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Brett L. Ecker, 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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Brett is currently a first year General Surgery Resident.

2013 - present

Assistant Instructor in Surgery

2009 - 2013 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, M.D. with Distinction in Research
2005 - 2009 Brown University, B.A. Philosophy

2012 - present


2012 - present American College of Surgeons
Original Papers
  1. Ecker BL, Chu EW*, Garg M, Divino CM. The Surgical Management of Active Ulcerative Colitis Complicated by Clostridium Difficile Infection. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery: Volume 17, Issue 2 (2013), Page 392-396.
  2. Ecker BL, Chu EW, Garg M, Divino CM. Pancreatic Cancer: Surgical Progress and Future Management. Journal of Surgical Radiology. 2013 April; Publication Status: Accepted.
Poster Presentation
  1. Ecker BL, Shi E, Prigoff J, Divino CM. (2012, September). Ulcerative Colitis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis:Outcomes of Patients Undergoing General Surgical Procedures. American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting;Chicago, IL.
  2. Anandaraja N, Awosogba T, Ecker BL, Ganley C, Roden D, Sparrow C, Williams E, Zimmerman J, Hahn S. (2011, November). Survey of Practices in Pregnancy for Traditional Birth Attendant and Bicycle Ambulance Program in Rural Communities in Mozambique. Poster presented at: Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Annual Meeting; Quebec, Canada.
  3. Ecker BL, Marmolejo N, Jones LB. (2004, August). An Animal Model for the Development of Schizophrenia. Poster presented at: New York Academy of Sciences Research Symposium; New York, NY.

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