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Sharona Ross, M.D.


CURRICULUM VITAE

Sharona B. Ross, M.D.

www.sharonaross.com

Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Director, Surgical Endoscopy

Director of Advance GI and HPB Fellowship Program

Founder and Director of FHT Women in Surgery Initiative

Southeastern Center for Digestive Disorders and Pancreatic Cancer

Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery

Date & Place of Birth

June 24, 1969, Ashkelon, Israel

Citizenship

U.S.A.

Office Address

Southeastern Center for Digestive Disorders and Pancreatic Cancer

Advanced Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery

Florida Hospital Tampa

3000 Medical Park Dr.

Suite 310

Tampa, Fl, 33613

Contact Information

Tel: (813) 964-7913

Fax: (813) 615-8350

sharona.ross@yahoo.com

Children

Eran Andrew Ross (1995)

Nicole Merav Ross (1996)

Stephanie Ariel Ross (2000)

Justin Nathan Ross (2005)

Education

The American University 1991-1995

Washington, D.C.

Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude

Major: Biology

The George Washington University 1996-2001

Washington, D.C.

School of Medicine and Health Sciences,

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Doctor of Medicine

Residency Training

University of South Florida

Department of Surgery

Tampa, FL

Chief Resident, General Surgery 2005-2006

Senior Resident, General Surgery 2004-2005

Junior Resident, General Surgery 2002-2004

Intern, General Surgery 2001-2002

Fellowship

GI Endoscopy and Natural Orifice Transluminal 2007-2008

Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES) Research

Division of Digestive Disorders & Nutrition

Department of Medicine

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

HPB & Advanced GI Minimally Invasive 2006-2007

Foregut Surgery

Department of Surgery

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Licensures

State of Florida ME-98462 2008

Certification

American Board of Surgery 2008

ATLS Course Instructor 2002-2006

Appointments

Florida Hospital Tampa 2012-present

Southeastern Center for Digestive Disorders & Pancreatic Cancer

Advanced Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery

Director of Advance GI and HPB Fellowship Program

Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Director of Surgical Endoscopy

Florida Hospital Tampa 2012-present

Southeastern Center for Digestive Disorders & Pancreatic Cancer

Advanced Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery

Founder and Director of Florida Hospital Tampa

Women in Surgery Initiative

University of South Florida 2009-2012

Founder and Director of the Women in Surgery Initiative

University of South Florida 2009-2012

College of Medicine

Faculty Council, Member

University of South Florida, College of Medicine 2008-2012

Department of Surgery

Assistant Professor

Department of Surgery 2008-Present

Director of Surgical Endoscopy

Department of Surgery 2008-2010

MIS Fellowship Director

Professional Organizations

American Board of Surgery Certifying Examination Consultant Committee 2013-Present

American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Florida Chapter Chair- Women in Surgery 2013- Present

Video-based Education Program Committee 2013- Present

Florida Chapter Council Committee 2012- Present

Fellow 2011- Present

Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

Video Chair 2012-Present

Program Committee 2011- Present

Conflict of Interest Task Force 2011- Present

Technology Committee 2011- Present

American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (AHPBA)

Program Committee 2012- Present

Fellowship Council Research Committee 2012-Present

Society of Laparo-endoscopic Surgeons (SLS)

SLS International Advisory Board 2014

Chair, Technology, Innovation, & Surgical 2011-Present

Standardization SIG Committee

Member, GERD SIG Committee 2011-Present

Member, Women in MIS SIG Committee 2011-Present

The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT) 2010-Present

HPB Program Committee 2012-Present

Research Committee 2012-Present

Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC) 2008-2011, 2013

Gold Medal Abstract Award Committee

The Pancreas Club 09/2008-9/2010

Program Committee

Association for Academic Surgery (AAS) 2011-Present

American Medical Association (AMA) 02/1997-Present

Association of Women Surgeons (AWS) 2010-Present

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) 09/2007-Present

Editorial Boards

Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology Research (JGHR) 2012- Present

Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 06/2012 - Present

ISRN Minimally Invasive Surgery 2/2012 – Present

Surgical Endoscopy 09/2011 – Present

Society of Laparo-Endoscopic Surgeons (SLS) 2010 - Present

Honors and Awards

SLS Honorable Mention Scientific Paper- General Surgery 2013

SLS Award for Best Video – General Surgery 2008-2013

Republican National Convention (Tampa, FL) 2012

Designated Surgeon

American Society of Abdominal Surgeons 2011

Distinguished Service Award

Tampa City Council Commendation 2010

USF Women in Surgery Initiative

Tampa Preparatory School

Senior Class Careers Program 2010

Southeastern Surgical Congress

Gold Medal Forum Award 2010-2012

University of South Florida

Surgical Intern of the Year 2002

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 2001

Phi Beta Kappa 1994

Phi Kappa Phi 1994

American University Honors Program 1992-1995

Mortar Board Senior Honors Society 1993, 1994, 1995

Golden Key National Honor Society 1993, 1994, 1995

National Dean's List for Superior Academic Performance 1993, 1994, 1995

Named / Invited Lectures / Courses

  1. Course Co-Director. Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) course (bimonthly) sponsored by Covidien, 2007-2010

  2. Presenter. Masters of MIS Forum, Kennebunkport, Maine, 2008-2010.

  3. Course Co-Director. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) surgery course (bimonthly) sponsored by Olympus, 2008-2010.

  4. Faculty. Fellows in MIS, Covidien sponsored course for MIS Fellows, Elancourt, France July 2008

  5. Presenter. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery Experience at USF Technical Overview of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication Covidien Fellowship Panel Discussion, 2008.

  6. Moderator. Women in Surgery (WIS) Meeting, Elancourt, France, July 2008.

  7. Presenter. Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (N.O.T.E.S.), Bread & Butter of General Surgery. Southeastern Surgical Congress 77th Annual Scientific Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, February 9-12, 2009.

  8. Moderator. Women in Surgery: Round Table Discussion. Sponsored by Covidien, Southeastern Surgical Congress 77th Annual Scientific Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, February 9-12, 2009.

  9. Presenter. Olympus Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Surgery (LESS) Training Courses. February 25-26, 2009. April 29-30, 2009. May 13-14, 2009. July 14-15, 2009. August 19-20, 2009. September 16-17, 2009. September 28-29, 2009. October 21-22, 2009. December 2-3, 2009. January 27-28, 2010. March 10-11, 2010. July 14-15, 2010. September 22-23, 2010. November 2-3, 2010.

  10. Presenter. American Society of Abdominal Surgeons 47th Clinical Congress, Tampa, Florida, April 2009.

  11. Presenter. Covidien (SILS) Training Courses. May 5-6, 2009. May 19-20, 2009. February 2-3, 2010. March 23-24, 2010. June 1-2, 2010.

  12. Presenter. Minimally Invasive Surgery Summit, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, May 28-30, 2009.

  13. Presenter. Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society 55th Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida, October 29-November 1, 2009.

  14. Faculty. Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) mobile courses sponsored by Covidien, 2010.

  15. Presenter. Tampa General Hospital CME Community Presentations. January 13, 2010. April 22, 2010. May 19, 2010. June 3, 2010. August 12, 2010. September 23, 2010. October 27, 2010. November 17, 2010.

  16. Professor. Grand Rounds, LESS Surgery – The USF Experience at University of South Florida, College of Medicine. Feb 8, 2010

  17. Course Director and Moderator. Women in Surgery (WIS) National Symposium, Tampa, Florida, February 2010.

  18. Course Director and Presenter. Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site Surgery Conference (LESS), Tampa, Florida, March 2010.

  19. Presenter. CME Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Surgery (LESS) Courses. March 3-5, 2010. October 27-29, 2010.

  20. Presenter. Olympus Minimally Invasive Surgery Millennium Program, Innovative Technology for Single Incision Laparoscopy. Division of Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, March 2010.

  21. Faculty. Tampa General Hospital, White Coat Mini-Internship Program. March 2010. June 2010. October 2010. March 2011.

  22. Presenter. American Society of Abdominal Surgeons 48th Clinical Congress, Tampa, Florida, April 2010.

  23. Presenter. 20th Annual Advances in Urology Conference, Key West, Florida, April 7-10, 2010.

  24. Presenter. Stryker Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Surgery (LESS) Training Courses. April 20-21, 2010

  25. Professor. Grand Rounds, Will LESS Surgery Replace Conventional Laparoscopy? at University of South Florida, College of Medicine. August 2, 2010.

  26. Faculty. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease SIG Committee 19th Society of Laparo-Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting and Endo Expo, New York, New York, September 2010.

  27. Faculty. Master's Class in NOSCAR, NOTES and SPA: More than an Incision Decision, 19th Society of Laparo-Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting and Endo Expo, New York, New York, September 2010.

  28. Presenter. Speaking of Women's Health: Hosted by Tampa General Hospital. October 30, 2010.

  29. Faculty & Moderator. Abdominal Surgeons Meeting, Tampa, Florida, November 5-7, 2010.

  30. Faculty. 4th UCSD Hands-On Notes & Single Site Surgery Symposium. LESS Foregut Surgery November 11-13, 2010.

  31. Presenter. Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC), Chattanooga, Tennessee, February 12-15, 2011. Overview of Hands-On Laboratory, Post Graduate Course, Video Presentation, Round Table Discussion, Ross S, MD, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL.

  32. Faculty. MIS Post Graduate Course Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC). February 12, 2011.

  33. Faculty. Hands-on Laboratory Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC). February 12, 2011.

  34. Faculty. Round Table Discussion Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC). February 12, 2011.

  35. Program Director. 2nd National Annual Women in Surgery Career Symposium March 2011.

  36. Faculty. Hands-On Laboratory Course for Advanced MIS. Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 30th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 30 – April 2, 2011.

  37. Faculty. 49th Clinical Congress American Society of Abdominal Surgeons April 15-16, 2011.

  38. Faculty. Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 30th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, April March 30-April 2, 2011.

  39. Moderator. Poster Professor at Pancreas Club Meeting*. May 6-7 2011.

  40. Presenter. Meet-the-Professor Luncheon Program at Digestive Disorders Week (DDW), Chicago, Illinois, May 8, 2011.

  41. Faculty. Meet-the-Professor Luncheon Program at SSAT/Digestive Disorders Week (DDW) Chicago, Illinois, May 8, 2011.

  42. Visiting Professor. Ground Rounds, LESS Foregut Surgery, at George Washington University, School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Washington, DC. May 11, 2011.

  43. Faculty. Reduce Port Surgery Group (RPSG) Conference. LESS Heller myotomy and anterior fundoplication for achalasia. June 6-7, 2011.

  44. Faculty. Masters Course: NOSCAR, NOTES, and SPA: More Than an Incision Decision. 20th Anniversary Meeting Endo&Expo Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons (SLS) September 14-17, 2011.

  45. Moderator. General Surgery Concurrent Scientific Presentation Session. 20th Anniversary Meeting Endo&Expo Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons (SLS) September 14-17, 2011.

  46. Presenter. State of the Art Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery. 3rd Annual World Wide Congress on Clinical Robotics & Surgical Innovation, November 3-5, 2011.

  47. Co-Moderator. Surgical Innovation & Fluorescence Imaging Plenary Session. 3rd Annual World Wide Congress on Clinical Robotics & Surgical Innovation, November 3-5, 2011.

  48. Visiting Professor. Grand Rounds, Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery Where Are We Now And Where Are We Going. University of California at San Francisco, School of Medicine. San Francisco, CA. February 2, 2012.

  49. Poster Rounding Professor. 80th Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting, Birmingham, AL, February 11-14, 2012.

  50. Presenter. Hot Topics Session- Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) - Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery: A State of the Art Update :Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) - LESS Foregut Surgery. 7th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, February 14-16, 2012

  51. Moderator. Hot Topics Session- Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) - Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery: A State of the Art Update 7th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, February 14-16, 2012

  52. Co-Chair. MIS Evolution: Single Port, Needlescopy & Deployable Instruments Panel, Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, March 2012

  53. Moderator. Concurrent Session SS10 - Novel Techniques & Operations. Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, March 2012

  54. Moderator. Concurrent Session SS19 – Videos: HPB, Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, March 2012

  55. Presenter. Concurrent Session SS19 - Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, March 2012

  56. Presenter. Olympus Booth the Standardization of LESS Cholecystectomy. Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, March 2012

  57. Presenter. Surgical Careers For Women: Is It Changing? The Third International Annual Women in Surgery Career Symposium. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, March 27, 2012

  58. Presenter. Surgical Careers For Women: Is It Changing? The Third International Annual Women in Surgery Career Symposium. Georgetown University School of Medicine, March 28, 2012

  59. Presenter. Surgical Careers For Women: Is It Changing? The Third International Annual Women in Surgery Career Symposium. Howard University College of Medicine, March 29, 2012

  60. Presenter. Women in Surgery: My Personal Story As A Woman Surgeon webSurg IRCAD/EITS Strasbourg, France. April 12, 2012.

  61. Faculty. Emerging Technology: Epidural vs. General Anesthesia for Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy. XIII World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. April 25, 2012.

  62. Visiting Professor. Grand Rounds, Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery Where Are We Now And Where Are We Going. Mount Auburn Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Cambridge, MA. May 8, 2012.

  63. Presenter. Lap Update: The Standardization of LESS Surgery; Is There a Safe, Easily Adpotable Approach to LESS Operation with Reproducible Outcomes. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeon, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Boston, MA, September 5 – 8, 2012.

  64. Presenter. Lap Update: LESS Anti-Reflux Surgery. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeon, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Boston, MA, September 5 – 8, 2012

  65. Faculty. Session: Master Class #2 "Reduced Port MIS, More than an Incision Decision. Single Incision Foregut Surgery. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeon, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Boston, MA, September 5 – 8, 2012

  66. Keynote Speaker. The Plight & The Future: My Personal Story. Women's History Month Celebration. Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, FL, March 19 th, 2013.

  67. Visiting Professor. Grand Rounds. Advances in Minimally Invasive Foregut & HPB Surgery University of California, Irvine. Irvine, CA, March 20 th, 2013.

  68. Presenter. International Women in Surgery Career Symposium: The Plight & The Future. University of California, Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA, March 21 st, 2013.

  69. Moderator. Foregut Scientific Section. Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2013 Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, April 17-20 th, 2013.

  70. Moderator. General Surgery. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Washington, DC August 28-31 st, 2013.

  71. 71. Invited Speaker. Best of Lap Updates. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Washington, DC August 28-31 st, 2013.

Oral Presentations

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting. Savannah, GA. Feb 10-13, 2006.

  1. Title: Aggressive Approach To Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinomas Is Warranted Because Margin Status And Stage Do Not Impact Survival After Resection

American Association of VA Surgeons Annual Meeting. Little Rock, AR. May 10-12, 2007.

  1. Title: A Single Institution's Large Experience With Laparoscopic Fundoplications for GERD.

Southeastern Surgical Congress 76th Annual Scientific Meeting. Birmingham, AL. Feb 9-12, 2008.

  1. Title: Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication Ameliorates Symptoms of Reflux, Especially for Patients with Very Abnormal DeMeester Scores

  2. Title: TIPS vs. Surgical Shunting for Bleeding Varices Due to Portal Hypertension and Cirrhosis: A Meta-analysis.

  3. Title: Does Concomitant Anterior Fundoplication Promote Dysphagia after Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy?

Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society 54th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, September 25-28, 2008

  1. Title: Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy is Not Improved by Extending Resections to Achieve Negative Margins.

Southeastern Surgical Congress 77th Annual Scientific Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, February 9-12, 2009.

  1. Title: Resection of Portovenous Structures to Obtain Microscopically Negative Margins During Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma is Worthwhile.

  2. Title: 50 Consecutive Laparo-endoscopic Single Site Cholecystectomy: LESS is More.

American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, March 27-30, 2009

  1. Title: Surgery Residency Training Programs Greatly Impact Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Greater than Hospital Volume or Surgeon Frequency.

  2. Title: Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Suspected Periampullary Cancers: The Mimes of Malignancy.

Pancreas Club, 44th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1-2, 2009.

  1. Title: Deregulation of the Rb/E2F Pathway via Loss of p16 Expression in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.

Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Palm Coast, Florida, May 21-24, 2009

  1. Title: Site Of Recurrence After Pancreatectomy For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Is Not Influenced By Margin Status Or Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy But Can Impact Survival.

The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons 18th Annual Meeting and Expo, Boston, MA, September 9-12, 2009.

  1. Title: Late Results After Laparoscopic Fundoplication Denotes Durable Symptomatic Relief of GERD.

  2. Title: Dissatisfaction After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy Due to Esophageal Dysmotility.

  3. Title: The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy: Definable, Short, and Safe.

Southern Surgical Association, Hot Springs, Virginia, December 6-9, 2009

  1. Title: A Single Institution's Experience With Achalasia: 505 Laparoscopic Heller Myotomies.

Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society 55th Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida, October 29-November 1, 2009

  1. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy: The First 100 Patients

  2. The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., April 14-17, 2010

  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication for Achalasia.

American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2010 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, March 27-30, 2010

  1. Title: Deregulation of the Rb/E2F Pathway via Loss of p16 Expression in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 51st Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1-5, 2010

  1. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Fundoplication: Initial Experience with Safety and Reduction of Symptoms.

  2. Title: Citizen Perceptions of LESS Surgery and NOTES: The Impact of Age, Gender, and BMI.

The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons 19th Annual Meeting and Expo, NY, NY, September 1-4, 2010

  1. Title: Patient's Perceptions of LESS Surgery: The Cosmetic Effect.

  2. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery for Foregut Disorders.

  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery for Foregut Disorders. Post Graduate Leecture.

  4. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication for GERD

Southeastern Surgical Congress (SESC), Chattanooga, Tennessee, February 12-15, 2011

  1. Title: Overview of Hands-On Laboratory, Post Graduate Course, (Video Presentation & Round Table Discussion)

2nd Annual Women in Surgery Symposium, Tampa Florida, March 4-6, 2011

  1. Director of 2nd Annual Women in Surgery Symposium

11th Annual Americas Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association Meeting, Miami FL, March 10th-13th , 2011

  1. Title: Outcomes after TIPS: A "Bridge" To Nowhere

20th SLS Annual Meeting and Endo Expo 2011 Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Los Angeles, CA, September 14-17.

  1. Title: The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Fundoplication: Definable, Short, and Safe.

  2. Title: The Effect of Product Safety Courses on the Adoption and Outcomes of Laparo-Endoscoic Single Site (LESS) Surgery"

  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Concomitant Total Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy

American College of Surgeons 97th Annual Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA October 23-27 2011

  1. Title: Medical Students' Perception of a Surgical Care.

  2. Title: From Conventional Laparoscopy to Lapro-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery: The Journey for GERD.

80th Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting, Birmingham, AL, February 11-14, 2012

  1. Title: Transduodenal Ampullectomy.

  2. Title: Readmissions after Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Efforts Need to Focus on Patient Expectations and Nonhospital Medical Care

7th Annual Academic Surgical Congress

  1. Title: Increasing BMI Portends Abbreviated Survival following Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting

  1. Title: Can Findings on Esophagography Predict Palliation of Achalasia After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication? Ross S, Patel K, Luberice K, Paul H, Rosemurgy A.

American Association of Behavioral & Social Sciences Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, February 15– February 17, 2012.

  1. Title: Men in Surgery and their Perceptions of Women in Surgery

ESMO 14th World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancers, Barcelona, Spain, June 27 – 30, 2012

  1. Title: A Phase 2 Adjuvant Trial of GI-4000 Plus Gemcitabine vs. Gemcitabine alone in Ras+ Patients with Resected Pancreas Cancer: R1 Subgroup Analysis.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeon, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Boston, MA, September 5 – 8, 2012

  1. Title: Epidural vs. General Anesthesia for Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy.

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, FL February 20-24 th,2013.

42. Title: Margin Status Impacts Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy But Negative Margins Should Not be Pursued.

43. Title: Nontherapeutic Laparotomy Incidence Is Not Affected By Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Washington, DC August 28-31 st, 2013.

42. Title: Cost Analysis of Approaches for Cholecystectomy Favors LESS Cholecystectomy with Epidural Anesthesia. Honorable Mention Scientific Paper/ General Surgery

43. Title: 1000 Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Operations: A Thoughtful Reflection on Safety Efficacy and Learning Curve. Honorable Mention Scientific Paper/ General Surgery

Poster/Video Presentations

Southeastern Surgical Congress 2007 Annual Scientific Meeting, Savannah, Georgia, February 10-13, 2007.

  1. Title: Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy in a Child.

University of South Florida Health Research Day. Tampa, FL. Feb 23, 2007.

  1. Title: CA 19-9 Velocity Predicts Disease-Free Survival And Overall Survival After Pancreatectomy of Curative Intent.

  2. Title: Giant Hiatal Hernia Does Not Adversely Impact Outcome After Laparoscopic Fundoplication For GERD.

  3. Title: Aggressive Approach To Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Warranted Because Margin Status And Stage Do Not Impact Survival After Resection.

The Society of Surgical Oncology 60th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC. Mar 15-18, 2007.

  1. Title: CA 19-9 Velocity Predicts Disease-Free Survival And Overall Survival After Pancreatectomy of Curative Intent.

  2. Title: Aggressive Approach To Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Warranted Because Margin Status And Stage Do Not Impact Survival After Resection.

  3. Title: Giant Hiatal Hernia Does Not Adversely Impact Outcome After Laparoscopic Fundoplication For GERD.

  4. Title: After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy, Do Emergency Department Visits or Rehospitalizations Predict Long-Term Outcomes.

Pancreas Club, Annual Meeting, Washington DC, May 20, 2007.

  1. Title: Frequency with which surgeons undertake pancreaticoduodenectomy continues to determine length of stay, hospital charges, and in-hospital mortality.

University of South Florida 18th Annual Research Day, Tampa, Florida, February 22, 2008.

  1. Title: Is Outcome after Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication the same for Patients with Disparate Indications? The Impact of GERD vs. Reflux Before Fundoplication on Outcome.

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 49th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 17-22, 2008.

  1. Title: Single Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.

Southeastern Surgical Congress 77th Annual Scientific Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, February 9-12, 2009.

  1. Title: Dissatisfaction After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy Due to Esophageal Dysmotility.

  2. Title: Transgastric Endoscopic Central Pancreatectomy N.O.T.E.S
    12. Title: Medical Comorbidities Should Not Deter the Application of Laparoscopic Fundoplication.

  3. Title: Late Results After Laparoscopic Fundoplication Denotes Durable Symptomatic Relief of GERD.

  4. Title: Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy with Diverticulectomy and Anterior Fundoplication.

Society of Surgical Oncology 2008 Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, March 13-16, 2009.

  1. Title: Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Malignancies: Is It Feasible?

  2. Title: Site Of Recurrence After Pancreatectomy For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Is Not Influenced By Margin Status Or Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy But Can Impact Survival.

American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, March 27-30, 2009

  1. Title: Laparoscopic Approach to Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy Provides Less Invasive Means for Resection of Pancreatic Pathology.

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Arizona, April 22-25, 2009.

  1. Title: Preoperative Angulation of the Distal Esophagus and Outcome After Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication for Achalasia.

  2. Title: McFarlin K, Ross S, Morton C, Kramer E, Tanelus A, Rosemurgy A. Achalasia Complicated by Epiphrenic Diverticulum is Well Treated by Laparoscopic Diverticulectomy, Heller Myotomy, and Anterior Fundoplication.

Pancreas Club, 43rd Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, May 30-31, 2009.

  1. Title: Resection of Portovenous Structures to Obtain Microscopically Negative Margins During Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma is Worthwhile.

  2. Title: Site Of Recurrence After Pancreatectomy For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Is Not Influenced By Margin Status Or Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy But Can Impact Survival.

  3. Title: Laparoscopic Approach to Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy Provides Less Invasive Means for Resection of Pancreatic Pathology.

  4. Title: Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Suspected Periampullary Cancers: The Mimes of Malignancy.

  5. Title: Surgery Residency Training Programs Greatly Impact Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Greater than Hospital Volume or Surgeon Frequency.

Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society 55th Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida, October 29-November 1, 2009

  1. Title: Surgery Residency Training Programs Greatly Impact Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Greater than Hospital Volume or Surgeon Frequency.

  2. Title: Resection of Portovenous Structures to Obtain Microscopically Negative Margins During Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma is Worthwhile.

Society of Surgical Oncology 2008 Annual Meeting, St. Louis, Missouri, March 4-7, 2010

  1. Title: Tumor Location Does not Impact Survival After Resection for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Despite Larger Tumors in the Tail.

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting (SAGES), Phoenix, Arizona, April 22-25, 2010.

  1. Title Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES) Distal Pancreatectomy in a Survival Model via a Transvaginal Approach

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 51st Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1-5, 2010

  1. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Epidural Anesthesia: A Safe, Cost Effective, and Appealing Approach

American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, October 16-20, 2010.

  1. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Regional Anesthesia

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting, Chattanooga, Tennessee, February 12-15, 2011.

32. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication with Concomitant Cholecystectomy

33. Title: A Single Institution's Experience and Journey with Over 1000 Laparoscopic Fundoplication for GERD.

21th Annual University of South Florida Health Research Day, Tampa, FL, February 25, 2011.

33. Title: The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Fundoplication: Definable, Short, and Safe

33. Title: A Single Institution's Experience and Journey with Over 1000 Laparoscopic Fundoplication for GERD.

Title: Targeting Early Deaths Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy to Improve Survival.

Title: Defining the Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy

Title: Outcomes after TIPS: A "Bridge" to Nowhere.

Title: Targeting Early Deaths Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy to Improve Survival.Title: Evolution of LESS Cholecystectomy: From General Anesthesia to Epidural Anesthesia

American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, March 10-13 2011.

  1. Title: Outcomes After TIPS: A "Bridge" to Nowhere

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Scientific Session, San Antonio, Texas, March 30 - April 2, 2011.

  1. Title: Causes of Dissatisfaction Following Laparoscopic Fundoplication: The Impact of Recurrent Symptoms, New Symptoms, and the Patient Experience.
  2. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy without General Anesthesia.
  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Giant Hiatal Hernia with Nissen Fundoplication. =

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 52nd Annual May 6 – 10, 2011, in Chicago, Illinois

  1. Title: The Presence of Precursor Lesions Distinct from the Primary Tumor Effects Outcomes for Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
  2. Title: Defining the Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy

The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons 20 th Annual Meeting and Expo Los Angeles, California, September 14-17, 2011

  1. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Drainage & Unroofing of Hepatic Cyst
  2. Title: The Effect of Product Safety Courses on the Adoption and Outcomes of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery
  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Concomitant Total Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy
  4. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy
  5. Title: The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Fundoplication: Definable, Short, and Safe

97 th Annual American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, California, October 23-27, 2011.

  1. Title: From Conventional Laparoscopy to Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery: The Journey For GERD

  2. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Concomitant Total Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy

Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, September 5-7 th, 2012.

52. Title: The Standardization of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication. Video Presentation.

53. Title: Epidural vs. General Anesthesia for Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Cholecystectomy. Video Presentations.

54. Title: The Standardization of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy. Video Presentation. Video Presentation.

55. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy with an Extraction. Video Presentation.

American College of Surgeons Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, September 30 – October 4, 2012

  1. Title: Gender Equality in Surgery: Not Applied to Income. Poster Presentation
  2. Title: "Patients' Perceptions of Women Surgeons: Is There Bias?" Poster Presentation.
  3. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Toupet Fundoplication. Video Presentation.
  4. Title: The Standardization of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy. Video Presentation.
  5. Title: Subject-oriented Symposium I: New Techniques and Technology session. Video Presentation.

American Society of Abdominal Surgeons, CAMLS Center, Tampa, Florida, November 2-3 rd, 2012.

68. Title: Everything a Surgeon Should Know About Pancreatic Cancer & More

69. Title: Gastric Benign & Malignant Disease

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting, Birmingham, Alabama, February 11-14, 2012.

  1. Title: The Evolution of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy Without General Anesthesia

  2. Title: The Standardization of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy

  3. Title: Readmissions After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Efforts Need to Focus on Patient Expectations and Nonhospital Medical Care.

  4. Title: Transduodenal Ampullectomy

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Scientific Session, San Diego, CA, March 7 - 10, 2012.

  1. Title: Can Findings on Esophagography Predict Palliation of Achalasia After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication?

  2. Title: Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy

  3. Title: Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Concomitant Supracervial Hysterectomy without General Anesthesia

  4. Title: Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Adrenalectomy for Resection of Pheochromocytoma

  5. Title: The Standardization of Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy

  6. Title: Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Right Hemicolectomy

American Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association Annual Meeting, Miami, Florida, March 7 - 11 2012.

  1. Title: The Standardization of Laparo- Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy

53 rd Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 19-22, 2012.

  1. Title: Nurses Attitude Towards Women Surgeons

American Society of Clinical Oncology-Genitourinary Cancer, Rosen Shingle Creek, Fairfax, VA, Febuary 14-16 th, 2013.

70. Title: Absence of interaction of cabazitaxel on the pharmacokinetics of midazolam: results of a drug–drug interaction study in patients with advanced solid tumors

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, Florida, February 9 th-12 th, 2013.

71. Title: Margin Status Impacts Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy But Negative Margins Should Not Be Pursued

72. Title: Nontherapeutic Laparotomy Incidence Is Not Affected by Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

73. Title: The Journey: From Conventional Laparoscopy to Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy for Achalasia. Video Presentation.

74. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy. Video Presentation.

75. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication with Giant Hiatal Hernia Repair. Video Presentation

American Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association Annual Meeting, Miami, Florida, February 20-24 th, 2013.

76. Title: Nontherapeutic Laparotomy Incidence Is Not Affected by Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

77. Title: Metformin Does Not Increase Survival For Patients With Diabetes Who Undergo Pancreaticoduodenectomy For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

78. Title: Patients Without Insulin-Dependent Diabetes or Hyperlipidemia Have Increased Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

23 th Annual University of South Florida Health Research Day, Tampa, FL, February 22, 2013.

79. Title: Precise Measures of Visceral Fat Emphasize the Role of Visceral Fat in the Biology of Pancreatic Cancer. Poster Presentation.

80. Title: A Single institution's Experience and Journey with Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy. Poster Presentation.

Pancreas Club. Orlando, Florida, May 17-18 th, 2013.

81. Title: Precise Measures of Visceral Fat Emphasize the Role of Visceral Fat in the Biology of Pancreatic Cancer. Poster Presentation.

82. Title: Metformin Does Not Increase Survival for Patients with Diabetes and Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

83. Title: Nontherapeutic Laparotomy Incidence is not Affected by Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

Surgical Society of the Alimentary Tract, Orlando, Florida, May18th-21 st, 2013.

84. Title: Dissatisfaction after Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy. Poster Presentation.

85. Title: A Single Institution's Journey with Heller Myotomy: Is the Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Approach Best? Poster Presentation.

86. Title: Long-term Outcomes Following Endoscopic vs. Transduodenal Ampullectomies for Ampullary Adenomas. Poster Presentations.

87. Title: Surgical APGAR Score Does Not Predict Morbidity and Mortality for Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Poster Presentation.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, Washington, DC, August 28-31 st, 2013.

81. Title: Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication.Video Presentation. Best Video/ General Surgery.

82. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication: Utilizing Revolutionary Technology. Video Presentation.

83. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Adrenalectomy for Left Adrenal Adenoma. Video Presentation.

American College of Surgeons, Washington, DC, October 6-10 th, 2013.

84. Title: Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Toupet Fundoplication with Concomitant Cholecystectomy

85. Title: Precise Measures of Visceral Fat Emphasize the Role of Visceral Fat in the Biology of Pancreatic. Poster Presentation

Abstracts

  1. Rosemurgy A, Tarkas M, Thomas A, Villadolid D, Thometz D, Ross S, Cowgill S. Right Hepatectomy with Cholecystectomy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer. HPB. 9(Suppl 1):61, 2007.
  2. Hernandez J, Cowgill S, Collins A, Al-Saadi S, Ross S, Cooper J, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. CA 19-9 Velocity Predicts Disease-Free Survival and Overall Survival After Pancreatectomy of Curative Intent. Ann Surg Oncol 14( Suppl 1):96-97, 2007.
  3. Ross S, Cowgill SM, Mullinax J, Kraemer EM, Al-Saadi S, Villadolid D, Toomey P, Rosemurgy AS. Giant Hiatal Hernia Does Not Adversely Impact Outcome After Laparoscopic Fundoplication For GERD. Surg Endosc. 21(Suppl 1): S435, 2007.
  4. Rosemurgy A, Cowgill S, Ross S, Villadolid D, Boyle R, Al-Saadi S, Albrink M,. Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy for Achalasia: Results after Ten-Years. Surg Endosc. 21(Suppl 1): S319, 2007.
  5. Cowgill S, Ross S, Al-Saadi S, Villadolid D, Boyle R, Rosemurgy A. After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy, Do Emergency Department Visits or Rehospitalizations Predict Poor Long-term Outcomes? Gastroenterology. 132(Suppl 1): A854, 2007
  6. Ross S, Cowgill SM, Gillman R, Kraemer E, Al-Saadi S, Thomas A, Villadolid D, Mullinax J, Albrink M, Goldin SB, Zervos EE, Rosemurgy AS 2nd. A Single Institution's Large Experience With Laparoscopic Fundoplications for GERD. Association of Veteran's Affairs Surgeons Annual Meeting, Little Rock, Arkansas, May 10-12, 2007.
  7. Rosemurgy A, Shapiro M, Paul H, Villadolid D, Ross S, Tapper D, Cowgill S. Is Outcome After Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication the Same For Patients with Disparate Indications? The Impact of Reflux vs. Dysphagia Before Fundoplication on Outcome. Surg Endosc. 22(Suppl 1):S263, 2008.
  8. Rosemurgy A, Paul H, Villadolid D, Shapiro M, Ross S, Tapper D, Cowgill D. Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy. HPB. 10(Suppl 2):63, 2008.
  9. Albrink M, Morton C, Villadolid D, Ross S, Cowgill S, Tapper D, Rosemurgy A. Single Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Gastroenterology, Volume 134, Issue 4, Supplement 1, April 2008, Pages A-862.
  10. Hernandez J, Cowgill SM, Al-Saadi S, Villadolid D, Ross S, Kraemer E, Shapiro M, Mullinax J, Cooper J, Goldin S, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. An aggressive approach to extra hepatic cholangiocarcinomas is warranted: margin status does not impact survival after resection. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Mar;15(3):807-14. Epub 2008 Jan
  11. Albrink M, Morton C, Villadolid D, Ross S, Cowgill S, Tapper D, Rosemurgy A. Single Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Gastroenterology, Volume 134, Issue 4, Supplement 1, April 2008, Pages A-86
  12. Rosemurgy A, Paul H, Shapiro M, Villadolid D, Al-Saadi S, Ross S, Cowgill S. Small Diameter Prosthetic H-Graft Portacaval Shunt for Portal Decompression. Gastroenterology, Volume 134, Issue 4, Supplement 1, April 2008, Pages A-847.
  13. Ross SB, Villadolid D, Paul H, Al-Saadi S, Gonzalez J, Cowgill SM, Rosemurgy A. Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication ameliorates symptoms of reflux, especially for patients with very abnormal DeMeester scores. Am Surg. 2008 Jul;74(7):635-42; discussion 643.
  14. Tapper D, Morton C, Kraemer E, Villadolid D, Ross SB, Cowgill SM, Rosemurgy AS.
  15. Does concomitant anterior fundoplication promote dysphagia after laparoscopic Heller myotomy? Am Surg. 2008 Jul;74(7):626-33; discussion 633-4.
  16. Hodgett SE, Hernandez JM, Morton CA, Ross SB, Albrink M, Rosemurgy AS. Laparoendoscopic single site (LESS) Cholecystectomy. J Gastrointestinal Surg. 2009 Feb;13(2):188-92.
  17. Ross S, Thometz D, Serafini F, Bloomston M, Morton C, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. Renal haemodynamics and function following partial portal decompression. HPB (Oxford). 2009 May;11(3):229-34.
  18. Hernandez J, Al-Saadi S, Boyle R, Villadolid D, Ross S, Murr M, Rosemurgy A. Surgeons can favorably influence career choices and goals for students interested in careers in medicine. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 Jul;209(1):62-7. Epub 2009 May 28.
  19. Hernandez J, Mullinax J, Clark W, Toomey P, Villadolid D, Morton C, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Survival after Pancreaticoduodenectomy is not improved by extending resections to achieve negative margins. Ann Surg.250(1):76-80, 2009.
  20. Hernandez JM, Morton CA, Ross S, Albrink M, Rosemurgy AS. Laparoendoscopic single site Cholecystectomy: the first 100 patients. Am Surg. 2009 Aug;75(8):681-5; discussion 685-6. Erratum in: Am Surg. 75(10):1030, 2009.
  21. Toomey P, Hernandez J; Morton C, Duce L, Farrior T, Villadolid D, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Resection of Portovenous Structures to Obtain Microscopically Negative Margins during Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Is Worthwhile. The American Surgeon. 9:804-810, 2009.
  22. Hernandez J, Morton C, Clark W, Mullinax J, Mathur A, Marcadis A, Babel N, Ross S, Goldin S, Rosemurgy A. Pancreaticoduodenectomy for suspected periampullary cancers: the mimes of malignancy. HPB (Oxford). 11(7):578-84, 2009.
  23. Clark W, Hernandez J, McKeon BA, Kahn A, Morton C, Toomey P, Mullinax J, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Surgery residency training programs have greater impact on outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy than hospital volume or surgeon frequency. HPB (Oxford); 12:68-72, 2010.
  24. Barry L, Ross S, Dahal S, Rosas M, Okpaleke C, Villadolid D, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy and Anterior Fundoplication for Achalasia. Surgical Endoscopy. 24(Suppl 1):236, 2010.
  25. Ross S, Morton C, Villadolid D, Dahal S, Barry L, Roddenbery A, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Toupet Fundoplication with Reduction of a Giant Hiatal Hernia. Surgical Endoscopy. 24:S710-711, 2010.
  26. Roddenbery A, Ross S, Morton C, Humphries L, Paul H, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Pancreatic Cyst Enucleation. Surgical Endoscopy. 24 (Suppl 1):S713, 2010.
  27. Rosemurgy AS, Morton CA, Rosas M, Albrink M, Ross SB. A single institution's experience with more than 500 laparoscopic Heller myotomies for achalasia. Journal of American College of Surgeons.210:637-45, 645-7, 2010.
  28. Golkar F, Morton C, Ross S, Vice M, Arnaoutakis D, Dahal S, Hernandez J, Rosemurgy A. Medical comorbidities should not deter the application of laparoscopic fundoplication. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 14:1214-9, 2010.
  29. Clark W, Hernandez J, McKeon B, Villadolid D, Al-Saadi S, Mullinax J, Ross SB, Rosemurgy AS. Surgical shunting versus transjugular intrahepatic portasystemic shunting for bleeding varices resulting from portal hypertension and cirrhosis: a meta-analysis. American Surgeon. 76:857-64,2010
  30. Hernandez J, Ross S, Morton C, McFarlin K, Dahal S, Golkar F, Albrink M, Rosemurgy A. The learning curve of laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) cholecystectomy: definable, short, and safe. Journal of American College of Surgeons. 211:652-7, 2010.
  31. Hart S, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Laparoendoscopic single-site combined cholecystectomy and hysterectomy. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 11:798-801, 2011.
  32. Sun Y, Anderson A, Castro C, Lin B, Gitlin R, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Virtually transparent epidermal imagery for laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 8:2107-10, 2011.
  33. Ross SB, Hernandez JM, Sperry S, Morton CA, Vice M, Luberice K, Rosemurgy AS. Public Perception of LESS Surgery and NOTES. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2:344-55,2012
  34. Toomey P, Hernandez J, Golkar F, Ross S, Luberice K, Rosemurgy A. Pancreatic adenocarcinoma: complete tumor extirpation improves survival benefit despite larger tumors for patients who undergo distal pancreatectomy and splenectomy. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2:376-81. Epub 2011.
  35. Co F, Willet S, Spinelli N, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Patients' Perception of Women Surgeons: Is There Bias?
  36. Ross S, Co F, Contreras J, Horne D, Rosemurgy A. The Specialty Pursuit of Surgeons.
  37. Ross S, Frohman H, Nguyen T, Co F, Rosemurgy A. Gender Equality in Surgery: Not Applied to Income
  38. Nguyen T, Frohman H, Co F, Rosemurgy A, Ross S. The Minority Women Surgeon: A Rare Species
  39. Muscarella P, Wilfong L, Ross S, Richards D, Raynov J, Fisher W, Flynn P, Whiting S, Rosemurgy A, Harrell F, Mercaldo N, Kosten S, Quiring J, Speyer S, Richman J, Ferraro J, Coeshott C, Cohn A, Rodell T, Apelian D. A randomized, placebo controlled, double blind, multicenter phase 2 adjuvant trial of the efficacy, immunogenicity, and safety of GI-4000 plus gemcitabine (Gem) vs. gem alone in patients with resected pancreas cancer with activating ras mutations/ survival and immunology analysis of the R1 subgroup.
  40. Mattar S, Minter R, Alseidi A, Jeyarajah D, Swanstrom L, Wexner S, Aye R, Martinez J, Franklin M, Ross S, Arregui M, Jones D, Schirmer B. General Surgery Residency Inadequately Prepares Trainees for Fellowship: Results of a North American Survey of Program Directors. American Surgical Association. 2013
  41. Roddenbery A, Ross S, Morton C, Humphries L, Paul H, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Pancreatic Cyst Enucleation. Surgical Endoscopy. 2010 Apr; 24 (Suppl 1):S713.
  42. Mather A, Ross SB, Vice M, Kurian T, Toomey P, Luberice K, Choung E, Rosemurgy A. Margin Status Impacts Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy But Negative Margins Should Not Be Pursued. Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2013.
  43. Rosemurgy AS, Paul H, Francoeur J, Bowman T, Ross SB. The Journey: From Conventional Laparoscopy to Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy for Achalasia. Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2013.
  44. Cohen K, Ross SB, Paul H, Co F, Luberice K, Choung E, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy. Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2013.
  45. Ross S, Bowman T, Luberice K, Toomey P, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Nissen Fundoplication with Giant Hiatal Hernia Repair. Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2013.
  46. Toomey P, Ross S, Joseph A, Teta A, Luberice K, Cohen K, Rosemurgy A. Nontherapeutic Laparotomy Incidence Is Not Affected by Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2013.
  47. Toomey P, Ross S, Joseph A, Teta A, Luberice K, Cohen K, Rosemurgy A. Patients Without Insulin-Dependent Diabetes or Hyperlipidemia Have Increased Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2013
  48. Toomey P, Ross S, Joseph A, Teta A, Paul H, Luberice K, Cohen K, Rosemurgy A. Metformin Does Not Increase Survival For Patients With Diabetes Who Undergo Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, 15:77-78, 2013.

Chapters

  1. Rosemurgy AS, Ross S. Acute Pancreatitis. In: McIntyre, Stiegmann, Eiseman. Surgical Decision Making 5th Edition, Orlando, W.B. Saunders Company 2004.
  2. Michel Murr, Ross S, Gallagher S. Handbook of Reoperative General Surgery, ed Callery, Blackwell Publishing, 2005
  3. Mullinax JE, Hernandez JM, Ross S, Barry L, Rosemurgy AS. How Busy Clinicians Can Write Scholarly Papers. In: Mertens NL. Writing: Processes, Tools, and Techniques. Nova Publishers. 2010.
  4. Rosemurgy A, Donn N , Paul H, Ross S. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Surgical Clinics of North America. 91(5):1015-29, 2011.
  5. Alexander Rosemurgy MD, Harold Paul BS, Natalie Donn BS, Kenneth Luberice BS, Michelle Vice, Sharona Ross MD. Video Atlas of Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery: "Laparo-endoscopic Single Site Cholecystectomy" Video Atlas of Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery - LESS Cholecystectomy Chapter. In Press 2012.

Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Hernandez J, Cowgill S, Al-Saadi S, Villadolid D, Ross S, Kraemer E, Shapiro M, Mullinax J, Cooper J, Goldin S, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. Aggressive Approach to Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinomas Warranted Because Margin Status and Stage Do Not Impact Survival After Resection. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 15:807-14, 2008.
  1. Tapper D, Morton C, Kraemer E, Villadolid D, Ross S, Cowgill S, Rosemurgy A. Does concomitant anterior fundoplication promote dysphagia after laparoscopic Heller myotomy? American Surgeon. 74:626-34, 2008.
  1. Hodgett S, Hernandez J, Morton C, Ross S, Albrink M, Rosemurgy A. Laparoendoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 13:188-92, 2009.
  1. Ross S, Villadolid D, Al-Saadi S, Boyle R, Cowill S, Rosemurgy A. After Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy, Do Emergency Department Visits or Readmissions Predict Poor Long-term Outcomes? Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12:2125-32, 2008.
  1. Ross S, Villadolid D, Paul H, Al-Saadi S, Gonzalez J, Cowgill S, Rosemurgy A. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication Ameliorates Symptoms of Reflux, Especially for Patients with Very Abnormal DeMeester Scores. American Surgeon. 74:635-43, 2008.
  1. Hernandez J, Cowgill S, Al-Saadi S, Collins A, Ross S, Cooper J, Villadolid D, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. CA 19-9 Velocity Predicts Disease-Free Survival and Overall Survival After Pancreatectomy of Curative Intent. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 13:349-353, 2009.
  1. Ross S, Thometz D, Serafini F, Bloomston M, Morton C, Zervos E, Rosemurgy A. Renal Haemodynamics and Function Following Partial Portal Decompression. HPB. 11:229-234, 2009.
  1. Hernandez J, Al-Saadi S, Boyle R, Villadolid D, Ross S, Murr M, Rosemurgy A. Surgeons Can Favorably Influence Career Choices and Goals For Students Interested in Careers in Medicine. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 209:62-67, 2009.
  1. Hernandez J, Mullinax J, Clark W, Toomey P, Villadolid D, Morton C, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy Is Not Improved By Extending Resections To Achieve Negative Margins. Annals of Surgery. 250: 76-80, 2009.
  1. Hernandez J, Morton C, Ross S, Albrink M, Rosemurgy A. Laparoendoscopic Single Site Cholecystectomy: The First 100 Patients. The American Surgeon. 75:681-685, 2009.
  1. Hernandez J, Morton C, Clark W, Mullinax J, Mathur A, Marcadis A, Babel N, Ross S, Goldin S, Rosemurgy A. Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Suspected Periampullary Cancers: The Mimes of Malignancy. HPB. 11:578-84, 2009.
  1. Toomey P, Hernandez J, Morton C, Duce L, Farrior T, Villadolid D, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Resection of Portovenous Structures to Obtain Microscopically Negative Margins during Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma is Worthwhile. The American Surgeon. 75:804-8010, 2009.
  1. Gill IS, Advincula AP, Aron M, Caddedu J, Canes D, Curcillo PG 2 nd, Desai MM, Evanko KC, Falcone T, Fazio V, Gettman M, Gumbs AA, Haber GP, Kaouk JH, Kim F, King SA, Ponsky J, Remzi F, Rivas H, Rosemurgy A, Ross SB, Schauer P, Sotelo R, Speranza J, Sweeney J, Teixeira J. Consensus Statement of the Consortium for Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Surgery. Surgical Endoscopy. 24:762-8, 2010.
  1. Rosemurgy A, Ross S, Rosas M, Morton C, Villadolid D, Okpaleke C, Boyle R, Albrink M. A Single Institution's Experience With Achalasia: 505 Laparoscopic Heller Myotomies. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210: 645-647 2010.
  1. Golkar F, Morton C, Ross S, Vice M, Arnaoutakis D, Dahal S, Hernandez J, Rosemurgy A. Medical Comorbidities Should Not Deter the Application of Laparoscopic Fundoplication. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 14:1214, 2010.
  1. Toomey P, Ross S, Albrink M, Rosemurgy A. Increasing the Relevance of Laparoendoscopic Single-Site (LESS) Surgery. Asian Journal of Endoscopic Surgery. 3:62-65, 2010.
  1. Ross S, Clark C, Morton C, Farrior T, Rosemurgy A. Access for Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Surgery. Journal of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy. 2010:943091, 2010.
  1. Hernandez J, Ross S, Morton C, McFarlin K, Dahal S, Golkar F, Albrink M, Rosemurgy A. The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy: Definable, Short, and Safe. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 211:652-7; 2010.
  1. Hart S, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) Combined Cholecystectomy and Hysterectomy. The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 17:798-801, 2010.
  1. Clark W, Hernandez J, McKeon B, Villadolid D, Al-Saadi S., Mullinex J, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Surgical Shunting versus Transjugular Intrahepatic Portasystemic Shunting for Bleeding Varices Resulting from Portal Hypertension anti Cirrhosis: A Meta-Analysis. The American Surgeon. 76:857-64, 2010.
  1. Clark W, Hernandez J, Mckeon BA, Kahn A, Morton C, Toomey P, Mullinax J , Ross S, Roesemurgy A. Surgery Residency Training Programs Greatly Impact Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Greater than Hospital Volume or Surgeon Frequency. HPB. 12:68-72, 2010.
  1. Rosemurgy AS, Morton CA, Rosas M, Albrink M, Ross SB. A Single Institution's Experience with more than 500 Laparoscopic Heller Myotomies for Achalasia. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210:637-47, 2010.
  1. Zervos E, Osborne D, Wallace C, Boe B, Gerscovich D, Paskas M, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Mortality Following Shunting for Complication Portal Hypertension Is Dependent upon Hospital Volume for Surgical but not Radiologic Procedures: Review of a Statewide Database in Florida. Journal of Gastroenterology, In Press, 2010.
  1. Barry L, Ross S, Dahal S, Morton C, Okpaleke C, Rosas M, Rosemurgy A. Laparoendoscopic Single Site Heller Myotomy with Anterior Fundoplication for Achalasia. Surgical Endoscopy. 25:1766-74, 2011.
  1. Rosemurgy AS, Donn N, Paul H, Luberice K, Ross SB. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Surgical Clinics of North America 91:1015-29, 2011.
  1. Sun Y, Anderson A, Castro C, Lin B, Gitlin R, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Virtually transparent epidermal imagery for laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2011:2107-10, 2011.
  1. Golkar FC, Ross S, Sperry S, Vice M, Luberice K, Donn N, Morton C, Hernandez J, Rosemurgy A. Patients' Perceptions of LESS Surgery: The Cosmetic Effect. American Journal of Surgery. 204:751-761, 2012.
  1. Ross S, Hernandez JM, Sperry S, Morton CA, Vice M, Luberice K, Rosemurgy AS. Public Perception of LESS Surgery & NOTES. Journal Gastrointestinal Surgery. 16:344-55, 2012
  1. Toomey P, Hernandez J, Golkar F, Ross S, Luberice K, Rosemurgy A. Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Complete Tumor Extirpation Improves Survival Benefit Despite Larger Tumors for Patients Who Undergo Distal Pancreatectomy and Splenectomy. J Gastrointest Surgery. 16:376-81, 2012
  1. Rosemurgy A, Frohman H, Teta A, Luberice K, Ross S. Prosthetic H-Graft Portacaval Shunts versus Transjugular Intrahepatic Portasystemic Stent Shunts (TIPS): 18-Year Follow-up of A Randomized Trial. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 214:445-53, 2012.
  1. Clark W, Ross SB, Silva M, Donn N, Luberice K, Paul H, Hernandez J, Rosemurgy A. Targeting Early Deaths Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy to Improve Survival. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12:1958-7, 2012.
  1. Rosemurgy A, Paul H, Madison L, Luberice K, Donn N, Vice M, Hernandez J, Ross S. A Single Institution's Experience and Journey with Over 1000 Laparoscopic Fundoplications for GERD. American Surgeon. 78:917-925, 2012.
  1. Rosemurgy A, Luberice K, Paul H, Co F, Vice M, Toomey P, Choung E, Ross S. Readmissions After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Efforts Need to Focus on Patient Expectations and Non-Hospital Medical Care. American Journal of Surgery. 78:837-43, 2012.
  1. Ross S, Barry LK, Mangar D, Karlnoski R, Camporesi EM, Haines KL, Donn N, Luberice K, Paul H, Rosemurgy AS. Evolution of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy: From General Anesthesia to Epidural Anesthesia. Edizioni Minerva Medical Journal. 67:211-7, 2012.
  1. Ross S, Rosemurgy A, Albrink M, Choung E, Dupri G, Gallagher S, Hernandez J, Horgan , Kelley W, Kia M, Marks J, Martinez J, Mintz Y, Oleynikov, Pryor A, Rattner D, Rivas H, Roberts K, Rubach E, Schwaitzberg S, Swanstrom L, Sweeney J, Wilson E, Zemon H, Zundel N. Consensus Statement of the consortium for LESS Cholecystectomy White paper. Surgical Endoscopy: 26:2711-1716, 2012.
  1. Ross S, Chung E, Teta A, Colibao L, Luberice K, Paul H, Rosemurgy A. The Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Fundoplication, Definable, Short, and Safe. Journal of Society of Laproendoscopic Surgeons. In Press, 2012.
  1. Ross S, Roddenbery A, Luberice K, Paul H, Farrior T, Vice M, Patel K, Rosemurgy A. Laparoendoscopic single site (LESS) vs. conventional laparoscopic fundoplication for GERD: is there a difference? Surgical Endoscopy. 27:538-47, 2013.
  2. Humphries L, Hernandez J, Clark C, Luberice K, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Causes of Dissatisfaction Following Laparoscopic Fundoplication: The Impact of New Symptoms, Recurrent Symptoms, and The Patient Experience. Surgical Endoscopy. 5:1537-1545, 2013.

41. Ross S, Gal S, Morton C, Lewis D, Gonzalez J, Luberice K, Rosemurgy A. Late Results After Laparoscopic Fundoplication Denote Durable Symptomatic Relief of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. The American Journal of Surgery. D-11-00548.R2, 2012

42. Ross S, Mangar D, Karlnoski R, Camporesi E, Downes K, Luberice K, Haines K, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy with Epidural vs. General Anesthesia. Edizioni Minerva Medical Journal. 12:2667-8, 2012.

43. Castro, C., Alqassis A, Smith S, Sun Y, Ross S, Rosemurgy A, Savage P, Gitlin R. "A Wireless Miniature Robot for Networked Expedited Laparoscopy." IEEE Transactions on BioMedical Engineering, 60:930-6, 2013.

  1. Alqassis A, Ketterl T, Castro C, Gitlin R, Ross S, Sun Y, Rosemurgy A. "MARVEL In Vivo Wireless System," National Academy of Inventors: Journal of Technology and Innovation, 14:329-340, 2012.
  1. Castro C, Smith S, Alqassis A, Ketterl TP, Sun Y, Ross S, Rosemurgy A, Savage PP, and Gitlin RD. "MARVEL: A Wireless Miniature Anchored Robotic Videoscope for Expedited Laparoscopy." IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 5:2926-2931, 2012.
  1. Sun Y, Anderson A, Castro C, Lin B, Gitlin RD, Ross S, Rosemurgy A, "Virtually transparent epidermal imagery for laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery." Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC, 2011, Boston, MA, 8:2107-2110, 2011.
  1. Toomey P, Ross S, Golkar F, Hernandez J, Clark W, Luberice K, Alsina A, Rosemurgy A. Outcomes After TIPS: A "Bridge" To Nowhere. American Journal of Surgery 205:441-6, 2013.
  1. Mathur A, Ross S, Paul H, Luberice K, Hernandez J, Vice M, Rosemurgy A. Transduodenal Ampullectomy for Ampullary Adenomas: A Safe and Effective Procedure with Long-term Salutary Outcomes. The American Surgeon Pending No. AMSURG-D-13-00002, 2013.
  1. Ross SB, Luberice K, Kurian TJ, Paul H, Rosemurgy AS. Defining the Learning Curve of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Heller Myotomy. The American Surgeon. AMSURG-D-12-00561R2, 2013.
  1. Toomey P, Childs C, Luberice K, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Nontherapeutic Celiotomy Incidence Is Not Affected by Volume of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. The American Surgeon. AMSURG-D-13-00217, 2013.
  2. Ross S, Mangar D, Karlnoski R, Camporesi E, Downes K, Luberice K, Haines K, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-endoscopic single-site (LESS) cholecystectomy with epidural vs. general anesthesia. Surgical Endoscopy. 27:1810-1819, 2013.
  3. Marks J, Phillips M, Tacchino R, Roberts K, Onders R, DeNoto G, Gecelter G, Rubach E, Rivas H, Islam A, Soper N, Paraskeva P, Rosemurgy A, Ross S, Shah S. Single-Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Is Associated with Improved Cosmesis Scoring at the Cost of Significantly Higher Hernia Rates: 1-Year Results of a Prospective Randomized, Multicenter, Single-Blinded Trial of Traditional Multiport Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy vs. Single-Incision Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 216:1037-1047, 2013.
  4. Ross S, Sawangkum P, De La Vega K, Teta A, Luberice K, Rosemurgy A. Single-site robotic cholecystectomy (SSRC): An initial review of safety and feasibility. Minerva Chirurgica, 68:1-9, 2013.
  5. Toomey P, Ross S, Shah S, Rosemurgy A. A Systematic Review of Neoadjuvent Therapy Compared to the "Resection First" Approach for Patients with Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Journal of Cancer Theraopy (JCT). 5:91-100, 2014.
  6. Mather A, Ross SB, Vice M, Kurian T, Toomey P, Luberice K, Choung E, Rosemurgy A. Margin Status Impacts Survival After Pancreaticoduodenectomy But Negative Margins Should Not Be Pursued. American Surgeon, In Press, April 2014.

Media Please see www.sharonaross.com for links to published articles and videos under media.

Printed Articles

  1. Women in Healthcare: Sharona Ross, Healthcare Finance News, April 2012

http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/women-healthcare-sharona-ross

  • Florida Medical Magazine, Fall Volume, Number 4 (Pg. 28-33) 2011.
  1. A Medical Role Model For Women, Fall 2011

https://www.jewishtampa.com/

  • Outpatient Surgery Magazine, May 2011

http://www.outpatientsurgery.net/digital-edition/?i=issues&y=2011&m=05

(Pg 34-37)

  1. UConn Medical Students Attend Women in Surgery Symposium, April 2011

http://today.uchc.edu/features/2011/apr11/women_in_surgery_symposium.html

http://www.tampabay.com/news/health/medicine/female-surgeon-in-tampa-encourages-other-women-to-go-into-the-field/1072307

  1. Ideas For Surgery.Com › Flexible Endoscopy & PK Technology, November 2010

http://www.ideasforsurgery.com/2010/11/27/flexible-endoscopy-pk-technology/

http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/endonurse.aspx

http://medicine.usfhealthalumni.net/news/38824/

  1. Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling in the Operating Room, February 2010

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2010-02/uosf-btt021510.php

  • Women in business roundup | Tampa Bay Business Journal, February 2010

http://www.bizjournals.com/tampabay/blog/2010/02/women_in_business_roundup.html

  1. Survey Shows Women Happy in Surgical Career, December 2009

http://www.generalsurgerynews.com/download/NL095_WM.pdf

  • Tampa Team Performs Single-Incision Surgery without General Anesthesia, October 2009
  1. Bay's Anatomy- Tampa Bay Metro eMagazine, October 2009

http://tampabaymetro.com/ebook_oct09/oct09.html (Pg. 48-51, 91)

  • Technology For Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site Surgery Advanced By Olympus, April 2009
  1. More with LESS, April 2009

http://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/health/now/?p=5011

  • USF Surgeons Report First Minimally Invasive Procedure Combining Hysterectomy, Gall Bladder Removal
  1. Single-Port Laparoscopy, NOTES®, and Endoluminal Surgery, March 2009

http://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/health/now/?p=1692

  1. General Surgery's Academic Summer Program, June 2008

http://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/health/now/?p=515

http://www.olympusamerica.com/less/videos.asp

25. Two leading surgeons leave USF and TGH for Florida Hospital Tampa- Tampa Bay Times, August 2012 http://www.tampabay.com/news/health/medicine/two-leading-surgeons-leave-usf-and-tgh-for-florida-hospital-tampa/1247209

24. Dr. Sharona Ross, CAS/BS '95, Hopes to Inspire Women Surgeons, September 2012 http://www.american.edu/alumni/success/Sharona-Ross.cfm

25. Key Opinion Leading Surgeons Publish a Simple, Standardized Technique for Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy in the Prestigious Journal of Surgical Endoscopy, September 11, 2012. http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/09/11/2996847/key-opinion-leading-surgeons-publish.html 26.Extraordinary Woman: Mastering the art of motherhood, work and community, The Parenting Magazine, pg.40-41. April 2013. http://magazine.tbparenting.com/publication/?m=1129&l=1 27. Japanese Association of Women Surgeons- Dr. Sharona Ross Appears with Dr. Yasuko Tomizawa. http://www.sharonaross.com/documents/49-15-17-キラキラ.pdf

Video News Reports

  1. USF Women In Surgery – Smart Health Nov. 2011

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6zbX4e5nks

  1. Wendy Ryan ABC News. June 2013

http://www.abcactionnews.com/dpp/news/health/heartburn-acid-reflux-can-turn-into-deadly-cancer

Unpublished Projects

Research project. "Lower GI Bleed: An Examination of the Outcomes 2000-2001

& Prognosis of Patients with Lower GI Bleed, Who Were Diagnosed and Treated Based

on Bleeding Scans, Arteriography, or Both."

Senior Honors Thesis, conducted at the NCI of the NIH, Bethesda, Md. 1994-1995

"Hepatic Steatosis at Autopsy in AIDS Patients"

· Investigating the Effects of AZT, DDI & DDC AIDS Drugs on the Pathology of

the Human Liver

University Internship conducted at the NCI of the NIH, Bethesda, Md. Summer 1994

· A Clinical-Pathological Correlation Project Aimed at Discerning Changes

in Hepatic Pathology that May Result From Nucleoside Analogue Therapy

for HIV Infection.

Two Honor Supplement Research Papers conducted at the NCI of the NIH, Bethesda, MD 1993-1994 (Not published)

· "Cancer Metastasis with an Emphasis on Angiogenesis"

· "Alterations of the P-53 Gene by Carcinogens-Emphasis on the Benzo[a]pyrene"

Israel Defense Forces, Medical Corps., Head Nurse and Supervisor of an 1987-1989

army base medical clinic.

· Evaluated and treated medical emergencies on a daily basis.

· Cited for excellence in performance of duty by the Israel Defense Forces Medical Corps

· Lectured to army officers and reserve soldiers on emergency medical procedures

Advanced Placement high school research project sponsored by the 1985-1987

State of Israel's Ministry of Education.

· "A Comparison of the Occurrence of Estrogen Positive Breast Cancers in

Women Belonging to Each of the Two Large Jewish Ethnic Groups, Ashkenazi &

Sephardi, in Israel"

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