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Robert E. Roses, MD
Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 4 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Malerie Hinkie
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Clinical Office:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Cancer Center
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Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Dr. Robert Roses is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery. Following training in General Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, he completed a fellowship in Surgical Oncology at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.  He completed a research fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania under the mentorship of Dr. Brian J. Czerniecki.  His clinical practice encompasses gastrointestinal surgical oncology and endocrine surgery. Special clinical interests include gastric cancer, neuroendocrine tumors (including carcinoid tumors and neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas), primary and metastatic liver tumors, pancreatic cancer and adrenal tumors.


2012 - present Assistant Professor of Surgery at HUP, Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2012 - present  Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1993 - 1997 BA - Dartmouth College
Hanover, New Hampshire
1999 - 2003   MD - Tufts University
Boston, Massachusetts
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
2003 - 2004 Internship in Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2004 - 2006 Residency in General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2006 - 2008  Research Fellow, Harrison Department of Surgical Research
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2008 - 2010 Residency in General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2010 - 2012 Fellowship in Surgical Oncology, University of Texas/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas
2014 - present North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
2011 - present American College of Surgeons
Member 2011-2015
Fellow 2015-present
2013 - present Society of Surgical Oncology
2013 - present Society of Surgical Oncology
2011 - present American College of Surgeons
2011 - present American College of Surgeons
Research Publications, peer reviewed (print or other media)
  1. Khitin L, Roses RE, Birkett DH: Cancer in the gastric remnant after gastric bypass: a case report. Current surgery 60(5): 521-3, Sep-Oct 2003.
  2. Xu JW, Zaporojan V, Peretti GM, Roses RE, Morse KB, Roy AK, Mesa JM, Randolph MA, Bonassar LJ, Yaremchuk MJ: Injectable tissue-engineered cartilage with different chondrocyte sources. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 113(5): 1361-71, Apr 2004.
  3. Xu JW, Randolph MA, Peretti GM, Nazzal JA, Roses RE, Morse KR, Yaremchuk MJ: Producing a flexible tissue-engineered cartilage framework using expanded polytetrafluoroethylene membrane as a pseudoperichondrium. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 116(2): 577-89, Aug 2005.
  4. Peretti GM, Campo-Ruiz V, Gonzalez S, Randolph MA, Xu JW, Morse KR, Roses RE, Yaremchuk MJ: Tissue engineered cartilage integration to live and devitalized cartilage: a study by reflectance mode confocal microscopy and standard histology. Connective tissue research 47(4): 190-9, 2006.
  5. Karakousis GC, Han D, Kelz RR, Nemani D, Karamacharya J, Roses RE, Gimotty PA, Fraker DL: Interpretation of intra-operative PTH changes in patients with multi-glandular primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT). Surgery 142(6): 845-50; discussion 850.e1-2, Dec 2007.
  6. Roses RE, Xu S, Xu M, Koldovsky U, Koski G, Czerniecki BJ: Differential production of IL-23 and IL-12 by myeloid-derived dendritic cells in response to TLR agonists. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) 181(7): 5120-7, Oct 2008.
  7. Foley PJ, Roses RE, Kelz RR, Resnick AS, Williams NN, Mullen JL, Kaiser LR, Morris JB: The state of general surgery training: a different perspective. Journal of surgical education 65(6): 494-8, Nov-Dec 2008.
  8. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Sharma A, Schueller JE, Nisenbaum H, Weinstein S, Fox KR, Zhang PJ, Czerniecki BJ: HER-2/neu overexpression as a predictor for the transition from in situ to invasive breast cancer. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology 18(5): 1386-9, May 2009.
  9. Bahl S, Roses RE, Sharma A, Koldovsky U, Xu S, Weinstein S, Nisenbaum H, Fox K, Pasha T, Zhang P, Araujo L, Carver J, Czerniecki BJ: Asymptomatic changes in cardiac function can occur in ductal carcinoma-in-situ patients following treatment with HER-2/neu-pulsed dendritic cell vaccines. American journal of surgery 198(4): 488-94, Oct 2009.
  10. Roses RE, Foley PJ, Paulson EC, Pray L, Kelz RR, Williams NN, Morris JB: Revisiting the rotating call schedule in less than 80 hours per week. Journal of surgical education 66(6): 357-60, Nov-Dec 2009.
  11. Harada S, Mick R, Roses RE, Graves H, Niu H, Sharma A, Schueller JE, Nisenbaum H, Czerniecki BJ, Zhang PJ: The significance of HER-2/neu receptor positivity and immunophenotype in ductal carcinoma in situ with early invasive disease. Journal of surgical oncology 104(5): 458-65, Oct 2011.
  12. Roses RE, Arun BK, Lari SA, Mittendorf A, Lucci A, Hunt KK, Kuerer HM: Ductal carcinoma-in-situ of the breast with subsequent distant metastasis and death. Annals of surgical oncology 18(10): 2873-8, Oct 2011.
  13. Aburabia MD, Roses RE, Kuerer HM, Fine R, Beitsch PD, Goyal S, Haffty B, Lyden M, Vicini FA: Axillary failure in patients treated with MammoSite accelerated partial breast irradiation. Annals of surgical oncology 18(12): 3415-21, Nov 2011.
  14. Sharma A, Koldovsky U, Xu S, Mick R, Roses RE, Fitzpatrick E, Weinstein S, Nisenbaum H, Levine BL, Fox K, Zhang P, Koski G, Czerniecki BJ: HER-2 pulsed dendritic cell vaccine can eliminate HER-2 expression and impact ductal carcinoma in situ. Cancer Jan 2012.
  15. Alvarado R, Lari SA, Roses RE, Smith BD, Yang W, Mittendorf EA, Arun BK, Lucci A, Babiera GV, Wagner JL, Caudle AS, Meric-Bernstam F, Hwang RF, Bedrosian I, Hunt KK, Kuerer HM: Biology, Treatment, and Outcome in Very Young and Older Women with DCIS. Annals of surgical oncology May 2012.
  16. You YN, Roses RE, Chang GJ, Rodriguez-Bigas MA. Feig BW, Slack R, Nguyen S, Skibber JM: Multimodality salvage of recurrent disease after local excision for rectal cancer. Dis Colon Rectum 55(12): 1213-9, 2012.
  17. Zimmitti G, Roses RE, Andreou A, Shindoh J, Curley SA, Aloia TA, Vauthey JN: Greater complexity of liver surgery is not associated with an increased incidence of liver-related complications except fro bile leak: an experience with 2,628 consecutive resections. J Gastrointestinal Surg 2012.
  18. Bansal N, Sonnenberg EM, Meise CK, Reinke CE, Karakousis GC, Bartlett EK, Mahmoud NN, Roses RE, Kelz RR.: The effect of colorectal cancer screening mandates on access to care and clinical outcomes: a retrospective study of patients undergoing operations of the colon and rectum. Surgery 154(2): 335-44, August 2013.
  19. Fracol M, Xu S, Mick R, Fitzpatrick E, Nisenbaum H, Roses R, Fisher C, Tchou J, Fox K, Zhang P, Czerniecki BJ.: Response to HER-2 Pulsed DC1 Vaccines is Predicted by Both HER-2 and Estrogen Receptor Expression in DCIS. Ann Surg Oncol 20(10): 3233-9, October  2013.
  20. Bartlett EK, Gimotty PA, Sinnamon AJ, Wachtel H, Roses RE, Schuchter L, Xu X, Elder DE, Ming M, Elenitsas R, Guerry D, Kelz RR, Czerniecki BJ, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC.: Clark Level Risk Stratifies Patients with Mitogenic Thin Melanomas for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy. Ann Surg Oncol 2013.
  21. Bartlett EK, Meise C, Bansal N, Fischer JP, Low DW, Czerniecki BJ, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC: Sartorius transposition during inguinal lymphadenectomy for melanoma Journal of Surgical Research 2013.
  22. Bartlett EK, Meise C, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC.: Morbidity and Mortality of Cytoreduction with Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: Outcomes from the ACS NSQIP Database. Ann Surg Oncol 2013.
  23. Bartlett EK, Roses RE, Gupta M, Shah PK, Shah KK, Zaheer S, Wachtel H, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC, Fraker DL: Surgery for metastatic neuroendocrine tumors with occult primaries. J Surg Res 2013.
  24. Bartlett EK, Roses RE, Meise C, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC.: Preoperative radiation for retroperitoneal sarcoma is not associated with increased early postoperative morbidity. J Surg Oncol 2013.
  25. Kaseb AO, Shindoh J, Patt YZ, Roses RE, Zimmitti G, Lozano RD, Hassan MM, Hassabo HM, Curley SA, Aloia TA, Abbruzzese JL, Vauthey JN: Modified cisplatin/interferon α-2b/doxorubicin/5-fluorouracil (PIAF) chemotherapy in patients with no hepatitis or cirrhosis is associated with improved response rate, resectability, and survival of initially unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Cancer 2013.
  26. Zimmitti G, Vauthey JN, Shindoh J, Tzeng CW, Roses RE, Ribero D, Capussotti L, Giuliante F, Nuzzo G, Aloia TA.: Systematic use of an intraoperative air leak test at the time of major liver resection reduces the rate of postoperative biliary complications. J Am Coll Surg 217(6): 1028-37, December 2013.
  27. Roses RE, Tzeng CW, Ross MI, Fournier KF, Abbott DE, You YN.: The palliative index: predicting outcomes of emergent surgery in patients with cancer. J Palliat Med 17(1): 37-42, January 2014.
  28. Bartlett EK1, Wachtel H, Fraker DL, Vollmer CM, Drebin JA, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Surgical Palliation for Pancreatic Malignancy: Practice Patterns and Predictors of Morbidity and Mortality. J Gastrointest Surg 18(7): 1292-8, July 2014.
  29. Datta J, Lewis RS Jr, Mamtani R, Stripp D, Kelz RR, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Implications of inadequate lymph node staging in resectable gastric cancer: A contemporary analysis using the National Cancer Data Base. Cancer 120(18): 2855-65, 2014.
  30. Dionisi F, Avery S, Lukens JN, Ding X, Kralik J, Kirk M, Roses RE, Amichetti M, Metz JM, Plastaras JP.: Proton therapy in adjuvant treatment of gastric cancer: Planning comparison with advanced x-ray therapy and feasibility report. Acta Oncol. 53(10): 1312-20, 2014.
  31. Ecker BL, Bartlett EK, Hoffman RL, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Morris JB, Kelz RR: Hernia repair in the presence of ascites J Surg Res 190(2): 471-7, 2014.
  32. Roses RE, Bartlett EK, Kelz RR, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC: Morbidity and mortality after total gastrectomy for gastric malignancy using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database Surgery 156(2): 298-304, 2014.
  33. Wachtel H, Cerullo I, Bartlett EK, Kelz RR, Cohen DL, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Fraker DL.: Long-term blood pressure control in patients undergoing adrenalectomy for primary hyperaldosteronism. Surgery 156(6): 1394-402, 2014.
  34. Bartlett EK, Choudhury RA, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC: Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy at the Time of Surgery is Not Associated with Increased 30-Day Morbidity and Mortality Following Colorectal Resection. Ann Surg Oncol 22(5): 1664-72, 2015.
  35. Bartlett EK, Simmons KD, Wachtel H, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC.: The rise in metastasectomy across cancer types over the past decade. Cancer 121(5): 747-57, 2015.
  36. Datta J, Berk E, Xu S, Fitzpatrick E, Rosemblit C, Lowenfeld L, Goodman N, Lewis DA, Zhang PJ, Fisher C, Roses RE, DeMichele A, Czerniecki BJ: Anti-HER2 CD4+ T-helper type 1 response is a novel immune correlate to pathologic response following neoadjuvant therapy in HER2-positive breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res 17(1), 2015.
  37. Datta J, McMillan MT, Ecker BL, Karakousis GC, Mamtani R, Plastaras JP, Giantonio BJ, Drebin JA, Dempsey DT, Fraker DL, Roses RE: Implications of Lymph Node Staging on Selection of Adjuvant Therapy for Gastric Cancer in the United States: A Propensity Score-Matched Analysis. Annals of Surgery 2015.
  38. Datta J, McMillan MT, Shang EK, Mamtani R, Lewis Jr RS, Kelz RR, Teitelbaum U, Plastaras J, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Omission of Adjuvant Therapy After Gastric Cancer Resection: Development of a Validated Risk Model. JNCCN 13(5): 531-41, 2015.
  39. Ecker BL, Datta J, McMillan MT, Poe SL, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Dempsey DT, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Minimally invasive gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma in the United States: Utilization and short-term oncologic outcomes. J Surg Oncol 112(6): 616-21, 2015.
  40. Ecker BL, McMillan MT, Datta J, Mamtani R, Giantonio BJ, Dempsey DT, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Karakousis GC, Roses RE.: Efficacy of adjuvant chemotherapy for small bowel adenocarcinoma: A propensity score-matched analysis. Cancer. 122(5): 693-701, 2015.
  41. Gurung B, Hua X, Runske M, Bennett B, LiVolsi V, Roses R, Fraker DA, Metz DC: PTCH 1 staining of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (PNET) samples from patients with and without multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN-1) syndrome reveals a potential therapeutic target. Cancer Biol Ther 16(2): 219-24, 2015.
  42. Hobbs RD, Cintolo JA, Roses RE.: An Underappreciated Cause of Postprandial Abdominal Pain. JAMA Surg. 2015.
  43. Kuo LE, Wachtel H, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR.: Incidental and Intentional Medicine Achieve Similar Results in Primary Hyperaldosteronism. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015.
  44. Lowenfeld L, Datta J, Lewis RS Jr, McMillan MT, Mamtani R, Damjanov N, Chandrasekhara V, Karakousis GC, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Roses RE.: Multimodality Treatment of T4 Gastric Cancer in the United States: Utilization Trends and Impact on Survival. Ann Surg Oncol.  2015.
  45. McMillan MT, Lewis RS, Drebin JA, Teitelbaum UR, Lee MK, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Vollmer CM: The efficacy of adjuvant therapy for pancreatic invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN). Cancer 122(4): 521-33, 2015.
  46. McMillan MT, Malleo G, Bassi C, Butturini G, Salvia R, Roses RE, Lee MK, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Vollmer CM Jr.: Drain Management after Pancreatoduodenectomy: Reappraisal of a Prospective Randomized Trial Using Risk Stratification. J Am Coll Surg. 221(4): 798-809, 2015.
  47. McMillan MT, Ojerholm E, Roses RE, Plastaras JP, Metz JM, Mamtani R, Karakousis GC, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Stripp D, Ben-Josef E, Datta J.: Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Treatment Time Impacts Overall Survival in Gastric Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015.
  48. Peters MG, Bartlett EK, Roses RE, Kelz RR, Fraker DL, Karakousis GC: Age-Related Morbidity and Mortality with Cytoreductive Surgery. Ann Surg Oncol 2015.
  49. Wachtel H, Cerullo I, Bartlett EK, Roses RE, Cohen DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC, Fraker DL: Clinicopathologic Characteristics of Incidentally Identified Pheochromocytoma Ann Surg Oncol 22(1): 132-8, 2015.
  50. Wachtel H, Gupta M, Bartlett EK, Jackson BM, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC, Fraker DL, Roses RE.: Outcomes after resection of leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava: A pooled data analysis of 377 cases. Surg Oncol 24(1): 21-27, 2015.
  51. Wachtel H, Jackson BM, Bartlett EK, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Bavaria JE, Fraker DL: Resection of primary leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) with reconstruction: A case series and review of the literature. J Surg Oncol 111(3): 328-33, 2015.
  52. Wachtel H, Kennedy EH, Zaheer S, Bartlett EK, Fishbein L, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Cohen DL: Preoperative Metyrosine Improves Cardiovascular Outcomes for Patients Undergoing Surgery for Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma. Ann Surg Oncol 22(Suppl 3): 646-54, 2015.
  53. Datta J, McMillan MT, Ruffolo L, Lowenfeld L, Mamtani R, Plastaras JP, Dempsey DT, Karakousis GC, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Roses RE.: Multimodality Therapy Improves Survival in Resected Early Stage Gastric Cancer in the United States. Ann Surg Oncol 2016.
  54. Ecker BL, Simmons KD, Zaheer S, Poe SC, Bartlett EK, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Roses RE, Karakousis GC.: Blood Transfusion in Major Abdominal Surgery for Malignant Tumors: A Trend Analysis Using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. JAMA Surg. 2016.
  55. Etkin Y, Foley PJ, Wang GJ, Guzzo TJ, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Jackson BM.: Successful venous repair and reconstruction for oncologic resections. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord 4(1): 57-63, 2016.
  56. McMillan MT, Malleo G, Bassi C, Allegrini V, Casetti L, Drebin JA, Esposito A, Landoni L, Lee MK, Pulvirenti A, Roses RE, Salvia R, Vollmer CM Jr: Multicenter, Prospective Trial of Selective Drain Management for Pancreatoduodenectomy Using Risk Stratification. Ann Surg 2016.
  57. Wachtel H, Zaheer S, Shah PK, Trerotola SO, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Cohen DL, Fraker DL.: Role of adrenal vein sampling in primary aldosteronism: Impact of imaging, localization, and age. J Surg Oncol. 113(5): 532-7, 2016.
Research Publications, peer-reviewed reviews
  1. Czerniecki BJ, Roses RE, Koski GK: Development of vaccines for high-risk ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. Cancer research 67(14): 6531-4, Jul 2007.
  2. Roses RE, Xu M, Xu S, Koldovsky U, Son G, Koski GK: Working towards the development of vaccines for the treatment of of early breast cancer. Current Cancer Therapy Reviews 3: 97-107, 2007.
  3. Roses RE, Rombeau JL.: Recent trends in the surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease. [Review] World Journal of Gastroenterology 14(3): 408-412, Jan. 2008.
  4. Roses RE, Xu M, Koski GK, Czerniecki BJ: Radiation therapy and toll-like receptor signaling: implications for the treatment of cancer. Oncogene 27(2): 200-7, Jan 2008.
  5. Koski GK, Cohen PA, Roses RE, Xu S, Czerniecki BJ: Reengineering dendritic cell-based anti-cancer vaccines. Immunological reviews 222: 256-76, Apr 2008.
  6. Roses RE, Vauthey JN. : Transplantation or resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: biology determines outcome. [Review] Oncology 25(8): 760-761, July 2011.
  7. Roses RE, Kuerer HM: Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Clinical Trials Update and Resolving Controversies. Current Cancer Therapy Reviews 8: 182-188, 2012.
  8. Kaseb AO, Abaza YM, Roses RE: Multidisciplinary management of hepatocellular carcinoma. Recent Results Cancer Research 190: 247-59, 2013.
  9. Datta J, Terhune JH, Lowenfeld L, Cintolo JA, Xu S, Roses RE, Czerniecki BJ: Optimizing dendritic cell-based approaches for cancer immunotherapy. Yale J Biol Med 87(4): 491-518, 2014.
  10. Roses RE, Datta J, Czerniecki BJ: Radiation as Immunomodulator: Implications for Dendritic Cell-Based Immunotherapy. Radiat Res 182(2): 211-8, 2014.
  11. Datta J, Berk E, Cintolo JA, Xu S, Roses RE, Czerniecki BJ.: Rationale for a Multimodality Strategy to Enhance the Efficacy of Dendritic Cell-Based Cancer Immunotherapy. Front Immunol. 2(6), 2015.
  12. Newton AD, Datta J, Loaiza-Bonilla A, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Neoadjuvant therapy for gastric cancer: current evidence and future directions. J Gastrointest Oncol 6(5): 534-43, 2015.
  13. Datta J, Roses RE: Surgical Management of Adrenocortical Carcinoma: An Evidence-Based Approach. Surg Oncol Clin N Am 25(1): 153-70, 2016.
  14. Folkert IW, Hernandez P, Roses RE.: Multidisciplinary management of nonfunctional neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas. World J Gastroenterol 22(11): 3105-16, 2016.
Editorials, Reviews, Chapters, including participation in committee reports (print or other media)
  1. Roses RE, Rombeau JL: Recent trends in the surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease. World journal of gastroenterology : WJG 14(3): 408-12, Jan 2008.
  2. Paulson EC, Roses RE, Morris JB: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Gowner and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 92-101, 2009.
  3. Rodriguez JA, Roses RE, Braslow B: Appendectomy. Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 123-130, 2009.
  4. Roses RE: Sentinel lymph node biopsy and axillary dissection. Gowned and Gloved Surgery; Introduction to Common Procedures. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 202-209, 2009.
  5. Roses RE, Czerniecki BJ: Mastectomy. Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 188-194, 2009.
  6. Roses RE, Kanchwala SK, Reilly PM: Perioperative Care. Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB (eds.). WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 1-7, 2009.
  7. Roses RE, Czerniecki BJ: The breast. The Surgical Review, Third Edition. Porrett PM, Frederick JR, Roses RE, Kaiser LR (eds.). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Page: 252-262, 2010.
  8. Roses RE, Morris JB: Incisions, Closures, and Management of the Abdominal Wound. Maingot's Abdominal Operations, 12th Edition. Zinner MJ, Ashley SW (eds.). McGraw Hill, Page: 99-122, 2013.
  9. Roses RE, Roses DF: Malignant Melanoma. Surgery: Evidence-Based Practice. Cohn SM, Brower ST (eds.). PMPH-USA, 2013.
  10. Roses RE, Vauthey JN: Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Epidemiology, Staging, Medical Management. Abrams Angiography, 3rd edition  Geschwind JH, Dake MD (eds.). Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2013.
  11. Royal RE, Roses RE: Cancer of the Pancreas and Hepatobiliary Tracts. Oncology in Primary Care. Rose MG, DeVita VT, Lawrence TS, Rosenberg SA (eds.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013.
  12. Roses RE: Pancreatic Cystic Neoplams   Complex General Surgical Oncology: a Case-Based Approach. Abbott DE, Fleming JB (eds.). FSG, 2, 2014.
  13. Roses RE, Rodriguez-Bigas M: The management of rectal cancer. Current Surgical Therapy, 11th edition. Cameron J, Cameron A (eds.). Elsevier, 2014.
  14. Murken DR, Roses RE: The Stomach. The Surgical Review, Fourth Edition. Porrett PM, Atluri P, Karakousis GC, Roses RE (eds.). Wolters Kluwer, 2015.
  15. Roses RE, Datta J, You YN, Boughey JC.: Multimodality treatment considerations in esophageal and gastric cancer: Are we making progress? Bull Am Coll Surg. 100(7), 2015.
  16. Roses RE, Fraker DL: Bile Reflux and Gatroparesis. Gastrointestinal Surgery: Management of Complex Perioperative Complications. Pawlik TM, Maithel SK, Merchant NB (eds.). Springer, 2015.
  17. Ecker BL, Roses RE: Response to "Minimally invasive gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma in the United States: Utilization and short-term oncologic outcomes" J Surg Oncol 113(7): 846, Jun 2016.
  1. Porrett P, Frederick J, Roses RE, Kaiser LR: The Surgical Review. 3rd Edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2009.
  2. Roses RE, Paulson EC, Kanchwala SK, Morris JB: Gowned and Gloved. Introduction to Common Procedures. WB Saunders/Elsevier, 2010.
  3. Porret PM, Atluri P, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Drebin JA: The Surgical Review. Fourth Edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2015.
Awards, Honors and Membership in Honorary Societies
2016 William Y. Inouye Faculty Award, University of Pennsylvania
2016 Ernest F. Rosato Faculty Teaching Award, University of Pennsylvania
2015 Observership, Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery (JSGS)
2015 Ernest F. Rosato Faculty Teaching Award, University of Pennsylvania
2014 William Y. Inouye Faculty Award, University of Pennsylvania
2014 Ernest F. Rosato Faculty Teaching Award, University of Pennsylvania
2009 Jonathan E. Rhoads Research Award, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2006 Keith M. Reemtsma Surgical Resident of the Year Award
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2003 Martin J. Loeb Memorial Award in Surgery, Tufts School of Medicine
2003 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Tufts School of Medicine

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