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Curriculum Vitae

Education
1967 B.A. Indiana University
Bloomington, Indiana

1971 Doctor of Medicine, Indiana University
Purdue University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana

1974-1976 Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island
Graduate School

1977 Masters of Science in Biology, Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Post Graduate Training
1971-1972 Internship
Brown Affiliated Program
Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Surgery

1972-1974 Residency
Holden Research Fellow
Brown University

1975-1978 Residency
Brown Affiliated Program
Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Surgery

Military Service
1978-1980 United States Army - Active Duty
Major, M.C. - Surgeon & Chief of Emergency Services
McDonald Army Hospital
Ft. Eustis, Virginia

Certifications
1981 American Board of Surgery
Certificate Number 26416
1990 Certification
1999 Certification

Licensure
1979 Florida #035410
1974 New York #119893
1972 Rhode Island #4487

Awards
1975 Haffenreffer Research Awards

1980-1981 Best Teacher Award - Housestaff
Physician Association
Department of Surgery
University of Miami

Physician of the Month
Southwest Regional Medical Center
May 2003

2004-2007 Best Doctors Award
(by Castle Connelly)








Hospital Affiliations
Lee Memorial Health Systems
HealthPark Hospital
Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center
Gulf Coast Hospital

Hospital Positions
1987 President of Medical Staff
Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center

1982 - 2006, Board of Trustees
Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center

Academic Appointments
1974-1975 Teaching Fellow
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

1977-1978 Clinical Assistant Instructor
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

1980-1982 Director of Nutritional Support
University of Miami
Jackson Memorial Medical Center

1980-1982 Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Miami
Jackson Memorial Medical Center

2003-present Clinical Assistant Professor in Surgery
The University of Health Sciences

Society Memberships
American College of Surgeons - Fellow
American Medical Association
Lee County Medical Society

Community Activity
Lee Vocational Technical School
Physician Advisor for Surgical Technical School

Southwest Florida Symphony
Board of Trustees, 1992-1994

David M. Bernstein Memorial Museum
of Medical History

President, 2002 to present

Gulfcoast Symphony
Board of Trustees, 2006 to present