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Spotlight on Research: Drs. Gary An & Robert Shenkar

Drs. An and Kulkarni use a computational model linking inflammation and cancer. Read the abstract » 
Dr. Shenkar reported a genetic mutation resulting in patients with cerebral cavernous malformations having more lesions. Read the abstract »

Dr. Jessica Kandel Named Master Clinician

The Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence named Jessica Kandel, MD, and one other faculty member as Master Clinicians. Read the story »

Dr. Donald Vander Griend Receives Prostate Cancer Research Boost

Donald Vander Griend, PhD, received funding from the Department of Defense and the National Institutes of Health to progress his prostate cancer research. Read the story »

Dr. Jeffrey B. Matthews

Message From the Chairman

The University of Chicago Department of Surgery is cultivating a unique environment to advance clinical care, research and education. Read more »

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Surgery News
- Bucksbaum Institute names two new master clinicians
- DOD, NIH Funding Allows for Innovative Approaches to Prostate Cancer Research
- John Alverdy, MD, named president-elect of Surgical Infection Society 
- SSO Elects Roggin to Council

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