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Clifford S Cho, MD

Contact Dr. Cho

E-mail:
cho@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 262-2025

Mail:
600 HIGHLAND AVE
BX7375 CLINICAL SCIENCE CNTR
MADISON, WI 53792-3284

Fax:
(608) 252-0913

Clifford S Cho, MD

Associate Professor
Section of GI Surgical Oncology
Division of General Surgery

Education

  • MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 1997
  • Internship and Residency in General Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1997-2004
  • Research Fellowship in Transplantation Immunology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1999-2001
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2004-2006
  • Chief Administrative Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2005-2006

Research Interests

Dr. Cho conducts basic scientific research in the area of tumor immunology, investigating mechanisms by which tumors evade the host immune response.

Dr. Cho's Lab

Funding/Grants
  • T Cell Homeostasis and Melanoma
    Funding Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs - Career Development Award (CDA-2)
    Principal Investigator(s): Clifford S Cho, MD
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Active Clinical Trials
  • A Phase III Study of Chemotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy With or Without HyperAcute┬«-Pancreas (Algenpantucel-L) Immunotherapy in Subjects With Surgically Resected Pancreatic Cancer
    Principal Investigator(s): Clifford S Cho, MD
    Status: Active, not recruiting
    [ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT01072981]
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Recent Publications
  • Reply to letter: "the impact of intraoperative and postoperative interventions on pancreatic fistula after left pancreatectomy".
    Cho CS
    Ann. Surg. 2014 Apr; 259(4):e61.
    [PubMed ID: 24263332]
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  • Polymeric micelles for apoptosis-targeted optical imaging of cancer and intraoperative surgical guidance.
    Cho H, Cho CS, Indig GL, Lavasanifar A, Vakili MR, Kwon GS
    PLoS ONE 2014; 9(2):e89968.
    [PubMed ID: 24587157, PMC ID: 3935963]
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  • Does Postoperative Drain Amylase Predict Pancreatic Fistula after Pancreatectomy?
    Israel JS, Rettammel RJ, Leverson GE, Hanks LR, Cho CS, Winslow ER, Weber SM
    J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2014 Feb 18.
    [PubMed ID: 24680573]
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  • Impact of cardiac comorbidity on early outcomes after pancreatic resection.
    Ronnekleiv-Kelly SM, Greenblatt DY, Lin CP, Kelly KJ, Cho CS, Winslow ER, Weber SM
    J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2014 Mar; 18(3):512-22.
    [PubMed ID: 24277570]
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  • Vein involvement during pancreaticoduodenectomy: is there a need for redefinition of "borderline resectable disease"?
    Kelly KJ, Winslow E, Kooby D, Lad NL, Parikh AA, Scoggins CR, Ahmad S, Martin RC, Maithel SK, Kim HJ, Merchant NB, Cho CS, Weber SM
    J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2013 Jul; 17(7):1209-17; discussion 1217.
    [PubMed ID: 23620151]
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