Program Leadership


Tara S. Kent, MD, MS
Program Director
Vice Chair, Education
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
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Jonathan F. Critchlow, MD
Associate Program Director
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
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Christopher Boyd, MD
Assistant Program Director
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
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Sidhu Gangadharan, MD
Assistant Program Director
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Thoracic Surgery/Interventional Pulmonology
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Allen D. Hamdan, MD
Assistant Program Director
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
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Department Leadership

Elliot L. Chaikof, MD, PhD 
Chair of Surgery and Surgeon-in-Chief 
Johnson and Johnson Professor of Surgery

Richard D. Cummings, PhD 
Vice Chair, Basic and Translational Research 
Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Allen D. Hamdan, MD 
Vice Chair, Communications 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Per-Olof Hasselgren, MD, PhD 
Vice Chair, Research 
George H. A. Clowes Jr., Professor of Surgery

Ted A. James, MD 
Vice Chair, Academic Affairs 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Daniel B. Jones, MD 
Vice Chair, Technology and Innovation 
Professor of Surgery

Tara S. Kent, MD, MS 
Vice Chair, Education 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Sidney Levitsky, MD 
Senior Vice Chair 
David W. and David Cheever Professor of Surgery

James R. Rodrigue, PhD 
Vice Chair, Clinical Research 
Professor of Surgery

Richard Whyte, MD, MBA 
Vice Chair, Quality, Safety, and Clinical Affairs 
Professor of Surgery

Divisions

Acute Care Surgery, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care 
Charles H. Cook, MD 
Chief of Acute Care Surgery, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Cardiac Surgery 
Kamal Khabbaz, MD 
Chief of Cardiac Surgery 
Professor of Surgery

Colon and Rectal Surgery 
Mark P. Callery, MD
Interim Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Professor of Surgery

General Surgery 
Mark P. Callery, MD 
Chief of General Surgery 
Professor of Surgery

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 
Bernard T. Lee, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS 
Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 
Professor of Surgery

Surgical Oncology 
Jonathan F. Critchlow, MD 
Interim Chief of Surgical Oncology 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Thoracic Surgery/Interventional Pulmonology 
Sidhu Gangadharan, MD 
Chief of Thoracic Surgery 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Transplant Surgery 
Robert A. Fisher, MD 
Chief of Transplant Surgery 
Professor of Surgery

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 
Marc L. Schermerhorn, MD 
Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 
Associate Professor of Surgery

Major Affiliated Hospitals

Boston Children’s Hospital 
Robert C. Shamberger, MD 
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital 
Robert E. Gross Professor of Surgery

Mount Auburn Hospital 
Russell J. Nauta, MD 
Chief of Surgery, Mount Auburn Hospital 
Professor of Surgery

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham 
Christopher G. Boyd, MD 
Chief of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham 
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Contact Information
Department of Surgery
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Lowry Medical Office Building
110 Francis Street, Suite 9B
Boston, MA 02215
617-632-9236
617-632-7424
surgedu@bidmc.harvard.edu