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Leadership

Chair

Herbert J. Zeh, III, M.D., FACS

Herbert J. Zeh, III, M.D., FACS
Professor and ChairDepartment of Surgery
Hall and Mary Lucile Shannon Distinguished Chair in Surgery

 

Vice Chairs

 
Kareem AbdelFattah, M.D.

Kareem AbdelFattah, M.D.
Assistant Professor and Vice Chair, Education

 
Rolf Brekken, Ph.D.

Rolf Brekken, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Research 
Effie Marie Cain Research Scholar

 
Deborah Carlson, Ph.D.

Deborah Carlson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Associate Vice Chair, Research

 
Dai Chung, M.D.

Dai H. Chung, M.D.
Professor and Executive Vice Chair of Surgery
Senior Vice President, Surgical Services
Surgeon in Chief, Children’s Health
Chief Medical Officer, Joint Pediatric Enterprise (JPE)

 
John Mansour, M.D.

John Mansour, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Quality

 
Joseph Minei, M.D., M.B.A.

Joseph Minei, M.D., MBA
Professor and Executive Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs,
Parkland Hospital 
C. James Carrico, M.D. Distinguished Chair in Surgery for Trauma & Critical Care

 
Fiemu Nwariaku, M.D.

Fiemu Nwariaku, M.D.
Professor and Executive Vice Chair, Faculty Affairs
Associate Dean, Global Health
Malcolm O. Perry, M.D. Professorship in Surgery

 

Division Chiefs

 
Dai Chung, M.D.

Dai H. Chung, M.D.
Professor and Chief, Pediatric Surgery
Executive Vice Chair of Surgery
Senior Vice President, Surgical Services
Surgeon in Chief, Children’s Health
Chief Medical Officer, Joint Pediatric Enterprise (JPE)

 
Shelby Holt, M.D.

Shelby Holt, M.D.
Professor and Chief, Endocrine Surgery

 
Melissa Kirkwood, M.D.

Melissa Kirkwood, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, Vascular Surgery
G. Patrick Clagett Professorship in Vascular Surgery

 
Benjamin Levi, M.D.

Benjamin Levi, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, Burn, Trauma, Acute and Critical Care Surgery (BTACC)
Dr. Lee Hudson-Robert R. Penn Chair in Surgery

 
Adam Yopp, M.D.

Adam Yopp, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, Surgical Oncology
Occidental Chemical Chair in Cancer Research

 
Benjamin Schneider, M.D.

Benjamin Schneider, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, Bariatric and Foregut Surgery

 
Parsia Vagefi, M.D.

Parsia Vagefi, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chief, Surgical Transplantation
Ernest Poulos, M.D., Distinguished Chair in Surgery

 
Herbert J. Zeh, III, M.D., FACS

Herbert J. Zeh, III, M.D., FACS
Professor and ChairDepartment of Surgery
Chief (Interim), Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hall and Mary Lucile Shannon Distinguished Chair in Surgery

 
Thomas Schlieve, D.D.S., M.D.

Thomas Schlieve, D.D.S., M.D.
Assistant Professor and Acting Chief, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery