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August Faculty Recognition

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Joseph Fernandez-Moure, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Trauma, Acute, and Critical Care Surgery

Received the K23 award from the NIH.




Jennifer Plichta, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology

Selected to serve on the Editorial Board for the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC). She will be actively involved in the development, promotion, and maintenance of evidence-based systems for the classification and management of cancer in collaboration with multidisciplinary organizations dedicated to cancer surveillance and to improving care.




Julie Thacker, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology

Graduated from Drexel University as an Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) fellow.




Sabino Zani Jr., MD
Assistant Professor in Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology

Received the National Science Foundation award for his project titled "NRT-FW-HTF: NSF Traineeship in the Advancement of Surgical Technologies.”