Role of the Modern Vascular Surgeon in Oncologic Surgery
In this episode, we explore the role of vascular surgeons in oncologic surgery. We will be discussing the nuances of vascular involvement in oncologic resection, common practices, and future directions of this collaborative surgical culture.
Dr. Adam Beck (@AWBeckMD) is a vascular surgeon and Professor of Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he serves as the Director of the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, holds the Holt A. McDowell, Jr, MD Endowed Chair in Vascular Surgery and serves as the Director of Quality and Associate Chief Medical Quality Officer for the UAB Cardiovascular Institute. Dr. Beck completed his general surgery residency training and a surgical oncology research fellowship at the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center. He trained in vascular surgery at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and then completed a fellowship in advanced endovascular techniques, including branched and fenestrated endografts for aortic aneurysmal disease, at the University Medical Center of Groningen in The Netherlands. You can learn more about Dr. Adam Beck here.
Dr. Xavier Berard (@XavierBerardMD) is a French vascular surgeon and serves as a Consultant in the Department of Vascular Surgery and Professor of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery in Bordeaux University Hospital in Bordeaux, France. He is board certified from the French College of Vascular and Endovascular Surgeons and from the European Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. He has also completed a PhD in Vascular Biomaterials and has built a library of educational video content. He works closely with Institut Bergonié Bordeaux Cancer Center for sarcomas. You can see educational videos and learn more about Dr. Xavier Berard here
Dr. Sharif Ellozy (@SharifEllozy) is a vascular surgeon at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where he serves as Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, and Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship program. He is also one of the founders of Audible Bleeding. He is readily involved in oncologic resection at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and works closely with surgical oncologists on operative cases that have vessel involvement.
Dr. Sree Kanna, MD - McGill, Montreal (@VulnerableAorta)
Dr. Nakia Sarad, DO, MS - New York-Presbyterian/Queens - Weill Cornell, New York (@NakSaradDO)
Morgan Gold, MD,CM candidate - McGill, Montreal (@MorganSGold)
Ezra Schwartz, MD,CM, MS, MMSc-Med Ed candidate - Harvard, Boston (@EzraSchwartz10)
Video of IVC Leiomyosarcoma Reconstructions here (courtesy of Dr. Berard)
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