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Pamela Choi, MD

Hometown: Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Undergraduate: Williams College

Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

See Pamela Choi, MD, on PubMed.

Honors and Awards

2013 - Plenary Presentation Winner Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract

2013 - Annual SSAT Residents and Fellows Research Conference, Orlando, Fl.

2011 - Marion and Van Black Endowed Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Award Division of Pediatric Surgery Washington University





Selected Publications

Books
B.W. Warner, J. Sommovilla, P.M. Choi. “Gastrointestinal Bleeding.” Encyclopedia of Pediatric Surgery (Volume 2) (in press).

Presentations

“Management and Outcomes of Traumatic Hemothorax in Children.” P.M. Choi, S. Farmakis, T.J. Desmarais, M.S. Keller.  Missouri Chapter ACS-COT Resident/Fellow Session. Lake Ozarks, MO. May 31, 2014

“IGF-2 is critical for Retinoblastoma mediated enhanced adaptation.” P.M. Choi, R.C. Sun, J. Sommovilla, J. Diaz-Miron, C.R. Erwin, J. Guo, B.W.  Warner.Digestive Diseases Week Poster Presentation. Chicago, IL. May 5, 2014

“The Role of Enteral Fat as a Modulator of Body Composition Following Small Bowel Resection.”
P.M. Choi, R.C. Sun, J. Sommovilla, J. Diaz-Miron, J. Khil, C.R. Erwin, J. Guo, B.W. Warner. Academic Surgical Congress Oral Presentation. San Diego, CA.  February 8, 2014.

“High Fat Diet enhances villus growth during adaptation after massive small bowel resection.” P.M. Choi, R.C. Sun, J. Guo, C.R. Erwin, B.W. Warner. Digestive Diseases Week Oral Presentation. Orlando, FL. May 21, 2013

“High Fat Diet Enhances Villus Growth after Intestinal Resection Independent of Baseline Fat Malabsorption.” P.M. Choi, J. Guo, C.R. Erwin, B.W. Warner.  American Pediatric Surgery Association Poster Presentation.  Marco Island, FL. May 2, 2013.

“IGF-2 Expression Mediates Intestinal Mucosal Hyperplasia in Retinoblastoma Protein-Deficient Mice.” P.M. Choi, J. Guo, C.R. Erwin, B.W. Warner.  American Academy of Pediatrics Oral Presentation. New Orleans, LA. Oct 20, 2012.

“Disruption of Retinoblastoma Protein Expression in Intestinal Epithelium Impairs Lipid Absorption.” P.M. Choi, J. Guo, C. R. Erwin, S. Wandu, B. DeBosch, Y. Xie, N.O. Davidson, B.W. Warner. American Academy of Pediatrics Poster Presentation. New Orleans, LA. Oct 20, 2012.

“Inducible Deletion of Rb in Intestinal Epithelium Enhances Adaptation after Small Bowel Resection.” P.M. Choi, D. Wakeman, J. Leinicke, J. Guo, B.W. Warner. Academic Surgical Congress Oral Presentation. Las Vegas, NV.  February 15, 2012.

“Retrospective Analysis of Laparoscopic vs. Open Appendectomies.” P.M. Choi, M. Santos. University of Rochester School of Medicine: Summer Research Poster Presentation. Rochester, NY. 2010.

Abstracts

“Small bowel resection induces long-term changes in the enteric microbiome of mice.” J. Sommovilla, P.M. Choi, R.C. Sun, J. Diaz-Miron, C.R. Erwin, J. Guo, B.W. Warner. Digestive Diseases Week Oral Presentation. Chicago, IL. May 2, 2014

“High protein diet (HPD) improves post-operative weight gain after massive small bowel resection.” R.C. Sun, P.M. Choi, J. Guo, C.R. Erwin, B.W. Warner. Digestive Diseases Week Poster Presentation. Chicago, IL. May 6, 2014

“A single-center retrospective review of gun violence in the pediatric population.” C. Hong, P.M. Choi, M.S. Keller. John M. Templeton Jr. Pediatric Trauma Symposium Poster Presentation. Philadelphia, PA. Mar 7, 2014.

“Factors Impacting Time to Initiate Transfer in Pediatric Trauma.” T.J. Desmarais, M. Wallendorf, A.M. Vogel, P.M. Choi, M. Keller. Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Poster Presentation.  Naples, Fl. Jan 18, 2014.

“Insulin-Like Growth Factor 2 and Its Enterocyte Receptor Are Not Required for Adaptation in Response to Massive Small Bowel Resection.” R.C. Sun, P.M. Choi, J. Guo, C.R. Erwin, B.W. Warner. American Academy of Pediatrics Oral Presentation. Orlando, FL. Oct 26, 2013.