Dr. Hong and Dr. Qadan discuss how the Cancer Center has had to postpone some cancer surgeries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, how these patients are being managed and how the Cancer Center is prioritizing each and every patient going forward.
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Surgical Oncology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
- MD, University of Edinburgh
- PhD, University of Louisville
- Residency, Stanford University Medical Center
- Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
American Board Certifications
- Surgery, American Board of Surgery
- Complex General Surgical Oncology, American Board of Surgery
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Dr. Qadan completed a doctoral (PhD) degree in the study of immunologic mechanisms that are important in the development of infection following surgery. He currently has a basic science laboratory effort and his scientific and translational research focuses on the tumor microenvironment in the treatment of pancreas cancer.
In addition, Dr. Qadan is interested in clinical outcomes health services research that focuses on methods to collect, analyze, and improve outcomes related to cancer surgery at the National level. His projects are presented at National conferences and have recently earned multiple prize awards over the last few months.
Dr. Qadan is an active clinical investigator in several high impact clinical trials at the Massachusetts General Hospital in the field of hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery. He is a principal investigator on a prehabilitation study entitled "Pilot Study of a Multimodal Prehabilitation Pancreatic Cancer Program" where he enrolls patients in an exercise and nutrition program to improve their outcomes during treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Dr. Qadan is actively involved in many National societies including the AHPBA, SSO, SSAT, ALF, and several others. He currently holds active leadership roles in several organizations and has over 80 peer-reviewed scientific articles as well as several book chapters and scientific abstracts. Dr. Qadan is also an active member of the Gastrointestinal Malignancies Program at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center.
If you are interested in making a direct donation to Dr. Qadan's research, please proceed to the "Email Me" link to coordinate delivery of your generous gift.
- Jun | 3 | 2020
The Department of Surgery invites Medical Students to join our core education and residency program faculty, as well as our chief of surgery, in a question-and-answer virtual forum open to the public, as a way to learn more about the Surgical Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital.