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   FACULTY PROFILES
   • Aboutanos, Michel
   • Anand, Rahul
   • Ferrada, Paula
   • Goldberg, Stephanie
   • Hogan, Christopher
   • Ivatury, Rao
   • Jayaraman, Sudha
   • Leichtle, Stefan
   • Mangino, Martin
   • Procter, Levi
   • Rodas, Edgar
   • Rossi, Alan
   • Whelan, James

Bariatric & GI Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Surgical Oncology

Transplant Surgery

Surgical Urology

Vascular Surgery


CENTERS:
Baird Vascular

Craniofacial Care

Evans-Haynes Burn

Hume-Lee Transplant

Massey Cancer

Pauley Heart

Surgical Weight Loss

Wound Healing

Faculty Profiles

Sudha Jayaraman, MD, MSc, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, VCU School of Medicine; Co-Director, Program for Global Surgery at VCU

Sudha P. Jayaraman, MD, MScContact Information:
Box 980454
Richmond, VA 23298-0454
sudha.jayaraman@vcuhealth.org

Specialty Areas:
Global Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Public Health, Acute Care Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Education:
University of California, Davis School of Medicine


Residency:

University of California San Francisco, Dept of Surgery (General Surgery)

Graduate Degree (MSc):
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (Public Health in Developing Countries)

Fellowships:
University of California San Francisco Global Health Sciences (Research Fellow)
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School (Acute Care Surgery)
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School (Surgery & Public Health)
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School (Surgical Critical Care)

Additional Training:

Brandeis University, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Leadership Program in Health Policy & Management
Harvard Business School
Values-Based Health Care Course, (selected participant)

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Board Certifications:

American Board of Surgery, Certified in Surgical Critical Care, #003152, 11/2012-11/2022
American Board of Surgery, Certified in General Surgery, #057472, 11/2012-11/2022

Certifications:


Course Director, American College of Surgeons Rural Trauma Training and
Development Course, 9/2015-present
Instructor, American College of Surgeons Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 10/2015-present
American College of Surgeons Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) certification, 3/2012-present
American College of Surgeons Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS) certification, 5/2012-5/2018
American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification, 1/2013-1/2015
American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), 3/2016-3/2018

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Licensure:

Virginia State Medical Board 05/2013-
Rwanda Health Professions Council 03/2013-
US Drug Enforcement Administration 11/2006-
Board of Registration in Massachusetts, Full License, 5/2012-11/2014
Massachusetts Controlled Substances License, 5/2012-2014
Health Professions Council of South Africa, 3/2012-3/2014
Medical Board of California, 11/2006-12/2013

Academic Appointment History:

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Acute Care Surgical Services, Department of Surgery, VCU School of Medicine, VCU Health; 08/2013–Present
Clinical Instructor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Associate Surgeon, Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, Brigham & Women's Hospital 07/2012-07/2013

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Awards and Honors:

VCU Distinguished Mentor Award of Teaching Excellence, Nominee, 2016
09/2016
Association of Women Surgeons Future Leaders in Surgery Medical Student Award, 10/2004
UC Davis School of Medicine
Chancellor’s School of Medicine Grant, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Alumni Association Scholarship, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Scholarship to Disadvantaged Students, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Budd & Elma Smith Medical Scholarship, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Budd & Elma Smith Medical Scholarship, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship, 7/2000
UC Davis School of Medicine
Nassau Fund for Undergraduate Research
Nassau Fund for Undergraduate Research
Senior Thesis, Departments of Emergency and Hyperbaric Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Title: Plasma Markers of Oxidative Stress of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, 9/1997-6/1998

Society Memberships:


American College of Surgeons, Member 2004-present, Associate Fellow, 2/2014- present, FACS Initiate 2016
PanAmerican Trauma Society, 4/2013-present
Surgical Infection Society, 4/2013-present
Society of Critical Care Medicine, Member, 8/2011-present
Association for Academic Surgery, Candidate Member 8/2011-8/2013, Active Member, 7/2014-present
Naffziger Surgical Society, 7/2011-present
Massachusetts Medical Society, Member, 8/2011-8/2013
European Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Doctor-in-Training Member, 4/2012-2013, Full Member 4/2013-present

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Expert Services:

  • Peer-Reviewer, Journal of Transportation Safety & Security Jan 2016
  • Peer-Reviewer, BMC Emergency Medicine June 2016
  • Peer-Reviewer, Surgery Jan 2016
  • Peer-Reviewer, The Lancet Oct 2014
  • Peer-Reviewer, Transfusion Sept 2014
  • Peer-Reviewer, Journal of Graduate Medical Education Oct 2013
  • Peer-Reviewer, BMC Medical Education April 2013
  • Peer-Reviewer, Public Library of Science (PLoS ONE) 2012
  • Peer-Reviewer, International Journal of Surgery 2011-2012
  • Peer-Reviewer, Blood Transfusion Oct 2012
  • Peer-Reviewer, Cochrane Injuries Group, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews August 2011
  • Peer-Reviewer, Archives of Virology November 2010

Community Involvement:

Panel Speaker, Launch of Special Issue of The Lancet on the Global Burden of Disease 2015, Washington DC, Oct 2016

External Examiner, Surgery Chief Resident OSCE and Dissertation Defense, Department of Surgery, University Teaching Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda, June 2015 (9 hours)

External Examiner, Medical Student Surgery Rotation OSCE, Department of Surgery, University Teaching Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda, June 2015 (6 hours)

Plenary Presentation, Jayaraman, Mata, Rodas, Mora, Wolfe, Duong, Ivatury, Aboutanos,  Essential Elements of a Trauma Registry: Verification of the WHO Minimal Data Standard Tier 1, College of Surgeons of East, Central and South Africa, Dec 2014.

Jayaraman, Mata, Rodas, Mora, Ordoñez, Morales, Quioddettis, Duong , Ivatury, Aboutanos, A Multi-Country Electronic Trauma Registry- VCU/Panamerican Trauma Society Experience, College of Surgeons of East, Central and South Africa, Dec 2014.

Visiting Professor Lecture: How to pick a Research topic, Research Design, Department of Surgery, University of Azuay Medical School, Cuenca, Ecuador, Oct 2014

Visiting Professor Lecture: Global Surgical Collaborations: Department of Surgery, University of Azuay Medical School, Cuenca, Ecuador, Oct 2014

Visiting Professor Lecture: Airway, Basic Trauma Course, University of Azuay Medical School, Cuenca, Ecuador, Oct 2014

Examiner, Medical Student Surgery Rotation OSCE, Department of Surgery, University Teaching Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda, Feb 2014 (4hours)

Guest, Dean's Discovery Series on Critical Care, VCU Health, Williamsburg, VA, May 2016 05/2016 - 05/2016

Invited Course Instructor, American College of Surgeons' First Course on Global Surgery, Oct 2016 05/2016 (in progress)

Voting Member, Executive Council, Association for Academic Surgery, 04/2016-04/2017

Co-Chair, Global Affairs Committee, Association for Academic Surgery, 04/2015 - 04/2017

Appointed by Gov. McAuliffe as a Member of Governor's Advisory Board for Virginia, State Emergency Medical Services, 6/2014, four year term
06/2014 - Present

Faculty Advisor, International Trauma Systems Development Program Student Chapter, 8/2013-present 08/2013 - Present

Appointed Chair, Focused Checklist Committee, VCU Medical Center, 9/2014- present, Revise and implement the Surgical Checklist for the VCU Main Operating Rooms 09/2014 - Present

Clinica Tepati, Sacramento, CA
Medical Student Co-Director and Member of Board of Directors, 5/2001 ±5/2002, Member, 9/2000 ± 3/2004
The first student-run medical clinic in the US, established in 1974, Provided medical care to indigent Latino patients in Sacramento, Wrote grants and organized fundraisers to finance the clinic.

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APPOINTMENTS:

(804) 828-7748

Ambulatory Care Center
417 North 11th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Fax: (804) 827-0285


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Dr Jayaraman now funded by NIH & Rotary Foundation

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