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Michael L. Nance, MD, FACS, FAAP

Director, Pediatric Trauma Program

Investigator, Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Professor of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Specialties and Services

Practice Locations

Education

MD — Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA (1988)

BS in Biology — Rhodes College, Memphis, TN (1984)

Internship

Surgery — Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (1988-89)

Residency

Surgery — Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (1989-91; 1993-95)

Fellowship

Surgery Research — Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (1991-93)
Surgical Critical Care — Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (1995-96)
Assistant chief resident, Pediatric Surgery — The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (1996-97)
Louise Schnaufer senior fellow in Pediatric Surgery, chief resident — The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (1997-98)

Board Certification

Surgery
Pediatric surgery
Surgical critical care

Year Appointed

1997

Special Interests

Trauma
Critical care
Oncology
Neonatal surgery

Research Interests

Firearms injury in children
Solid organ injuries
Injury prevention

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