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Education

University of Connecticut School of Medicine Hartford Hospital Fellowship in Vascular Surgery

Hartford, Connecticut                                                                           July 2016 to June 2018

Waterbury Hospital Residency in General Surgery                        July 2011 to June 2016

Categorical General Surgery Resident

Waterbury, Connecticut

St. George’s University School of Medicine:                                                                             July 2007 to June 2011

Doctor of Medicine: Dean’s List

Grenada, West Indies

Boston College:                                                                                                                                July 2002 to June 2006

Bachelor of Science Cellular and Molecular Biology

Chestnut Hill, MA

Chaminade High School:                                                                                                               June 1998 to July 2002

High School Diploma

Mineola, New York

 

Employment

 Department of Surgery, Waterbury Hospital

Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, CT                                         2011 to 2016

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, Massachusetts                                                                2007

Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals

Manhattan, New York                                                                2006

Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals

Manhattan, New York                                                                2005

 

 

Journal Publication

Dussel J., Zdankiewicz P. Tranexamic Acid:  Familiarity and Use in the Level Two Trauma Hospital. The American Surgeon.                                                                                                           6/2014

Accepted for Journal Publication

Dussel J, Holguin JD, Bingham AR, Knight DCIsolated Noncommunicating Enteric Duplication Cyst. European Journal of Surgical Cases.                                                                                                1/2014

 

Awards

Society for Vascular Surgery Incoming Fellows Scholarship Recipient

Miami Beach Florida                                                                4/2015

Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting Skills Competition Winner

Boston Massachusetts                                                              6/2014

Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting: Travel Scholarship

Boston Massachusetts                                                              6/2014

Support JFK: Executive Board Member

Waterbury Connecticut                                                             2013 to present

American College of Surgeons Scholarship: Leadership Conference and Advocacy Summit Connecticut Resident Representative

Washington, DC                                                                       4/2013

Gold Humanism Honor Society Member

Manhattan, New York                                                              6/2010

St. George’s University Student Government: Executive committee

St. George, Grenada                                                                 2009

Surgery Club: Term Representative, Social Chair, President, Council of Presidents

St. George Grenada                                                                  2007-2009

Catholic Students’ Organization: Coordinator, Vice President

St. George Grenada                                                                  2007-2009

Mendel Society, Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA                                                                     2000-2002

Boston College: 4 year letterman award for varsity swimming

Chestnut Hill, MA                                                                     1998-2002

 

Presentations

“Tourniquet use in prevention of reperfusion injury during resuscitation in unsalvageable acute limb ischemia”

Connecticut Research Day:                               Poster Presentation       5/27/2015

Winner in the category of Clinical Vignette

“Social Return On Investment: Calibrating Impact of Foreign Surgical Rotations”

Connecticut Research Day:                               Poster Presentation       6/4/2014

“Tranexamic Acid: Current utilization and barriers to use”

Connecticut American College of Surgeons: Podium Presentation          11/1/13

“1086 month old female with malrotation”

Connecticut American College of Surgeons: Podium Presentation          11/1/13

“Inguinal hernia with interesting cord contents”

Connecticut American College of Surgeons: Podium Presentation          11/1/13

“Unusual Trauma: Preparing for the Unknown”

Waterbury Hospital Grand Rounds                                                       10/2013

“Choledochoduodenal Fistula and Primary Bile Stone 40 Years Post Cholecystectomy”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     8/5/2013

“An unusual presentation of small bowel obstruction presenting initially as a case of diffuse pneumatosis intestinalis and portal venous gas”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     8/5/2013

“Tranexamic Acid: Use and Utilization”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     8/5/2013

“Nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor with near total encirclement of the third part of the duodenum”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     8/5/2013

“Minimally invasive approach to appendiceal mucinous adenocarcinoma arising from mucinous cysteadenoma”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     8/5/2013

“Chest Trauma and the Thoracotomy”

Waterbury Hospital Grand Rounds                                                       1/31/2013

“50 minutes of surgery for 50 years of life:  Resection of an enteric duplication cyst”

Connecticut American College of Surgeons: Podium Presentation          8/11/2012

“The safe utilization of interventional radiology in the surgical management of infected pancreatic necrosis”

Connecticut Research Day: Poster Presentation                                     6/1/2012

“Superstrains.  Yeast engineered to over express enzymes that protect against oxidative stress. Glutathione Peroxidase vector transposition into E. Coli via heat shock.”  Boulanger, Dussel, Piatelli, M.

Chestnut Hill, MA: Poster presentation.                                                 2006

 

Service

Creation and maintenance of a Global Rotation Curriculum for Waterbury Hospital

Waterbury Connecticut                                                             2014 to 2016

American College of Surgeons: Connecticut Chapter Resident Chair Senior

Waterbury Connecticut                                                             2015 to present

American College of Surgeons: Connecticut Chapter Resident Chair Junior

Waterbury Connecticut                                                             2013 to 2015

Senior Surgical Resident HEARTT surgical mission to Liberia

Monrovia, Liberia                                                                     9/2013

Senior Surgical Resident HEARTT surgical mission to Liberia

Monrovia, Liberia                                                                     5/2013

Graduate Medical Education Committee Waterbury Hospital,

Waterbury, CT                                                                         2013-2014

Junior Surgical Resident HEARTT surgical mission to Liberia

Monrovia, Liberia                                                                     5/2012

Physician Informatics Committee Waterbury Hospital,

Waterbury, CT                                                                         2012-2013

 

Professional Societies

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery – Candidate Member                               2014-present

Member ID: 180909

Connecticut American College of Surgeons                                                       2014-present

Chair of Committee on Resident Activities

American Medical Association – Resident Member                                           2011-2014

American Medical Student Association                                                             2007-2011

 

Examinations

 

USMLE STEP 3:         Pass                                                                             2011

USMLE STEP 2          Clinical Skills: Pass                                                       2010

USMLE STEP 2          Clinical Knowledge: Pass                                              2010

USMLE STEP 1:         Pass                                                                             2009

Massachusetts EMT:    869133                                                                        2005-2009

 

Certifications

FLS                             1000505013818                                                          3/25/2015

ATLS Instructor           41149-I                                                                       2013

ATLS                           Pass                                                                            2012