Ashley M. Chopko MD

Ashley Chopko

Ashley M. Chopko
MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Department of Surgery

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Gastrointestinal Surgery; Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

Contact Information
6044 Main Street
Suite 110
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: 716 833-7112
Fax: 716-833-7150
amolsen@buffalo.edu



Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2020)
  • Residency, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2019)
  • MD, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2014)
  • BS, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Summa Cum Laude (2010)

Employment:

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, Surgery, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2020-present)

Awards and Honors:

  • COT Resident Paper Competition Regional Finalist (2020)
  • Association of Pathology Chair’s Award (2016)
  • Buffalo Surgical Society Prize in Surgery (2014)
  • Dean's Letter of Commendation (2012)
  • Dean’s Letter of Commendation (2011)
  • Dean's List (2011)
  • Taurus Aureus Inductee (2010)
  • Chi Alpha Sigma, The National College Athlete Honor (2010)
  • Mid American Conference Honor Roll (2010)
  • UB Woman’s Club Grace W. Capen Academic Award (2009)
  • Mid American Conference Commissioner’s Award (2009)



Professional Memberships:

  • The Eastern Association of the Surgery of Trauma
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Association for Surgical Education

Presentations:

  • "Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Does Not Increase Mortality- A Pediatric and Adult Propensity Matched Analysis" American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (2020)
  • "VTE Prophylaxis in Trauma" Grand Rounds Department of Surgery (2020)
  • "AUDIT-C in Trauma: Beyond Alcohol Screening" New York State Committee on Trauma 2020 Paper Competition (2019)
  • "Nipple Sparing Mastectomy" Grand Rounds Department of Surgery (2019)
  • "Effect of Trauma Simulation on Highest Leveled Trauma Resuscitation Times." Association for Surgical Education Meeting (2017)
  • "Effect of Trauma Simulation on Highest-Leveled Trauma Resuscitation Times" Association for Surgical Education Meeting (2017)
  • "Intermountain Risk Score (IMRS) is not an Effective Tool in Predicting Trauma Outcome" American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. (2016)
  • "Red Cell Distribution Width Predicting Trauma Mortality Is Independent of Severity of Injury" New York State Committee on Trauma Paper Competition (2014)

Service Activities:

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support; For Erie County Medical Center Buffalo,NY; Teacher (2019–present)
  • Infection Prevention ad Control; Located at the Erie County Medical Center Buffalo, NY; Committee Member (2019–present)
  • Robotics Curriculum Committee; Jacobs School of Medicine ad Biomedical Science University at Buffalo Department of Surgery Buffalo, NY; Committee Member (2019–present)
  • Surgical Skills Lab; Jacobs School of edicine and Biomedical Science University at Buffalo Department of Surgery Buffalo, NY; Teacher (2019–present)
  • TICU Best Practice Committee; Located at Erie County Medical Center Buffalo, NY; Committee Member (2019–present)
  • Trauma ICU Educational Conference; At Erie County Medical Center For Department of Surgery University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science Buffalo, NY; Teacher (2019–present)
  • Trauma ICU Joural Club; At Erie County Medical Center For Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Science University at Buffalo Department of Surgery; Teacher (2019–present)
  • Intern Boot Camp; Department of Surgery University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science Buffalo, NY; Teacher (2018–present)
  • Surgical Skills Lab for Surgical Clerkship; Department of Surgery University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science Buffalo, NY; Teacher (2014–2019)
  • Association for Pre-Medical Students; University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science Buffalo. NY; Student Mentor (2012–present)
  • Health and Wellness Committee; University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science Buffalo, NY; Committee Member (2011–2012)
  • Heart Smart; University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine ad Biomedical Science Buffalo, NY; Teacher (2011–2012)
  • University Scholars Mentoring Program; University at Buffalo State University of New York Buffalo, NY; Student Mentor (2008–2009)

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Contact Information

6044 Main Street
Suite 110
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: 716 833-7112
Fax: 716-833-7150
amolsen@buffalo.edu