Grand Rounds Speakers Bureau

The attending faculty of the Department of Surgery at Columbia University pride themselves not only as innovators, but educators, and welcome an opportunity to speak on a variety of medical advancements.

If you have any questions or would like to book a speaker/topic, please contact Annmarie Tarleton, Special Events Coordinator at (212) 304-7813 or

The Speakers

  • Medical Program Director, Lung Transplant Program
  • Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program, Director, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Director, Surgical Arrhythmia Program
  • Chief, Division of General Surgery, Vice Chair, Medical Education, Department of Surgery, Chairman, Committee on Appointments and Promotions, Director, General Surgery Residency Program
  • Site Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • Chief, Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, & Vascular Surgery, Director, Congenital and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Congenital Heart Center
  • Director, Critical Limb Ischemia Program
  • Associate Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Comprehensive Care Center at Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Director, CTEPH Program at CUMC - NYP
  • Vice President, ColumbiaDoctors, Chief, Division of GI/Endocrine Surgery , Executive Director, Pancreas Center
  • Precision Medicine Resource Leader, Irving Institute, Medical Director, Columbia Genetic Counseling Graduate Program, Associate Director for Education, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chief, Division of Clinical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics
  • Medical Director, Renal Transplantation
  • Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program, Director, Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion Program
  • Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Chief of Transplantation Services, Columbia University, Executive Director, Transplant Initiative, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia, Program Director, Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgery Fellowship
  • Director, Columbia University Hernia Center
  • Surgical Director of the Heart Valve Center at Columbia, Surgical Director, Structural Heart Disease, NYP
  • Surgical Director, Lung Volume Reduction Program, Surgical Director, Jo-Ann LeBuhn Center for Lung Diseases, Associate Director of General Thoracic Surgery at NYP/Columbia
  • Director, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Surgical Director, Columbia University Hyperhidrosis Center
  • Associate Chief, Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center , New York, NY
  • Director Emeritus and Founder, Renal and Islet Transplantation NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY and Surgeon, Abdominal Organ Transplantation and Islets
  • Chief, Division of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia, Surgical Director, Liver and Gastrointestinal Transplantation
  • Chief and Program Director, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Director, Center for Innovation and Outcomes Research
  • Medical Director, Milstein Hospital HS Surgical Oncology Unit
  • Co-Director, New York Thyroid-Parathyroid Center, Vice Chair, New Media, Chief, Endocrine Surgery, Director, CollectedMed Education Project, Co-Director, Adrenal Center
  • Director, Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Program NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY , Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Bicampus Director of Clinical Trials, Division of Vascular Surgery
  • Director, Medical Student Clerkship Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY , Director, Surgery Preceptorship Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
  • Director, Renal and Pancreatic Transplantation, Department of Surgery Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Chief of Microvascular Services, Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
  • Surgical Director, Living Donor Liver Transplant Program, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia , Director, Transplant Surgery Fellowship
  • Director, Autologous Islet Cell Transplantation Program, Pancreas Center
  • Chief, General Thoracic Surgery NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia , Director, The Price Family Center for Comprehensive Chest Care, Lung and Esophageal Center
  • Vice-Chairman, Research & Information Systems, Department of Surgery, Director, Cardiovascular Surgery Research Lab
  • Division Chief of Pediatric Surgery Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian, New York, NY
  • Director, Melanoma and Sarcoma, Director, Breast Surgery Fellowship
  • Chief, Adult Cardiac Surgery Section, Director of Cardiovascular Institute, Co-Director, HCM program, Division of Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgery, Co-Director, Aortic Program, Co-Director, Marfan Clinic
  • Medical Director, NYP Lung Volume Reduction Program, Medical Director, Jo-Ann LeBuhn Center for Chest Disease
  • Director, Center for Adolescent Bariatric Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital