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Andrew D. Newton, M.D.
General Surgery Resident

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

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

Contact Information (internal use only)

Andrew.Newton@uphs.upenn.edu

  Andy is a fourth year resident is general surgery. He is currently a research fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Sunil Singhal where he is studying intraoperative molecular imaging techniques to improve detection and resection of primary and metastatic tumors. He plans to pursue a career in surgical oncology.

 

 
Appointments
2016 - present Postdoctoral Researcher
 
2013 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Education/Training
2009 - 2013  MD - University of Maryland School of Medicine
 
2005 - 2009 BS - University of Maryland (Biology and Psychology)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Memberships/Societies
2016 - present  American Society of Colorectal Surgeons
 
2015 - present Association for Academic Surgery
 
2015 - present American College of Surgeons
 
2012 - present Alpha Omega Alpha
 
2009 Phi Beta Kappa
 
 
 
Research
2016 - present Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, PI: Sunil Singhal, MD
We are working to develop and optimize intraoperative molecular imaging techniques to improve detection and resection of primary and metastatic tumors.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
Original Papers
  1. Newton AD, Li J, Jeganathan AN, Mahmoud NN, Epstein AJ, Paulson EC. A nomogram to predict lymph node positivity following neoadjuvant chemoradiation in locally advanced rectal cancer. Dis Colon Rectum. 2016;59(8):710-7.
  2. Keating J, Judy R, Newton A, Singhal S. Near-infrared operating lamp for intraoperative molecular imaging of a mediastinal tumor. BMC Med Imaging. 2016;16(1):15.
  3. Newton AD, Bartlett EK, Karakousis GC. Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy: a review of factors contributing to morbidity and mortality. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2016:7(1):99-111.
  4. Newton AD, Datta J, Loaiza-Bonilla A, Karakousis GC, Roses RE. The emerging role for neoadjuvant therapy in gastric cancer: current evidence and future directions. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2015;6(5):534-43.
  5. Burdorf L, Stoddard T, Zhang T, Ryback E, Riner A, Avon C, Laaris A, Cheng X, Sievert E, Braileanu G, Newton A, Phelps CJ, Avares D, Azimzadeh AM, Pierson RN 3rd. Expression of human CD46 modulates inflammation associated with GalTKO lung xenograft injury. Am J Transplant. 2014;(14)5:1084-95.
Abstracts
  1. Newton AD, Savulionyte G, Dumon KR, Dempsey DT.  Laparoscopic gastropexy for large paraesophageal hiatal hernia. Academic Surgical Congress 10th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, February 2015.
  2. Newton AD, Savulionyte G, Dumon KR, Anderson J, Salasky V, Dempsey DT. Operating   room material costs: what do attending surgeons and surgical residents know? Academic Surgical Congress 10th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, February 2015.
  3. Punch L, Newton A, Scalea T. Morbid obesity significantly increases tracheostomy complications in traumatically injured patients. Poster presentation at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting, Jacksonville, FL, February 2013.
 
Awards
2013 Balder Scholarship Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
Wayne W. Babcock Award for Excellence in Surgery
 
2012 Alpha Omega Alpha
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dr. Andrew Newton

 
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