Thoracic Surgery 6-Year Integrated Training Program - Current Residents

Bartlomiej R. Imielski

Bartlomiej R. Imielski, MD

Undergraduate Education: Stanford University. Major: Biomechanical Engineering
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Clinical Interests: Adult and congenital cardiac surgery, mechanical circulatory support, heart and lung transplantation
Research Interests: Single ventricle physiology, interdisciplinary collaborative outcome studies

Carlos O. Encarnacion

Carlos O. Encarnacion, MD

Undergraduate Education: Baylor University. Major: Biochemistry; Minor: Latin American Studies
Medical School: Texas Tech Health Science Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
General Surgery Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Interests: Thoracic Oncology, Military Medicine and Chest Trauma
Research Interests: Post-operative atrial fibrillation, thoracic oncology
Publications: List of publications link

Elizabeth Colwell

Elizabeth Colwell, MD

Undergraduate Education: Valparaiso University. Majors: Chemistry and Psychology
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Research Interest: Transcervical Endoscopic Approach to Esophagectomy

Mohamed Fadhl Algahim

Mohamed Fadhl Algahim, MD

Undergraduate Education: Baldwin Wallace University. Majors: Biology, Chemistry, and French language and literature triple major.
Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Clinical Interests: Cardiopulmonary failure, mechanical circulatory support, heart and lung transplant, vascular and aortic disease
Research Interests: Endothelial and Microvascular Response to Continuous vs. Pulsatile Flow, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Glucolipotoxicity and Cardiac Dysfunction in Obesity

Moritz C. Wyler von Ballmoos

Moritz C. Wyler von Ballmoos, MD, PhD, MPH

Undergraduate Education: Literargymnasium Bern-Kirchenfeld, Switzerland. Majors: Languages and Literature
Medical School: University of Bern, Switzerland
Graduate School: Harvard University and Harvard School of Public Health
Clinical Interests: Thoracic oncology, MIS, transcatheter cardiovascular therapeutics, quality metrics and health care management
Research Interests: Vascular biology, cardiovascular epidemiology, clinical imaging, health economics, theory and methods of causal inference, longitudinal/clustered data analysis, data mining and prediction
Publications: List of publications link

Ghulam Murtaza

Ghulam Murtaza, MD

Medical School: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
Clinical Interests: Thoracic oncology
Research Interests: Minimally invasive thoracic surgery, heart failure


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