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Carol W. Chen, M.D.
General Surgery Resident

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Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

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Dr. Chen is a third year resident in the general surgery program. Her research interests include development of biomedical devices. She plans to pursue a career in academic cardiothoracic surgery.

2012 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2008 - 2012 MD - Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
2004 - 2008 BS - Biomedical Engineering
Duke university
  • American Medical Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa Society
  • Tau Beta Pi Society
2009 Clazosentan in Reducing Vasospasm-Related Morbidity and All-Cause Mortality in Adult Patients with Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Treated by Surgical Clipping
2008 Muscle mechanics and localized gene expression in developing normal and paralyzed rotator cuffs
2007 - 2008 Effect of Tenascin on Tumor Cell and Lymphocyte Migration
  1. Chen C, Tang K, Zhang M, Lin S. (2010). The Chiasmal Spur. J Neuroophthalmol, 30, 157-159.
  2. Tang J, Chen C, Zhao Y. (2011). Neurosurgery Center of Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Flagship of Neurosurgery in China. World Neurosurg, 75(3-4), 377-82.
  3. Das R, Rich J, Chen W, Kim HM, McAlinden A, Thomopoulos S. (2009). Effect of botulinum toxin induced muscle paralysis on myogenic and adipogenic gene regulation and muscle force generation in developing supraspinatus muscles. Transactions of the 55th Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 357.

Dr. Carol Chen

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