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Check out the publications that have been authored by the Center for Surgical Health, as well as the other surgical equity work that CSH members are involved in!

Works Authored by CSH

​Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Zhao C, Owei L, Card E, Scire E, Wen C, Shea J, Morales CZ, Goldshore M, Morris JB, Martin N. Introducing Surgical Equity into Contemporary Medical Education: Results From Operation Equity, a Pilot Curriculum. Journal of Surgical Education. December 2022. doi:10.1016/j.jsurg.2022.12.004

  2. Scire E, Morales CZ, Herbst A, Goldshore M, Morris JB. The Center for Surgical Health: A Compassion-Driven Urban Surgical Mission. The Linacre Quarterly. August 2021. doi:10.1177/00243639211037931


Abstracts & Poster Presentations

  1. Owei L, Zhao C, Card E, Scire E, Wen C, Shea J, Morales CZ, Goldshore M, Morris JB, Martin N. Introducing the Social Determinants of Surgical Health into Contemporary Medical Education: An Efficacy Evaluation of Operation Equity, a Curriculum on Surgical Equity. Poster presentation at the American College of Surgeons Medical Student Program. Virtual, October 23, 2021.

  2. Zhao C, Zimmerman C, Scire E, Morris J, Martin N, Goldshore M. Operation Equity: Developing an innovative health equity curriculum on the social determinants of surgical health. Poster Presentation at the Philadelphia Surgery Symposium, Virtual, April 30, 2021.

  3. Zhang KR, Zimmerman CE, Civantos A, Herbst DA, Adetunji M, Orji W, Owen DD, Morris JB, Goldshore MA. The Center for Surgical Health: A model for a sustainable, comprehensive surgical healthcare center for vulnerable patients. Poster Presentation at the Philadelphia Surgery Symposium, Virtual, April 30, 2021.

  4. Zimmerman C, Zhang K, Civantos A, Adetunji M, Owen DD, Morris JB, Goldshore MA. Development and implementation of a surgical access pipeline for uninsured Philadelphians. Poster Presentation at the DOCS Community Health and Leadership Conference, Virtual, January 23, 2021.

Other Works by CSH Authors

  1. Wagner C, Zimmerman CE, Barrero C, Kalmar CL, Butler P, Guevara J, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA, Folsom N, Swanson JW. Reduced Socioeconomic Disparities in Cleft Care After Implementing a Cleft Nurse Navigator Program. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2021 Apr 7:10556656211005646. doi: 10.1177/10556656211005646. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33823655.

  2. Zimmerman CE, Humphries LS, Taylor JA. Equitable Access to Research Opportunities in PRS: Development of a Research Fellowship Database. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2021(In Press)

  3. Vu GH, Warden C, Zimmerman CE, Kalmar CL, Humphries LS, McDonald-McGinn DM, Jackson OA, Low DW, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA, Swanson JW. Poverty and Risk of Cleft Lip and Palate: An Analysis of United States Birth Data. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2021 (In Press)

  4. Llado-Farrulla M, Fosnot J, Couto J, Chang B, Broach RB, Rios-Diaz A, Fowler JA, Aarons CB, Serletti JM, Butler PD. In Search of Workforce Diversity? A Program's Successful Approach. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021 May 1;147(5):1229-1233. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000007881. PMID: 33890911.

  5. Scantling D, Orji W, Hatchimonji J, Kaufman E, Holena D. Firearm Violence, Access to Care and Gentrification: A Moving Target for American Trauma Systems. Ann Surg. 2021 Feb 10. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004771. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33605588.

  6. Familusi O, Rios-Diaz AJ, Tilahun ED, Cunning JR, Broach RB, Brooks AD, Guerra CE, Butler PD. Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction: reducing the disparity through educational outreach to the underserved. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Feb;29(2):1055-1063. doi: 10.1007/s00520-020-05589-5. Epub 2020 Jun 26. PMID: 32592032.

  7. Goldshore MA, Mehta SJ, Fletcher W, Tzanis G, Doubeni CA, Paulson EC. An RCT of Fecal Immunochemical Test Colorectal Cancer Screening in Veterans Without Recent Primary Care. Am J Prev Med. 2020 Jul;59(1):41-48. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2020.02.014. PMID: 32564804; PMCID: PMC7388415.

  8. Hatchimonji JS, Swendiman RA, Goldshore MA, Blinman TA, Nance ML, Allukian M 3rd, Nace GW Jr. Pediatric firearm mortality in the United States, 2010 to 2016: A National Trauma Data Bank analysis. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Mar;88(3):402-407. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002573. PMID: 31895332.

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