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Training Program
GENERAL SURGERY

Graduate Career Paths

Thirteen current U.S. Medical School Department Chairmen received their general surgery training in this program. The majority of program graduates pursue specialty academic residency or fellowship training at a variety of programs throughout the United States.

2014   Immediate post-residency position
Myron Allukian   Fellow, Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio
Nina Bowens   Fellow, Vascular Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia/Cornell
New York, New York
Holly Graves   Fellow, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
William Hiesinger   Resident, Cardiac Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Caroline Reinke   Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina
Eduardo Rodriguez  

Fellow, Vascular Surgery
University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida

2013   Immediate post-residency position
Arminder Jassar   Resident, Cardiac Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
M. Kenneth Lee   Resident, Hepatibiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
Derek Nathan   Resident, Vascular Surgery
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
Robert Redfield   Resident, Abdominal Transplant Surgery
University of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin
Brant Ullery   Resident, Vascular Surgery
Stanford University
Stanford, California
Niamey Wilson   Breast Surgery Fellowship
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2012   Immediate post-residency position
Dustin Bermudez   Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship
East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina
Clayton Brinster   Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Peter Jenkins   Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Robert Lewis   Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ronald Parsons   Abdominal Organ Transplantation Fellowship
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Columbia University
Matthew Santore   Pediatric Surgery Fellowship
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia

Anupama Sharma Saigal   Breast Surgery Fellowship
Columbia University
New York, New York
Chadwick Wu   Plastic Surgery Fellowship
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2011   Immediate post-residency position
J. Raymond Fitzpatrick, MD   Resident, Cardiac Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
John Frederick, MD   Resident, Thoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Danielle Hari, MD   Fellow, Surgical Oncology
John Wayne Cancer Institute and
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Benjamin Herdrich, MD   Fellow, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Demetri Merianos, MD   Fellow, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
Hooman Noorchashm, MD   Fellow, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Bilal Shafi, MD   Resident, Cardiac Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
David Stitelman, MD   Fellow, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2010   Immediate post-residency position
Aaron Blom, MD   Fellow, Vascular Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Paul Foley, MD   Fellow, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dale Han, MD   Fellow, Surgical Oncology
Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida
Kristin Noonan, MD   Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Carter Paulson, MD   Resident, Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Paige Porrett, MD, PhD   Fellow, Transplant Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Robert Roses, MD   Fellow, Surgical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas
Nyali Taylor, MD   Resident, Vascular Surgery
Cooper University Hospital
Camden, New Jersey
2009   Immediate post-residency position
Joshua Fosnot, MD
  Resident, Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Adam Kaye, MD   Fellow, Surgical Critical Care
Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, Missouri
Samuel Kim, MD   Resident, Thoracic Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
April Nedeau, MD   Resident, Vascular Surgery
Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts
Andrew Newman, MD   Resident, Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jin Hee Ra, MD   Resident, Surgical Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Thomas Wixted, MD   Private Practice - General Surgery
Harrison Medical Center
Vashon, Washington
2008   Immediate post-residency position
Ibrahim Abdullah, MD
  Fellow, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Pavan Atluri, MD
  Resident, Cardiovascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Michael E. Friscia, MD
  Resident, Thoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Giorgos C. Karakousis, MD
  Fellow, Surgical Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Bradley G. Leshnower, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
Joseph A. P. Rodriguez, MD
  Faculty, General Surgery
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
Dover, New Hampshire
2007   Immediate post-residency position
Stephen M. Bauer, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
New York University Medical Center
New York, New York
Lee J. Goldstein, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York
Laura Kruper, MD
  Fellow, Breast Cancer
John Wayne Cancer Institute
Santa Monica, California
Vivek Patel, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York
Andrew S. Resnick, MD, MBA
  Faculty, GI Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Michael Wilderman, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
David Yan, MD
  Resident, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Nassau University Medical Center
East Meadow, New York
2006   Immediate post-residency position
Mark F. Berry, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
Shamus R. Carr, MD
  US Navy, Naval Hospital Guam
Agana Heights, Guam
Kristoffel R. Dumon, MD
  Faculty, GI Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Benjamin M. Jackson, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Stephen Kolakowski, Jr., MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mireille A. Moise, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
Richard J. Myung, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
2005   Immediate post-residency position
Robert J. Canter, MD
  Resident, Surgical Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Jagajan Karmacharya, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Susan B. Kesmodel, MD
  Fellow, Surgical Oncology
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas
Vasant Jayasankar, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Michael J. Morowitz, MD
  Resident, Pediatric Surgery
University of Alabama
Birmingham, Alabama
Leonard T. Su, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
University of Washington of Seattle
Seattle, Washington
2004   Immediate post-residency position
Subhasis Chatterjee, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic┬áSurgery
New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center
New York, New York
Rachel Rapaport Kelz, MD
  Faculty, Surgical Oncology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A. Sasha Krupnick, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
Shane Parmer, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Joshua Pierce, MD
  Faculty, Department of Surgery
Hilo Medical Center
Hilo, Hawaii
Heidi Yeh, MD
  Fellow, Transplant Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2003   Immediate post-residency position
Frank Bowen, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Derek Brinster, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Samantha Hendren, MD
  Fellow, Colon and Rectal Surgery
University of Toronto
Ontario, Canada
Daniel Kreisel, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
Wilson Szeto, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Edward Woo, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2002   Immediate post-residency position
Todd Bauer, MD
  Fellow, Surgical Oncology
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas
Mark Faires, MD
  Fellow, Surgical Oncology
John Wayne Cancer Center
Santa Monica, California
T. Sloane Guy, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Patrick Kim, MD
  Fellow, Trauma Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Eric Lambright, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Kenneth Liechty, MD
  Resident, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Allan Stewart, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York
2001   Immediate post-residency position
Isabelle Bedrosian, MD
  Fellow, Surgical Oncology
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas
Seth Force, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri
Michael Lanuti, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Robert A. Larson, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ross Milner, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Howard Song, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emory University Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Henry Zhu, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2000   Immediate post-residency position
Luis Campos, MD
  Fellow, Transplant Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Michael Chang, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Niraj Desai, MD
  Fellow, Transplant Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Scott Kelley, MD
  Postdoctoral Fellow, Surgical Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Heung Bae Kim, MD
  Resident, Pediatric Surgery
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Harold B. N. Lovvorn, MD
  Resident, Pediatric Surgery
LeBonheur Children's Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee
1999   Immediate post-residency position
James P. Greelish, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham & Woman's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Steven J. McClane, MD
  Fellow, Colorectal Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
David G. Neschis, MD
  Resident, Vascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nabil Rizk, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Brigham & Woman's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Y. Joseph Woo, MD
  Resident, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 

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