Category: News

Pancreatic Cancer Care in 2019

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Surgical oncologist Jennifer Tseng, MD, MPH, was interviewed about the state of pancreatic cancer care. Dr. Tseng is the Surgeon-in-Chief at Boston Medical Center and the James Utley Professor and Chair of Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Tseng’s main clinical interests are pancreatic cancer and other malignancies […]

Medical Students Create Video on General Surgery as a Career

What is it like — really like? — to be a practicing general surgeon?  What are the rewards? The challenges?  And what exactly does the field of general surgery encompass? These are just some of the myriad questions medical students may ask themselves as they ponder their future career options. The best way to find […]

Dr. Tseng Named Deputy Editor of JAMA Surgery

Jennifer F. Tseng, MD, MPH, was appointed Deputy Editor of JAMA Surgery, effective January 1, 2018. Dr. Tseng serves as the Utley Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), and Surgeon-in-Chief at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr. Tseng’s clinical specialty is surgical oncology and gastrointestinal surgery, with […]