Mark Hennon, MD
Areas of Expertise:
Outcomes associated with VATS surgery for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Xeno-graft models of non-small cell lung cancer
Peri-operative pain control strategies in thoracic surgery
Education and Training:
2002 - MD - State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY
1998 - BS with Honors in Chemistry, summa cum laude - Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA
2010 - Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
2007-2008 - Executive Chief Resident - Allegheny General Hospital
2006 - Clinical Research Resident - Allegheny General Hospital
2003- 2005, 2006-2008 - General Surgery Resident, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
2011 - Thoracic Surgical Oncology/Minimally Invasive Fellowship Roswell Park Cancer Institute
- Implementation of an Acuity Adaptable Patient Care Unit is associated with improved outcomes after major pulmonary resections. Journal of surgical research 2011; 170(1):e17-e21 .
- Safety of thoracoscopic lobectomy in locally advanced lung cancer. Annals of surgical oncology 2011; 18(13):3732-3736 .
- Predicting NSCLC outcomes based on tumor growth in SCID mice. Proceedings of the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2011; 52:Abstract #1610 .
- Thoracoscopic maneuvers for chest wall resection and reconstruction. Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery 2012; 144(3):S52-S57 .