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Speaker Topics: Surgery

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Ahuja, Nita, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Professor of Oncology
Professor of Urology
Director of Sarcoma and Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Program
Chief, Mixed Tumor Services
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Surgery


  • Pancreatic tumors/cancers
  • Gastric cancers: multidisciplinary perspective
  • Retroperitoneal sarcomas including use of radiation therapy
  • Gastrointestinal stromal (GIST) tumors
  • Management of gastrointestinal cancers; including rare cancers such as carcinoids, appendix cancers, small bowel cancers.
  • Genetics of cancer including stool testing for colorectal cancers, genetic profiling of cancers

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Efron, Jonathan Edward, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Professor of Urology
Chief of Ravitch Service
The Mark M. Ravitch, M.D. Endowed Professorship in Gastrointestinal Surgery


  • Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

  • Advanced Treatments for Rectal Cancer

Elliott Haut

  • DVT

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Jacobs, Lisa Kay, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Professor of Oncology


  • Breast Cancer Management from a Surgical Oncology Perspective

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Lange, Julie Robin, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Associate Professor of Oncology
Co-Director of the Melanoma Program


  • Melanoma

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Makary, Martin Adel, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Multidisciplinary Pancreatitis Center
Chief, Minimally-Invasive Pancreas Surgery


  • Laparoscopic Pancreas Surgery

  • Islet Transplantation

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Prescott, Jason David, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Oncology


  • Surgical Management of the following (including when surgery is appropriate, follow-up care, and outcomes):
  • Thyroid Pathology
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Parathyroid Disease

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Shockney, Lillie, M.A.S.

Professor of Surgery
Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Professor of Oncology
University Distinguished Service Professor of Breast Cancer
Administrative Director, Johns Hopkins Breast Center
Administrative Director, Johns Hopkins Cancer Survivorship Programs


  • Breast Cancer

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Weiss, Matthew John, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Pancreatic Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
Director, Complex Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Surgical Director, Johns Hopkins Liver Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic


Surgical Management of:

  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cysts
  • Primary Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Colon Cancer to the Liver
  • Gallbladder Cancer

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Wolfgang, Christopher Lee, M.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Professor of Oncology
Professor of Pathology
Director, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Co-Director, Pancreatic Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic


  • Pancreatic Cancer Surgery
  • Management of Pancreatic Cysts