Brian D. Saunders, MD

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Brian D. Saunders, MD
Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

Academic Appointments

Professor of Surgery, Medicine and Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Vice Chair of Education, Department of Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Clerkship Director, Surgery Clerkship, Penn State College of Medicine

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Professional Education

Education

Medical School, Harvard Medical School - 2000

Fellowship

Fellowship, Endocrine Surgery University of Michigan Medical Center (Ann Arbor) - 2008

Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care University of Michigan Medical Center (Ann Arbor) - 2005

Residency

Residency, Surgery, General University of Michigan Medical Center (Ann Arbor) - 2007

Academic Interests

  • Clinical outcomes of endocrine cancers
  • Access to surgical healthcare for patients with mental illness
  • Clinical genetic testing and counseling for inherited endocrinopathies
  • Surgical education and mentoring
  • Practice patterns in endocrine surgery
  • Parathyroid tissue engineering

Awards

  • Lion Care Award, Penn State Health
  • Distinguished Educator Award, Penn State College of Medicine
  • Excellence in Clinical Science Career Mentoring Award, Penn State College of Medicine