|Deborah Rose is the Chief Operating Officer of the Department of Surgery. She has over 26 years of experience in academic surgery. Deborah joined Penn Surgery in 2002 serving as the Director of Clinical Research Administration. Deborah took on additional responsibility as the Director of Professional Medical Education in 2003. Since 2004, Deborah has overseen all administrative aspects of research within Surgery. In 2007 she was promoted to Sr. Director of Research.
Deborah received her MBA with a concentration in Finance from LaSalle University. She has a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Penn State University.