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Mark Richard Tasset, M.D.


EDUCATION
Resident
2004 - 2006
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Resident
1999 - 2004
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Medical
1995 - 1999
Medical Doctor
Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE

Undergraduate
1991 - 1995
Bachelor of Science
Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Major: Biology & Mathematics, Summa Cum Laude


PROFESSIONAL
Teaching Assistant, General Biology
Creighton University, Omaha, NE
1994 - 1995

Teaching Assistant, Developmental Biology
Creighton University, Omaha, NE
1995

 
HONORS & AWARDS
  • AWA, nominated September (1998)
  • Carl Troia Memorial Scholarship, merit based on academic excellence (1995-1999)
  • FS - Biological Honor Society, President (1994-1995)
  • Creighton Presidential Scholarship, merit based on academic excellence (1991-1995)
  • Carl Reinert Memorial Scholarship, merit based on academic excellence (1991-1995)
     
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE
American Board of Surgery (Certified, December 2005)
USMLE (Completed, November 2002)
BCLS, ACLS Certified

 
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
American College of Surgeons, Candidate Group (1999-2004)
American Medical Association (1995-2003)


PUBLICATIONS AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Simple Mechanical Aortic Valve Closure in Ventricular Assist Device Recipients, Tasset MR, Kavarana MN, Gray LA, Dowling RD, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.
Article: Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2006: 82:316-318.

The Preoperative Predictability of the Short Esophagus in Patients with Stricture or Paraesophageal Hernia, Mittal SK, Awad ZT, Tasset M, Dickason TJ, Shiino Y, Marsh RE, Tomonaga T, Lerner C, Department of Surgery, Creighton University, Omaha, NE.
Article: Surgical Endoscopy. 2000 May; 14(5):464-8.

Symptom Priority Ranking in the Care of Gastroesophageal Reflux: a review of 1,850 cases, Martinez-Serna T, Tercero F Jr, Filipi CJ, Dickason TJ, Watson P, Mittal SK, Tasset MR, Department of Surgery, Creighton University, Omaha, NE.
Article: Digestive Disease. 1999: 17(4):219-24.

A Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Method of Assessment to Prevent the Complications of Short Esophagus, Awad ZT, Dickason TJ, Filipi CJ, Shiino Y, Marsh RE, Tomonaga T, Tasset MR, Mittal S, Department of Surgery, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Article: Surgical Endoscopy. 1999 June; 13(6):626-7.

Effects of Pro-inflammatory Cytokines on Expression of Proto-oncogenes and Neuropeptides in Cultured Enteric Neurons, Jeffrey Palmer, Ph.D., Phillip Brauer, Ph.D., Mark R. Tasset. Department of Biomedical Sciences, Creighton University, Omaha, NE.


PRESENTATIONS

Surgery for Congestive Heart Failure, Good Samaritan Surgical Grand Rounds, May 2004.

Myocardial Protection, University of Louisville, Cardiothoracic Surgery Departmental Presentation, July 2005.

Barrett’s Esophagus, University of Louisville, Cardiothoracic Surgery Departmental Presentation, November 2005.

Malignant Mesothelioma, University of Louisville, Cardiothoracic Surgery Departmental Presentation, March 2006.
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