General Surgery Residency


  • Center City Campus
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Degree Earned

  • Residency

Program Length

6 - 7 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

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Past Research Presentations

Peter Altshuler, MD Superoxide Dismutase-Loaded Polymersomes Attenuate Myocardial Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury and Protect Against Chronic Adverse Ventricular Remodeling  
Nkosi Alvarez, MD Peripheral Cannulation Site Complications in Obese Patients on Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation  
Courtney Devin, MD Evaluation of Reintubation in SICU Patients after Implementation of an Extubation Protocol  
Thomas O’Malley, MD An Analysis of Central Airway Surgery and the Use of Extracorporeal Life Support as a Ventilator Adjunct  
Arturo Rios Diaz, MD Looking Beyond the Acute Phase: Burden and Predictors of Incisional Hernia after Emergent Laparotomy for Traumatic Injuries  
Steven Woodward, MD Optimal Timing of Cholecystectomy Following Percutaneous Cholecystostomy Tube Placement: An Analysis of Institutional
and National Data
Alicja Zalewski, MD Therapeutic Targeting of GCC on Colorectal Cancer Stem Cells  
Richard Zheng, MD Margin-Positive Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma during Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Additional Resection Does Not Improve Survival

Zack Callahan, MD Five-Year Results of Endoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Revision (Transoral Outlet Reduction) for Weight Gain After Gastric Bypass
Ellen Caparosa, MD Targeting GCC on GI Cancer Stem Cells
Courtney Devin, MD Standardized Care Reduces Resource Utilization for the Treatment of Uncomplicated and Complicated Appendicitis in Children
Teena Dihr, MD The Efficacy of CDK 4/6 Inhibitor, Abemaciclib, in Pancreatic Cancer Cells
Steve Gadomski, MD Modulating Fibrosis to Enhance Surgical Outcomes: The Impact of TGF-β1 on Ventral Hernia Repair
Jennifer Kincaid, MD Implementation and Early Impact of a Breast Clinic in the Department of Surgery of a Malawian Tertiary Hospital
Geoff Kozak, MD "Can We Predict Incisional Hernia? – Development of a Surgery-Specific Decision-Support Interface
Richard Zheng, MD The Surgeon and the Pathologist: the Role of Pathology on Surgical Decision-making
Molecular Profiling of Key Driver Genes Improves Staging Accuracy in Multifocal Non Small Cell Lung Cancer