provides funding for recipients to attend the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting. The...Read more
Catherine Staton, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine
April 17, 2017

Dr. Catherine Staton Receives GEMA Academic Achievement Award

Duke Surgery would like to congratulate Catherine Staton, MD , Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, for receiving the Global Emergency Medicine Academy (GEMA) Academic Achievement Award. Dr. Staton’s most recent research focuses on decreasing the burden of alcohol use of injured...Read more
April 12, 2017

Dr. Rachel Greenup Receives Health Policy Scholarship

Congratulations to Rachel Greenup, MD, MPH , Division of Advanced Oncologic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, for being selected as a recipient of the Health Policy Scholarship provided by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Breast Surgeons. The scholarship will allow Dr...Read more
April 11, 2017

Duke Surgery Advanced Practice Providers Recognized by PDC

Congratulations to the following Advanced Practice Providers on your most recent accomplishments! Maryellen Kelly, DNP, CPNP, Pediatric Urology : Publications and Presentations Evaluation of Spina Bifida Transitional Care Practices in the United States. Presented at Spina Bifida World Congress, San...Read more