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Adrienne N. Bruce, MD
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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Adrienne Bruce is a first-year (PGY-1) surgery resident in General Surgery. She has interests in surgical oncology and plans to pursue research during her training in endocrine and oncologic surgery.

2016 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2012 - 2016 MD - Georgetown University School of Medicine
2008 - 2012 BA - Vanderbilt University


  American College of Surgeons, Resident and Associate Society
  1. Bruce AN, Kumar A, Malekzadeh S. The Entrustable professional Activities: Are US medical students prepared for residency? J Surg Educ. 2016. Pending.
  2. Bruce, AN. The importance of palliative care in surgery. In-House Magazine.
  3. Bruce, AN. The importance of palliative care in surgery. KevinMD.com
  4. Bruce AN, Battista A, Plankey MW, Johnson LB, Marshall MB.  Perceptions of Gender-Based Discrimination during Surgical Training and Practice. Med Educ Online. 2015. 20:25923.
  5. Fu C, Cawthon B, Clinkscales W, Bruce A, Winzenburger P, Ess KC. GABAergic interneuron development and function is modulated by the Tsc1 gene. Cereb Cortex. 2012. Sep;22(9):2111-9.

Adrienne Bruce

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