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Jennifer LaFemina MD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
DepartmentSurgery
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Ave North
Worcester MA 01605
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentSurgery
    DivisionSurgical Oncology

    InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
    DepartmentMasters in Clinical Investigation


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    University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, United StatesBSScience
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United StatesMD

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    1. Howard-McNatt M, Sabel M, Agnese D, Amersi F, Ammori J, Arciero C, Berman R, Dominici L, Fleming RY, Han D, LaFemina J, Meyers M, Philips P, Rafferty J, Reyna C, Rubin JT, Scheri R, Sharma R, Guiliano A. Maintenance of Certification and Continuing Medical Education: Are They Still Required? Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Aug 16. PMID: 31420800.
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    2. Sakhdari A, Moghaddam PA, Ok CY, Walter O, Tomaszewicz K, Caporelli ML, Meng X, LaFemina J, Whalen G, Belkin E, Zivny J, Wassef W, Woda BA, Hutchinson LM, Cosar EF. Somatic molecular analysis augments cytologic evaluation of pancreatic cyst fluids as a diagnostic tool. Oncotarget. 2019 Jun 18; 10(40):4026-4037. PMID: 31258847.
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    3. Hendrix RJ, Lee C, Friedrich AK, Rouanet E, Larkin AC, LaFemina J. Prophylactic Versus Therapeutic Mastectomy: A Contemporary Analysis of the ACS-NSQIP Database. Clin Breast Cancer. 2019 Jan 31. PMID: 30876714.
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    4. Barth RJ, Mills JB, Suriawinata AA, Putra J, Tosteson TD, Axelrod D, Freeman R, Whalen GF, LaFemina J, Tarczewski SM, Kinlaw WB. Short-term Preoperative Diet Decreases Bleeding After Partial Hepatectomy: Results From a Multi-institutional Randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Surg. 2018 Feb 27. PMID: 29489484.
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    5. Laskiewicz L, Jamshed S, Gong Y, Ainechi S, LaFemina J, Wang X. The diagnostic value of FNA biopsy in grading pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. Cancer Cytopathol. 2018 Mar; 126(3):170-178. PMID: 29266776.
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    6. Dinh KH, Harris AF, LaFemina J, Whalen GF, Sullivan M, Licho R, Hill T, Lambert LA. Advantages of day-before lymphoscintigraphy and undiluted methylene blue dye injections for sentinel lymph node biopsies for melanoma. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Dec; 114(8):947-950. PMID: 27634654.
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    7. Cohen J, Meunier R, Jamshed S, Karam AR, Yates J, Wang X, LaFemina J. Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma in a Hepatic Hemangioma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Int J Surg Pathol. 2016 Sep; 24(6):552-5. PMID: 26912476.
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    8. Lim PW, Dinh KH, Sullivan M, Wassef WY, Zivny J, Whalen GF, LaFemina J. Thirty-day outcomes underestimate endocrine and exocrine insufficiency after pancreatic resection. HPB (Oxford). 2016 Apr; 18(4):360-6. PMID: 27037206.
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    9. Flores K, Dinh K, Rouleau E, Whalen G, Wassef W, LaFemina J. Identification of genetic risk for pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Cancer Genet. 2015 Nov; 208(11):559-63. PMID: 26481832.
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    10. Tan MC, Basturk O, Brannon AR, Bhanot U, Scott SN, Bouvier N, LaFemina J, Jarnagin WR, Berger MF, Klimstra D, Allen PJ. GNAS and KRAS Mutations Define Separate Progression Pathways in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm-Associated Carcinoma. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 May; 220(5):845-54.e1. PMID: 25840541.
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    11. Collins CE, Cherng N, McDade T, Movahedi B, Emhoff TA, Whalen GF, LaFemina J, Dorfman JD. Improving patient notification of solid abdominal viscera incidental findings with a standardized protocol. J Trauma Manag Outcomes. 2015; 9(1):1. PMID: 25670964.
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    12. Do RK, Katz SS, Gollub MJ, Li J, LaFemina J, Zabor EC, Moskowitz CS, Klimstra DS, Allen PJ. Interobserver agreement for detection of malignant features of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas on MDCT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Nov; 203(5):973-9. PMID: 25341134.
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    13. Correa-Gallego C, Do R, Lafemina J, Gonen M, D'Angelica MI, DeMatteo RP, Fong Y, Kingham TP, Brennan MF, Jarnagin WR, Allen PJ. Predicting dysplasia and invasive carcinoma in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: development of a preoperative nomogram. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Dec; 20(13):4348-55. PMID: 24046103.
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    14. Frankel TL, LaFemina J, Bamboat ZM, D'Angelica MI, DeMatteo RP, Fong Y, Kingham TP, Jarnagin WR, Allen PJ. Dysplasia at the surgical margin is associated with recurrence after resection of non-invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms. HPB (Oxford). 2013 Oct; 15(10):814-21. PMID: 23782351.
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    15. LaFemina J, Qin LX, Moraco NH, Antonescu CR, Fields RC, Crago AM, Brennan MF, Singer S. Oncologic outcomes of sporadic, neurofibromatosis-associated, and radiation-induced malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Jan; 20(1):66-72. PMID: 22878618.
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    16. Lafemina J, Brennan MF. Adrenocortical carcinoma: past, present, and future. J Surg Oncol. 2012 Oct 1; 106(5):586-94. PMID: 22473597.
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    17. O'Neill CB, Atoria CL, O'Reilly EM, LaFemina J, Henman MC, Elkin EB. Costs and trends in pancreatic cancer treatment. Cancer. 2012 Oct 15; 118(20):5132-9. PMID: 22415469.
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    18. LaFemina J, Vagefi PA, Warshaw AL, Fernández-del Castillo C. Transgastric pancreaticogastric anastomosis: an alternative operative approach for middle pancreatectomy. Arch Surg. 2010 May; 145(5):476-81. PMID: 20479347.
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    19. Fritz S, Fernández-del Castillo C, Iafrate AJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Neyhard N, LaFemina J, Stirman A, Warshaw AL, Thayer SP. Novel xenograft and cell line derived from an invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas give new insights into molecular mechanisms. Pancreas. 2010 Apr; 39(3):308-14. PMID: 19924021.
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    20. LaFemina J, Roberts PA, Hung YP, Gusella JF, Sahani D, Fernández-del Castillo C, Warshaw AL, Thayer SP. Identification of a novel kindred with familial pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer. Pancreatology. 2009; 9(3):273-9. PMID: 19407482.
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    21. LaFemina J, Sokal SM, Chang Y, McGrath D, Berger DL. Effect of medical or surgical admission on outcome of patients with gallstone pancreatitis and common bile duct stones. J Gastrointest Surg. 2008 Sep; 12(9):1554-60. PMID: 18622658.
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