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Rizwan Aslam, D.O., M.Sc.Ed, FACS
Tulane Medical Center (Site Director), UMC, & VAMC
Associate Professor, Head and Neck Surgical Oncology

Joseph Buell, MD
Director of the Tulane Transplant Abdominal Institute

Abigail Chaffin, MD
Associate Professor
Assoc. Program Director, Plastic Surgery Residency Program, Medical Director – Tulane Wound Healing Institute

Juan Duchesne, MD
Section Chief of Trauma & Critical Care; TICU Medical Director

Dr. Christopher DuCoin
Assistant Professor
Director of Bariatric Surgery & Surgical Clerkship Director

Tulane Medical Center, UMC, & VAMC
Chairman and Program Director, Associate Professor, Head and Neck Surgical Oncology

Dr. Chrissy Guidry
Assistant Professor
Director, Emergency General Surgery Service

Dr. John Hamner
Assistant Professor
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Assistant Professor
Research Assistant Professor of Surgery
Olan Jackson-Weaver, PhD
Assistant Professor
Adjunct of Physiology

Bernard M. Jaffe, M.D.
Professor of Surgery Emeritus
Assistant Professor
Tulane Cancer Center Associate Member

Professor and Elias Hanna Chair in Surgery
Chief, General, Endocrine & Oncological Surgery; Member, Tulane Cancer Center Executive Committee

Chair, Department of Surgery
Robert and Viola Lobrano Chair in Surgery

Kunnimalaiyaan, Muthusamy
Research Assistant Professor
Dr. Shauna Levy
Assistant Professor
Dr. Clifton McGinness
William Henderson Chair in Surgery
Associate Professor

Dr. Patrick McGrew
Assistant Professor
Director, Surgical ICU

William Henderson Professor of Surgery, Emeritus
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Adjunct Associate Professor of Urology

Kais Rona, MD
Mimi Sammarco, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rebecca Schroll
Assistant Professor
Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Dr. Sharven Taghavi
Assistant Professor
Research Scientist II
Dr. Matthew Zelhart
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, Residency Director, Masters in Surgical Clinical Research Program