Devon Livingston-Rosanoff, MD, PhD

General Surgery Resident

Dr. Devon Livingston-Rosanoff is a general surgery categorical intern at the University of Wisconsin. She attended medical and graduate school at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, graduating with her PhD in immunology in 2013 and her MD in 2015 as part of a medical scientist training program. She has over 10 years of research experience in the fields of immunology and virology. Her graduate research focused on the role of antiviral T cells in the pathogenesis of herpesvirus infections and the impact that cell death pathways have on the antiviral immune response. During graduate school she received numerous fellowships including the American Associate of Immunologists Trainee Abstract Award, the Stojiljkovic Travel Award, and the ARCS foundation graduate training fellowship. She has published broadly and her research has been presented at many national and international conferences.

Originally from Seattle, Washington, she attended the early entrance program and subsequently graduated cum laude from the University of Washington with degrees in biochemistry and Russian. She then worked as a research technician at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center studying the immune response of people highly exposed to HIVbut seronegative.

In her free time she enjoys cooking, baking, running, traveling, playing & reading with her daughter, and spending time with her husband.


  • MD, Emory University School of Medicine,Atlanta, Georgia, 2015
  • PhD, Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013
  • BA, Russian Language and Literature, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2003
  • BS, Biochemistry and Russian Language & Literature, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2003


  • Southern California Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Award for Best Clinical E-poster Presentation (2019)
  • Wisconsin Surgical Society Commission on Cancer Award for Best Cancer Abstract (2018)
  • American College of Surgeons Resident Research Scholarship (2017-2019)
  • University of Wisconsin Outstanding Resident (2016)