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Andrew D. Tieniber, MD
General Surgery Resident

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Andrew Tieniber is a first-year categorical resident in General Surgery. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Boston College, and received his medical degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He plans to pursue the field of Surgical Oncology.

2017 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2013 - 2017 MD - Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
2012 - 2016 BS - Boston College

2016 - 2017 Rutgers RWJ Division of General Surgery - Co-investigator on a study to evaluate the correlation between heterogeneity on ultrasound and thyroiditis on surgical pathology.
2011 - 2013 Cooperative Human Tissue Network - Researched, investigated, and published novel techniques used in preserving and thawing human tissue for use in investigator research


  1. Narcisi L, Tieniber A, Andriani L, McKinney T. The fistula crisis in sub-Saharan Africa: an ongoing struggle in education and awareness. Urologic nursing. 2010 Nov 1;30(6):341.
  2. Kokkat TJ, McGarvey D, Patel MS, Tieniber AD, LiVolsi VA, Baloch ZW. Protein extraction from methanol    fixed paraffin embedded tissue blocks: A new possibility using cell blocks. CytoJournal. 2013 Jan 1;10(1):23.
  3. Tieniber AD, Readdy WJ. Remodeling neuroscience education in medical student training: how early exposure and mentorship are promoting student interest in neurology and neurosurgery. Neural Regeneration Research. 2016 Jul;11(7):1064.
2017 Sasha Malamed Endowed Scholarship Award
2017 Gold Humanism Honor Society
2017 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
2015 RWJ Alumni Association Scholarship Award

Andrew Tieniber

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