Surgical Oncology

Below are the list of presenters, their topics and learning objectives. To schedule a Grand Rounds talk, please complete this form.

H. Richard Alexander, Jr., MD 
Professor of Surgery
Associate Chairman for Clinical Research

Regional Therapy for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis from GI, Appendiceal, or Mesothelioma

Regional Therapies for Patients with Liver Metastases

Use of Isolation Perfusion with Tumor Necrosis Factor in Cancer Treatment

Management of Patients with Localized Pancreatic Cancer

Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Insulinoma

Evaluation and Management Strategies for Patients with Cysts Lesions of the Pancreas

Evidence-based Use of Cytoreduction and HIPEC for Patients with Peritoneal Mesothelioma

Evidence-based Use of Cytoreduction and HIPEC for Patients with Peritoneal Metastases from Appendiceal or Colorectal Cancers

Whitney Burrows, MD  | Curriculum Vitae
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Surgical Management of Esophageal Cancer

Surgical Management of Thymic Cancer

Surgical Management of Lung Cancer

Shamus Carr, MD | Curriculum Vitae
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Genetics in Lung Cancer

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Benign and Malignant Esophageal Problems

James Donahue, MD  | Curriculum Vitae
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Sublobar Resection for Lung Cancer

Controversies in the Management of Early Stage Lung Cancer

Joseph Friedberg, MD | Curriculum Vitae
Charles Edward Reid Professor of Surgery
Head, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Lung Sparing Surgery for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

Surgical Management of Benign and Malignant Problems of the Pleural Space

Surgical Management of Complex Thoracic Malignancies

Nader Hanna, MD
Professor of Surgery
Director of Clinical Operations, Division of General and Oncologic Surgery

Evidence-based Management of Gastric Cancer

  • Identify the biological and clinical challenges in management of Gastric Cancer
  • Describe best practice for the diagnosis and staging of Gastric Cancer
  • Discuss the role of neoadjuvant/ adjuvant therapy
  • Become familiar with surgical options for Gastric Cancer


Michael Naslund, MD
Professor of Surgery
Director, Maryland Prostate Center
Head, Division of Urology

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Treatment Options: When No Treatment Is Best

Vincent Y. Ng, MD  
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Review of Surgical Options for Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors

  • Understand indications for stabilization of metastatic bone lesions
  • Understand principles of treatment for primary bone cancer and soft tissue tumors
  • Understand challenges associated with managing bone and soft tissue tumors 

Daniel M. Lerman, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Musculoskeletal Red Flags: Findings Concerning for Malignancy

Metastatic Bone Disease: Considerations, Indications and Options

Benign Bone Tumors

Pediatric Orthopaedic Oncology

Metastatic Bone Disease of the Spine

M. Minaj Siddiqui, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

MRI Fusion Biopsy for Prostate Cancer and Prostate Imaging