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James                          Hassett

James M. Hassett MD

Department of Surgery


Specialty/Research Focus

Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

Professional Summary:

My main area of expertise is in surgery, trauma and medical education.

Education and Training:
  • Residency, Surgery, SUNY Buffalo (1978)
  • MD, Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine, Illinois (1971)
  • BS, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY (1966)
  • Vice Chair for Education Department of Surgery, Surgery, SUNY Buffalo (2001-present)
Awards and Honors:
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (Faculty Member) (1995)
  • Fellow American College of Critical Care Medicine (1991)
  • Louis and Ruth Siegel Teaching Award (1984)
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons (1983)
  • C. P Chandra Outstanding Teacher Award (1982)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • July 2003–July 2005
    Reynolds Geriatric Center Grant
    Role: Co-Investigator

Journal Articles:
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Professional Memberships:
  • American Surgical Association; National surigcal association (2007–present)
  • Association for Program Directors in Surgery (1996–2013)
  • Buffalo Surgical Society (1992–2012)
  • Central Surgical Society (1988–present)
  • Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (1987–present)
  • Surgical Infection Society (1984–2006)
  • American Association for the Surgery ot Trauma; National trauma society (1984–present)
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (1982–1995)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine (1979–1999)
  • Association for Academic Surgery; National Scholarly association (1979–present)
  • American College of Surgeons (1971–present)
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Service Activities:
  • American Journal of Surgery; Ad Hoc Reviewer (2006–2013)
  • Journal of American College of Surgeons; Ad Hoc Reviewer (2003–2013)
  • Journal of Surgical Research; Editorial Board Member (2003–2011)
  • Graduate Medical Education -- Program Director; Director (1995–2013)
  • Journal of Trauma; Ad Hoc Reviewer (1995–2013)
  • Illinois Department of Public Health; Reviewer (1993–2003)
  • Pennsylvania Trauma Systems; Consultant (1989–2004)

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Contact Information

Buffalo General Medical Center
Department of Surgery
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-3556
Fax: (716) 859-1829

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