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Andrew N. Hanna, 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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  Andrew Hanna is a PGY-1 categorical resident in General Surgery. He graduated with a BA in Neuroscience and Economics from Johns Hopkins University in 2012 and received his MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 2016. His research work includes clinical outcomes projects in Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology, and enhanced recovery “fast-track” pathways. His future career interests include transplant, surgical oncology, and pediatric surgery with a focus on the economics of surgical practices.
2016 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2012 - 2016  MD - The University of Maryland School of Medicine
2008 - 2012 BA - Johns Hopkins University


Original Papers
  1. Boggs DH, Maheshwari P, Hanna A, Zandberg D, Wolf J, Taylor R, Strome S, Feigenberg S, Regine W, and Suntharalingam M. IMRT Interval and Package Time in Postoperative SCCHN: Does Concurrent Chemotherapy Negate its Importance? International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 88: 475-476, 2014
  2. Boggs DH, Tarabolous C, Morris CG, Hanna A, Burrows W, Horiba N, Suntharalingam M. Analysis of Pathological Complete Response Rates with Paclitaxel Based Regimens in Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer. Diseases of the Esophagus 28:619-625, 2014
  3. Boggs DH, Hanna A, Horiba N, Burrows W, and Suntharalingam M: Primary Gross Tumor Volume is an  Important Prognostic Factor in Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer Patients Treated with Trimodality Therapy. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer 46:131-137, 2015
  4. Hyder H, Boggs DH, Hanna A, Suntharalingam M, and Chuong M. Changes in Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte and Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratios During Chemoradiaiton Predict for Survival and Pathologic Complete Response in Trimodality Esophageal Cancer Patients. Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology 7:189-195, 2016
  5. Hanna A, Boggs DH, Kwok Y, Simard M, Regine W, and Mehta M. What Predicts Early Volumetric Edema Increase Following Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases? Journal of Neuro-Oncology 127: 303-311, 2016
  1. Choi E, Diamond A, Hanna A, Boggs DH, Feigenberg S, Kwok Y, Simard M, Barnholt-Sloan J, and Mehta M. Application of a Survival-Predicting Nomogram Based Primarily on Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy-Treated Patients with Brain Metastases Yields Significant Underestimates for Radiosurgery-Treated Patients. International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 90:S991, 2014
  2. Hanna A, Boggs DH, Sperduto P, Kwok Y, Feigenberg S, Simard M, and Mehta M. The (F)utility of Predictive Models. Neuro-Oncology 16:34-35, 2014
  3. Hyder J, Bentzen SM, Hanna A, Choi E, Boggs DH, Kwok Y, Feigenberg S, Regine W, Woodworth G, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Sperduto P, Weltman E, and Mehta M. Prognostic Models for Patients with Brain Metastases Treated with Stereotactic Radiosurgery with or without Whole Brain Radiotherapy. International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 93:S104, 2015
  4. Hanna A, Chuong M, Bentzen S, Suntharalingam M, and Hanna N. An Analysis of Treatment Timing Parameters for Patients Receiving Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation followed by Surgery for Esophageal Adenocarcinoma: a National Cancer Database Study. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 221:S126, 2015
2016 Wayne W. Babcock Award for Excellence in Surgery
2014 UMSOM Radiation Oncology Medical Student Research Award
2013 UMSOM Radiation Oncology Summer Fellowship Award



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