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Elizabeth Ashleigh David

TitleAssociate Professor of Clinical Surgery
InstitutionUniversity of Southern California
DepartmentSurgery
Address1520 San Pablo Street
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
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    Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC2010Chief Resident
    Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC2009General Surgery residency
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DCMD2005Medicine
    Wellesley College, Wellesley, MABA2000Neuroscience
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    Wellesley College2000Cum Laude
    2009Women in Thoracic Surgery Scholarship
    Georgetown University School of Medicine2010Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
    Georgetown University Hospital2010Outstanding Resident Teacher Award
    Association of Women Surgeons2010Outstanding Resident Award
    AATS2012Leadership Academy
    Thoracic Surgery Foundation/Women in Thoracic Surgery2016Thoracic Surgery Foundation Carolyn Reed Award
    AATS2018Leadership Academy

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    Elizabeth A David, MD, MAS, Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, is a General Thoracic Surgeon in the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Dr. David’s research interests include lung cancer disparities and stigma and their influence on lung cancer patients and their outcomes.


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    1. Yao MJ, Ding L, Atay SM, Toubat O, Ebner P, David EA, McFadden PM, Kim AW. A modern reaffirmation of surgery as the optimal treatment for solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Oct 23. PMID: 30365955.
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    2. David EA, Kim AW. Time for the science of pneumonectomyology. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Oct; 156(4):1715-1716. PMID: 30248804.
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    3. Hashimi H, Cooke DT, David EA, Brown LM. Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration for staging of non-small cell lung cancer. J Vis Surg. 2018; 4:37. PMID: 29552519.
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    4. Brown LM, Cooke DT, Jett JR, David EA. Extent of Resection and Lymph Node Assessment for Clinical Stage T1aN0M0 Typical Carcinoid Tumors. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Jan; 105(1):207-213. PMID: 29132704.
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    5. Brown LM, Cooke DT, David EA. Adjuvant Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Survival for Lung Cancer With Chest Wall Invasion. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Dec; 104(6):1798-1804. PMID: 29074150.
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    6. Ali JT, Rice RD, David EA, Spicer JD, Dubose JJ, Bonavina L, Siboni S, O'Callaghan TA, Luo-Owen X, Harrison S, Ball CG, Bini J, Vercruysse GA, Skarupa D, Miller CC, Estrera AL, Khalil KG. Perforated esophageal intervention focus (PERF) study: a multi-center examination of contemporary treatment. Dis Esophagus. 2017 11 01; 30(11):1-8. PMID: 28881905.
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    7. David EA, Canter RJ. Reply. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 10; 104(4):1437-1438. PMID: 28935316.
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    8. David EA, Andersen SW, Beckett LA, Melnikow J, Kelly K, Cooke DT, Brown LM, Canter RJ. A Model to Predict the Use of Surgical Resection for Advanced-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Nov; 104(5):1665-1672. PMID: 28964421.
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    9. Anderson JE, David EA, Loge HB, Farmer DL, Galante JM. A Model for Military-Civilian Collaboration in Academic Surgery Beyond Trauma Care. JAMA Surg. 2017 Sep 01; 152(9):891-893. PMID: 28614553.
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    10. David EA, Clark JM, Cooke DT, Melnikow J, Kelly K, Canter RJ. The Role of Thoracic Surgery in the Therapeutic Management of Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2017 Nov; 12(11):1636-1645. PMID: 28843357.
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    11. David EA, Canter RJ. Response to "Reframing the Concept of 'No Treatment' in Advanced NSCLC". J Thorac Oncol. 2017 Aug; 12(8):e126-e127. PMID: 28748823.
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    12. Brown LM, David EA, Karamlou T, Nason KS. Reviewing Scientific Manuscripts: A Comprehensive Guide for Peer Reviewers. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 05; 103(5):1365-1370. PMID: 28366458.
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    13. Brown LM, David EA, Karamlou T, Nason KS. Reviewing scientific manuscripts: A comprehensive guide for peer reviewers. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jun; 153(6):1609-1614. PMID: 28526112.
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    14. David EA, Daly ME, Li CS, Chiu CL, Cooke DT, Brown LM, Melnikow J, Kelly K, Canter RJ. Increasing Rates of No Treatment in Advanced-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients: A Propensity-Matched Analysis. J Thorac Oncol. 2017 03; 12(3):437-445. PMID: 28109804.
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    15. Cooke DT, Calhoun RF, Kuderer V, David EA. A Defined Esophagectomy Perioperative Clinical Care Process Can Improve Outcomes and Costs. Am Surg. 2017 Jan 01; 83(1):103-111. PMID: 28234134.
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    16. Bateni SB, David EA, Bold RJ, Cooke DT, Meyers FJ, Canter RJ. Lung resection is safe and feasible among stage IV cancer patients: An American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis. Surgery. 2017 05; 161(5):1307-1314. PMID: 28011006.
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    17. David EA, Cooke DT, Chen Y, Nijar K, Canter RJ, Cress RD. Does Lymph Node Count Influence Survival in Surgically Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer? Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jan; 103(1):226-235. PMID: 27469339.
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    18. David EA, Canter RJ, Chen Y, Cooke DT, Cress RD. Surgical Management of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Is Decreasing But Is Associated With Improved Survival. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Oct; 102(4):1101-9. PMID: 27293147.
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    19. Helsel BS, David EA, Antevil JL. Special considerations of military cardiothoracic surgeons. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Sep; 152(3):664-6. PMID: 27317448.
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    20. Hashimi H, Cooke DT, Holmes SK, Brown LM, David EA. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: pneumonectomy for synchronous primary lung malignancies. J Vis Surg. 2016; 2:67. PMID: 29078495.
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    21. Antonoff MB, David EA, Donington JS, Colson YL, Litle VR, Lawton JS, Burgess NL. Women in Thoracic Surgery: 30 Years of History. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jan; 101(1):399-409. PMID: 26694290.
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    22. Clark JM, Heifetz LJ, Palmer D, Brown LM, Cooke DT, David EA. TELEHEALTH ALLOWS FOR CLINICAL TRIAL PARTICIPATION AND MULTIMODALITY THERAPY IN A RURAL PATIENT WITH STAGE 4 NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER. Cancer Treat Res Commun. 2016; 9:139-142. PMID: 28580436.
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    23. David EA, Nasir BS. Transition to practice, lessons learned: Academic general thoracic surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Apr; 151(4):920-4. PMID: 26809422.
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    24. David EA, Cooke DT, Chen Y, Perry A, Canter RJ, Cress R. Surgery in high-volume hospitals not commission on cancer accreditation leads to increased cancer-specific survival for early-stage lung cancer. Am J Surg. 2015 Oct; 210(4):643-7. PMID: 26193801.
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    25. Gandara DR, Mack PC, Bult C, Li T, Lara PN, Riess JW, Astrow SH, Gandour-Edwards R, Cooke DT, Yoneda KY, Moore EH, Pan CX, Burich RA, David EA, Keck JG, Airhart S, Goodwin N, de Vere White RW, Liu ET. Bridging tumor genomics to patient outcomes through an integrated patient-derived xenograft platform. Clin Lung Cancer. 2015 May; 16(3):165-72. PMID: 25838158; PMCID: PMC4586173.
    26. Hayes JT, David EA, Qi L, Chen AM, Daly ME. Risk of Pneumonitis After Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Patients With Previous Anatomic Lung Resection. Clin Lung Cancer. 2015 Sep; 16(5):379-84. PMID: 25737143; PMCID: PMC4521988.
    27. Cooke DT, Gandara DR, Goodwin NC, Calhoun RF, Lara PN, Mack PC, David EA. Outcomes and efficacy of thoracic surgery biopsy for tumor molecular profiling in patients with advanced lung cancer. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 148(1):36-40. PMID: 24746995.
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    28. David E, Thall PF, Kalhor N, Hofstetter WL, Rice DC, Roth JA, Swisher SG, Walsh GL, Vaporciyan AA, Wei C, Mehran RJ. Visceral pleural invasion is not predictive of survival in patients with lung cancer and smaller tumor size. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jun; 95(6):1872-7; discussion 1877. PMID: 23643547; PMCID: PMC4365776.
    29. Cooke DT, David EA. Large-bore and small-bore chest tubes: types, function, and placement. Thorac Surg Clin. 2013 Feb; 23(1):17-24, v. PMID: 23206714.
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    30. Ramlawi B, David EA, Kim MP, Garcia-Morales LJ, Blackmon SH, Rice DC, Vaporciyan AA, Reardon MJ. Contemporary surgical management of cardiac paragangliomas. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jun; 93(6):1972-6. PMID: 22537533.
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    31. David EA, Kim MP, Blackmon SH. Esophageal salvage with removable covered self-expanding metal stents in the setting of intrathoracic esophageal leakage. Am J Surg. 2011 Dec; 202(6):796-801; discussion 801. PMID: 22137138.
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    32. David EA, Marshall MB. Physiologic evaluation of lung resection candidates. Thorac Surg Clin. 2012 Feb; 22(1):47-54, vi. PMID: 22108688.
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    33. Sofat S, Pope NH, David EA, Bhanot P. Successful application of the vacuum-assisted closure system in delayed primary closure: a case of gastrointestinal perforation. Am Surg. 2011 Aug; 77(8):168-9. PMID: 21944504.
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    34. Gaffey AC, David EA, Marshall MB. Surgical palliation of previously resected thoracic sarcoma. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Apr; 91(4):e54-6. PMID: 21440108.
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    35. Ramchandani M, Motomura T, David E, Kurrelmeyer K, Shah D, Garami Z. Fungal mycotic vegetation in the ascending aorta. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J. 2011 Apr-Jun; 7(2):41-5. PMID: 21685847.
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    36. David EA, Marshall MB. Review of chest wall tumors: a diagnostic, therapeutic, and reconstructive challenge. Semin Plast Surg. 2011 Feb; 25(1):16-24. PMID: 22294939; PMCID: PMC3140237.
    37. David EA, Gaffey AC, Mason RB, Marshall MB. Modified French-window thoracotomy for exposure of the anterior thoracic spine. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2011 Apr; 12(4):523-5. PMID: 21273255.
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    38. David EA, Marshall MB. Modifications to Ivor Lewis esophagectomy. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 Nov; 11(5):529-31. PMID: 20805250.
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    39. David EA, Marshall MB. Skin sparing modified Ravitch repair for pectus excavatum. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 Sep; 11(3):226-7. PMID: 20576651.
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    40. Nierenberg J, Salisbury DF, Levitt JJ, David EA, McCarley RW, Shenton ME. Reduced left angular gyrus volume in first-episode schizophrenia. Am J Psychiatry. 2005 Aug; 162(8):1539-41. PMID: 16055780; PMCID: PMC2766930.