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Claire E. Graves, M.D.

Claire E. Graves, M.D.

Research Fellow
Innovations Fellow
General Surgery,
Columbia University

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  • Yale University, New Haven, CT, B.A. Religious Studies, 2007
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, M.D., 2012
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, General Surgery Internship, 2012-2013, and General Surgery Residency, 2013-2015
  • Medical Board of California, Physician and Surgeon A
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • General surgery
  • Medical and surgical device development
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Surgical outcomes research

Claire is a General Surgery resident from Columbia University currently at UCSF as a research fellow with Dr. Harrison and Dr. Roy in the Surgical Innovations program. She is excited to be working on the development and clinical application of new surgical devices, as well as clinical research projects with the Pediatric Surgery division. She plans to pursue a Pediatric Surgery fellowship following General Surgery residency.

  • NSF Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI) program
  1. Graves C, Zitsman J. Preventing gastric prolapse following laparoscopic gastric banding, Oral presentation, IPEG's Annual Congress for Endosurgery in Children, Nashville, TN April 2015.
  2. Graves C, Schrope B. Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis, an Evidence-Based Algorithm Review, Surgical Grand Rounds Presentation, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, October 2014.
  3. Graves C, Krieger B, Ky A, Steinhagen R, Kim S. Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery in a major urban medical center, Poster presentation at Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, San Diego, CA March 2012, Poster presentation at New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Residents' Night, New York, NY March 2012.
  4. Charney A and Graves C, Iyengar R, Farkouh M, Fuster V. Recreational vs. occupational exercise: effects on cardiovascular disease risk in the Grenadian population, Published in Circulation. "Abstracts from the World Congress of Cardiology Scientific Sessions." 2010;122;e115, Poster presented at the World Congress of Cardiology, Beijing, China, June 2010, Poster presentation at Mount Sinai Medical Student Research Day, November 2009