Department of Surgery

People

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Timothy R. Billiar, MD
George Vance Foster Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
412-647-1749
Interests
mechanisms involved in acute cellular and organ injury in inflammatory states such as shock, trauma, and sepsis
David A. Vorp, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, and the Clinical & Translational Sciences Institute
412-624-5319
Interests
mechanics of vascular disease; tissue-engineered blood vessels; stem cells
Mary Walker
Administrative Research Coordinator
412-647-0846
Paul K. Waltz, MD
General Surgery Resident (PGY-5)
Qingde Wang, MD, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-864-0978
Interests
the function of ADAR1 in surgical pathology
Heather Waring
Staff, Tsung Lab
Christopher Washington, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
412-802-3333
Interests
venous disease; open and endovascular management of peripheral vascular disease; dialysis access
Travis Watson, RN, BSN, MBA
Administrator, Division of Abdominal Transplant Surgery
412-864-2297
Gregory A. Watson, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery & Critical Care Medicine
412-647-3065
Interests
medical education; combat surgery; prolonged field care
Andrew R. Watson, MD, M Litt, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
877-684-7189
Interests
telemedicine and telehealth
Sean P. Whelan
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-782-2400
Interests
general surgery outcomes; global surgery
Martin N. Wijkstrom, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-647-5738
Interests
clinical translation of xenotransplantation
Debra Williams
Research Administrator, Billiar Lab
412-647-5597
Tanner Wilson, MD
General Surgery Resident (PGY-2)
Xiangwei Xiao, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-692-9210
Interests
molecular therapy for diabetes, PDAC, and autoimmune disease
Juan Xue
Visiting Scholar, Chen Lab
Chenxuan Yang
Postdoctoral Fellow, Billiar Lab
Sang-Ho Ye, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-624-5334
Interests
biomaterials; blood biocompatibility
Andrew Yeh, MD
General Surgery Resident (PGY-4 - Lab)
Jinling Yin
Research Specialist, Vodovotz Lab
412-648-3769
Linwah Yip, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
412-647-0467
Interests
role of molecular markers in thyroid cancer patients
Theodore H. Yuo, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-623-8438
Interests
outcomes in end-stage renal disease
Ruben Zamora, PhD
Research Associate Professor of Surgery
412-383-6998
Interests
role of BNIP3 to hepatic cell death/apoptosis/necrosis; inflammatory response to normoxia and hypoxia
Mazen S. Zenati, MD, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery and Epidemiology
412-624-9137
Interests
trauma recidivism and rehabilitation; injury prevention; surgical oncology; pancreatic cancer; organ transplant surgery; nutrition; public health; transfusion; abdominal mesothelioma; quality assurance
Wenshuo Zhang
Visiting Scholar, Wang Lab
Xianghong Zhang, PhD
Research Instructor
412-692-2408
Interests
role of CaMKIV on the degradation of mTOR and regulation of autophagy and inflammation; function of CaMKI in phagocytosis
JunHong Zhang
Visiting Scholar, Geller Lab
Hongji Zhang
Visiting Scholar, Tsung Lab
Xiaomei Zhu
Visiting Scholar, Fan Lab
Jenny A. Ziembicki, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-232-8794
Interests
burn therapy; burn injury prevention
Amer H. Zureikat, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
412-692-2852