List of Experts

List of Experts

The following experts participated in the Fundamentals of Robotic Surgery consensus conferences.

Arnold Advincula, MD
Columbia University,
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

Rajesh Aggarwal, MD, PhD, MA
Instructor in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Abdulla Ali Al Ansari, MD
Chief of Surgery
Hamad Medical Corporation
Qatar

David M. Albala, MD
Medical Director
Associated Medical Professionals
Syracuse, NY

Richard L. Angelo, MD
President, Arthroscopy Association of North America
Kirkland, WA

Mehran Anvari, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chair in Surgical Innovation
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON Canada

John H. Armstrong, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery
University of South Florida College of Medicine
Tampa, FL

Garth H. Ballantyne, MD, MBA
Chief of Surgery
Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center
Augusta, GA

Michele Billia, MD
Urologist, Fellow Robotic Surgery
Guy’s Hospital
London, UK

James F. Borin, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Urology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

David M. Bouchier-Hayes, MD
Consultant Urologist
Galway Clinic
Galway, Ireland

Timothy C. Brand, MD
Chair, Robotics Steering Committee
Tacoma, WA

Janis Cannon-Bowers, PhD
Director of Research Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation
USF Health
Tampa, FL

Sanket Chauhan, MD
Director of Simulation
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Rafael F. Coelho, MD
Director of Robotic Surgery Program
University of Sao Paulo, Albert Einstein Hospital
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sir Alfred Cuschieri, DSc, ChM
Chief Scientific Advisor to the Institute for Medical Science and Technology University of Dundee
Tayside, Scotland

Rodney L. Dockter
Graduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Brian J. Dunkin, MD
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College
Medical Director, MITIE
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX

Susan G. Dunlow, MD
Chief, OB/GYN Ambulatory Services
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Bethesda, MD

Vicenzo Ficarra, MD
Scientific Director
OLV Robotic Surgery Institute
Belgium University of Padua, Italy
Padova, Italy

Anthony G. Gallagher, PhD, DSc
Professor, University College Cork School of Medicine
Cork, Ireland

Larry R. Glazerman, MD, MBA
Faculty Preceptor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lankenau OB/GYN Clinical Care Center
Wynnewood, PA

Alvin C. Goh, MD
Director of Advanced Laparoscopic & Robotic Urologic Programs
Department of Urology
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX

Teodor Grantcharov, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Medical Director, Patient Simulation Centre, St. Michael’s Hospital
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

David Hananel
Associate Program Director, Urologic Surgery
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

James C. Hebert, MD
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
University of Vermont College of Medicine
Chair, ACGME/Residency Review Committee-Surgery
Burlington, VT

Robert Holloway, MD
Medical Director of Gynecologic Oncology
Florida Hospital Cancer Institute
Orlando, FL

Jacques Hubert, MD
Professor, Urology Dept & Robotic School
Lorraine, France

Wallace Judd, PhD
President, Authentic Testing Corp.
Leesburg, VA

Palmer Kenneth, MD
Director, Global Robotics Institute, Latin America
Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, FL

Keith Chae Kim, MD
Director of Metabolic Medicine and Surgery Institute Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, FL

Sara Kim, PhD
Director of Educational Innovations and Strategic Programs
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA

Michael Koch, MD
Professor and Chairman of Urology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Timothy Kowalewski, PhD
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Rajesh Kumar, PhD
Associate Research Professor
Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, MD

Kevin Kunkler, MD
Contracting Officer Representative (C.O.R.)
Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC)
Linthicum, MD

Gyunsung Lee, PhD
Director of MIS & Robotic Education and Ergonomics Research
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Minimally Invasive Surgical Training & Innovation Center (MISTIC)
Baltimore, MD

Thomas S. Lendvay, MD
Associate Professor
Co-Director, Seattle Children’s Robotics Surgery Center
University of Washington Seattle Children’s Hospital
Seattle, WA

Raymond J. Leveillee, MD
Clinical Professor of Urology, Radiology, and Biomedical Engineering
Chief of Division of Endourology, Laparoscopy, and Minimally Invasive Surgery
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Jeffrey S. Levy, MD
CEO, CaseNetwork
Newtown Square, PA

Guy Maddern, MBBS, PhD, MS, MD
Director of Surgery
University of Adelaide
Adelaide, South Australia

Scott Magnuson, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Michael Marohn, MD
Associate Professor
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

David Maron, MD
Associate Program Director, Colon & Rectal Surgery Residency
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Martin A. Martino, MD
Medical Director, Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Allentown, PA

Paul C. Neary, MD
Vice Dean, Surgical Training RCSI
Head of Colorectal Surgery
Dublin, Ireland

Eduardo Parra-Davila, MD
Director of Minimally Invasive and Colorectal
Director of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, FL

Vipul R. Patel, MD
Medical Director Global Robotics Institute
Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Celebration, FL

Cyril Perrenot, MD
Resident in General Surgery in charge of Robotic Simulation Training School of Surgery of Nancy
Nancy, France

Manuela Perez, MD, PhD
University Hospital Nancy
Nancy, France

Sonia L. Ramamoorthy, MD
Associate Professor
UC San Diego Health System
La Jolla, CA

Koon Ho Rha, MD
Yonsei Robotic Training Center
Professor, Urology
Yonsei University
Seoul, Korea

Judith S. Riess, PhD
CEO, Education & Training Solutions
Orlando, FL

Bernardo M. Rocco, MD
Deputy Director, Department of Urology
University of Milan
Lombardia, Italy

Col. Robert Rush, MD
Department of Surgery Chief
Madigan Healthcare System
Madigan Army Medical Center & Army Central Simulation Committee
Tacoma, WA

Richard Satava, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Brendan G. Sayers, PA-C
Robotic Surgery Physician Assistant
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Daniel J. Scott, MD
Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Neal Seymour, MD
Chief, Baystate Medical Center
Department of Surgery
Springfield, MA

Nazema Y. Siddiqui, MD, MHSc
Assistant Professor, Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Mika N. Sinanan, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery
President, University of Washington Physicians
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Roger D. Smith, PhD
Chief Technology Officer
Florida Hospital Nicholson Center
Celebration, FL

Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, PhD
Medical Director, Carolinas Simulation Center
Associate Professor of Surgery
Carolinas Healthcare System
Charlotte, NC

Chandru Sundaram, MD
Professor of Urology
Program Director and Director of Minimally Invasive Urology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Robert M. Sweet, MD
Associate Professor Urology
Director of Medical School Simulation Programs
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Edward D. Verrier, MD
Surgical Director, Joint Council on Thoracic Surgery Education
Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Gregory S. Weinstein, MD
Professor & Vice Chair, Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology
The University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Victor T. Wilcox, MD
Research Fellow
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX