Vivian Sanchez, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Surgery

MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2006-2007 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center: John L Rowbotham Surgery Teaching Award
1999 Massachusetts General Hospital: Alihur W. Allen Fellowship
1993 University of Pennsylvania: National Hispanic Merit Scholarship
1992 Harvard College: Cum Laude, Dean's List
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  1. Stolarski AE, Kim NE, O'Neal P, Sanchez V, Whang E, Kristo G. Implementation of an Intraoperative Instructional Timeout Just Prior to Stapler Use Improves Proficiency of Surgical Stapler Usage by Surgery Residents. J Surg Educ. 2019 Jun 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31239232.
  2. Nelson B, Na Eun K, Sullivan B, O'Neal P, Sanchez V, Whang E, Kristo G. Playing the Surgical Technologist Role by Surgery Residents Improves Their Technical and Nontechnical Skills. J Surg Res. 2019 Jun; 238:57-63.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30738359.
  3. Nudel J, Sanchez VM. Surgical management of obesity. Metabolism. 2019 Mar; 92:206-216. PMID: 30576688.
  4. Shankar DA, Itani KMF, O'Brien WJ, Sanchez VM. Factors Associated With Long-term Outcomes of Umbilical Hernia Repair. JAMA Surg. 2017 May 01; 152(5):461-466.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28122076; DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.5052;.
  5. Funk LM, Gunnar W, Dominitz JA, Eisenberg D, Frayne S, Maggard-Gibbons M, Kalarchian MA, Livingston E, Sanchez V, Smith BR, Weidenbacher H, Maciejewski ML. A Health Services Research Agenda for Bariatric Surgery Within the Veterans Health Administration. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Apr; 32(Suppl 1):65-69. PMID: 28271434; DOI: 10.1007/s11606-016-3951-4;.
  6. Elwy AR, Itani KM, Bokhour BG, Mueller NM, Glickman ME, Zhao S, Rosen AK, Lynge D, Perkal M, Brotschi EA, Sanchez VM, Gallagher TH. Surgeons' Disclosures of Clinical Adverse Events. JAMA Surg. 2016 Nov 01; 151(11):1015-1021.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27438083; DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.1787;.
  7. Abi-Haidar Y, Sanchez V, Williams SA, Itani KM. Revisiting percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis based on a 10-year experience. Arch Surg. 2012; 147(5):416-22.
  8. Sanchez V, Itani KMF. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. Hernia Repair in the Setting of Contamination and Infection. 2012.
  9. Al Natour RH, Saund MS, Sanchez VM, Whang EE, Sharma AM, Huang Q, Boosalis VA, Gold JS. Tumor size and depth predict rate of lymph node metastasis in colon carcinoids and can be used to select patients for endoscopic resection. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Mar; 16(3):595-602.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22143420; DOI: 10.1007/s11605-011-1786-1;.
  10. Sanchez VM, Abi-Haidar YE, Itani KM. Mesh infection in ventral incisional hernia repair: incidence, contributing factors, and treatment. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2011 Jun; 12(3):205-10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 21767146; DOI: 10.1089/sur.2011.033;.
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