Please join us in welcoming Elodi J. Dielubanza, MD, as a new faculty member in the Department of Surgery.
Elodi J. Dielubanza, MD Associate Surgeon, Division of Urology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Member of the Faculty, Harvard Medical School
Elodi J. Dielubanza, MD, is a graduate of Columbia University in New York, NY and received her medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles, CA. She completed a Urology Residency at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL and a Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH.
Her clinical and research interests include a focus on female urology including: vaginal surgery, urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, overactive bladder, voiding dysfunction and pelvic floor dysfunction.
Simon G. Talbot, MD, has been awarded a $1M Department of Defense (DoD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) Reconstructive Transplant Research Program (RTRP) grant to study the psychosocial predictors of outcomes in Vascularized Composite Allotransplant (VCA) patients.
Dr. Talbot will serve as the primary investigator on the multidisciplinary study “Psychosocial Predictors in VCA”, in partnership with co-investigators from the Department of Psychiatry – Sejal Shah, MD and Robert Edwards, PhD; the Orthopaedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research (OrACORe) – Jeffrey N. Katz, MD, MSc and Elena Losina, PhD; Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Matthew J. Carty, MD; and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery – George S. Dyer, MD.
Simon G. Talbot, MD Associate Surgeon, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Director, Upper Extremity Transplant Program, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Simon G. Talbot, MD, specializes in general plastic surgery, hand surgery and microsurgery. In addition, he is an attending physician in the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Burn Center and the surgical lead in the Hand Transplant Program.
His research involves neurologic regeneration and rehabilitation in the upper extremity. Collaborating with the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Science, he is helping make important contributions to the fields of hand surgery, reconstruction, transplantation and rehabilitation.
Nathaniel Treister, DMD, DMSc, Stephen Sonis, DMD, DMSc, and Sook-Bin Woo, DMD, MMSc, of the Division of Oral Medicine, were included in Boston magazine’s inaugural “Top Dentists 2017” list.
The three BWH Oral Medicine specialists, all board-certified in oral medicine, were among 381 dentists and dental specialists recognized on the list. Honorees were selected by their peers, with more than 600 dentists in Greater Boston completing the magazine’s online survey during the nomination period.
Treister is chief of the Division of Oral Medicine and Dentistry. His primary clinical interests include oral mucosal diseases and oral complications of cancer therapy and, in particular, graft-versus-host disease. As an investigator, he studies oral complications related to cancer therapies, with particular interest in hematopoietic cell transplantation, mucositis and graft-versus-host disease.
Sonis, former chief of the division, has clinical interests in oral mucosal diseases and regimen-related toxicities of cancer therapy. He is actively involved in translational and clinical research in the areas of supportive cancer care, radiation injury and genomics.
Woo, who is also board-certified in oral pathology, has clinical interests in oral lesions, oral mucosal diseases, cancer therapy and bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis (a form of bone disease that affects the jaw).