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  • The Dean's Awards were held on May 24, 2006 at the Union League. Dean Nasca presented Awards for Faculty Mentoring to R. Anthony Carabasi, MD and Murray J. Cohen, MD. Citations for Significant Contributions to the Advancement of Education were awarded to Herbert E. Cohn, MD, Ernest L. Rosato, MD and Andrew deMichele, MD.

    Drs. Rosato, Cohn and Carabasi

  • Francis E. Rosato Jr., MD (JMC Class of 1999) has joined the Department of Surgery's Division of General Surgery. Dr. Rosato recently completed a fellowship in laparoscopic surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery.

  • Thomas A. d'Amato, MD, PhD (JMC Class of 1990) has joined the Department of Surgery's Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. After many years of practice with both the U.S. Navy and as a staff surgeon in California, Dr. d'Amato completed an advanced fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

  • Jason Comeau, MD and David Rittenhouse, MD, two of our new interns, were recognized at Jefferson Medical College's Class Day 2006. Dr. Comeau accepted the Philip P. Repepi, MD Prize in General Surgery, awarded to a senior medical student pursuing a career in general surgery and deemed most worthy by the JMC surgical faculty. Dr. Rittenhouse accepted the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award presented by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation. The award is given to an outstanding student demonstrating exemplary compassion in doctor/patient relations.

  • Visit www.jeffersonhospital.org/surgery/news for a list of recent publications by members of Jefferson's Department of Surgery.