SECOND Trial - Matthew Chia, MD and Dawn Coleman, MD

Dr. Matthew Chia (@chia_md)is an integrated vascular surgery resident at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine.  He is currently in his research years working on a T32 NIH grant and has been involved with the vascular surgery extension of the SECOND trial under the mentorship of Dr. Karl Bilimoria and Dr. Dawn Coleman.


Dr. Dawn Coleman (@ColemanDM_vasc) is an associate professor of surgery at the University of Michigan and is the Program Director of the Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency Program and Fellowship.  She is a returning guest and spoke with us previously about her work with the SVS Wellness Taskforce, for which she is chair.


Important Links



      Northwestern Vascular Surgery Scientist Training Program


Further Reading

      Bilimoria KY, Chung JW, Hedges LV, et al. National Cluster-Randomized Trial of Duty-Hour Flexibility in Surgical Training. N Engl J Med 2016;374:713-27

      Hu Y-Y, Ellis RJ, Hewitt DB, et al. Discrimination, Abuse, Harassment, and Burnout in Surgical Residency Training. N Engl J Med 2019;381:1741-52.

      Khorfan R, Yuce TK, Love R, et al. Cumulative Effect of Flexible Duty-hour Policies on Resident Outcomes: Long-term Follow-up Results From the FIRST Trial. Ann Surg 2020;271:791-8.

      Zhang LM, Ellis RJ, Ma M, et al. Prevalence, Types, and Sources of Bullying Reported by US General Surgery Residents in 2019. JAMA 2020;323:2093-5.

      Davila VJ, Meltzer AJ, Hallbeck MS, Stone WM, Money SR. Physical discomfort, professional satisfaction, and burnout in vascular surgeons. J Vasc Surg 2019;70:913-20.e2.