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Virginia R Litle, MD

Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
Director, Center of Minimally Invasive Esophageal Therapies
Director, Barrett's Esophageal Program
Director, Thoracic Surgery Clinical Research

Language:none
Gender:Female

Address

  • 88 East Newton Street
    Robinson Building, B-402
    Boston , MA 02118

Residency

University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco CA (1997)
Fellowship in Surgical Oncology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA (2001)

Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA (2002)

Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA (2004)

Education

Brown-Dartmouth Program in Medicine, Providence RI (1990)

Special Interests

Barrett's esophagus ablation, endoscopic resection and surveillance, Esophageal cancer: surgical treatment, Esophageal cancer: cryoablation, stents, Paraesophageal hernia repair, Achalasia and POEM

Research Interests

Venothromboembolic risk reduction in thoracic surgery, Barrett's esophagus screening with cytosponge, Postablative Barrett's esophagus , Simulation training for students and residents, MicroRNA profiling of lung cancer

Board Certification

General Surgery
Thoracic Surgery

Conducts Clinical Trials

Yes


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