test

Robert Udelsman MD, MBA, FACS, FACE

William H. Carmalt Professor of Surgery; Chair, Department of Surgery; Surgeon-in-Chief, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Clinical Program Leader, Endocrine Cancers Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital; Chairman of the Board, Yale Medical Group

Biographical Info

Learn more about the Professor and Chair of Surgery.


International Activity

  • Presenter
    Acapulco de Juarez, Mexico (1997)
    Presentation- Parathyroidectomy in the Elderly: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Risks?, International Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Presenter
    London, United Kingdom (1994)
    Presentation- Age-related Alteration in Vascular Heat Shock Protein Expression in Response to Stress, International Society for Heart Research
  • Presenter
    Oxford, United Kingdom (1988)
    Presentation- Adrenal Response to Surgical Stress, John Radcliffe Hospital (Oxford University) Surgery Grand Rounds
  • Presenter
    Padova, Italy (1984)
    Presentation- Hemodynamic Effects of Human Corticotropin Releasing Hormone, Serono Symposia on the Adrenal Gland and Hypertension

Education & Training

B.A.
Lafayette College (1977)
M.D.
George Washington School of Medicine (1981)
M.B.A.
Johns Hopkins University (2000)
Intern
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Surgery (1981 - 1982)
Resident
John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, General Surgery (1982 - 1988)
Chief Resident
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Surgery (1988 - 1989)
Fellow
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, Surgical Oncology (1983 - 1985)
Fellow
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, Endocrinology (1983 - 1985)
Fellow
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Gastrointestinal Surgery (1989 - 1990)
Board Certification
Surgery, Board Certified  (1990)

Honors & Recognition

  • New York State Regents Scholarship
    (1973)
  • The McKelvy Scholars Program
    (1976)
  • Kunkel Research Award for Outstanding Biological Investigation
    (1977)
  • Udelsman, This Side of Reality, One Man Sculpture Exhibit
    (1977)
  • Graduated with Honors in Biology for Male Fertility Control Research
    Lafayette College, Easton, PA (1977)
  • Magna Cum Laude
    Lafayette College, Eaton, PA (1977)
  • First place in the George Washington University Medical Center Annual Research Competition
    George Washington University Medical Center, Washington DC (1978)
  • First place in the George Washington University Medical Center Annual Research Competition
    George Washington University Medical Center, Washington DC (1980)
  • Donald Glew Memorial Research Award
    (1978)
  • Donald Glew Memorial Research Award
    (1980)
  • Andrew Willey Scholarship Award
    (1978)
  • Lamport Biomedical Research Award
    (1979)
  • Kane-King Obstetrical Society
    (1981)
  • Freed Award in Preventative Medicine
    (1981)
  • A.O.A.
    (1981)
  • Ordronaux Award, Graduate with the Highest Scholastic Standing First in Class of 150
    The George Washington University School Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington DC (1981)
  • George D. Zuidema Research Award, First Place Honors
    (1985)
  • George D. Zuidema Research Award
    (1986)
  • Lilly Clinician Scientist Award
    (1990-1991)
  • Lilly Clinician Scientist Award
    (1991-1992)
  • George H. A. Clowes, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S. Memorial Research Career Development Award
    American College of Surgeons (1993-1998)
  • American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Annual Basic Research Award given to C. B. Gordon, M.D., Supervised Research Fellow
    American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (1994)
  • American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Annual Clinical Research Award given to Herbert Chen, M.D., Supervised Research Fellow
    American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (1997)
  • Richard Bennett Darnall Professor of Surgery
    (1997)
  • American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Annual Clinical Research Award given to Julie Ann Sosa, M.D., Supervised Research Fellow
    (1998)
  • Taussig/Blalock Award to Julie Ann Sosa, M.D., Supervised Research Fellow
    (1998)
  • Top 100 Minimally Invasive Surgeons of New York
    (2002)
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area
    (2002-2007)
  • New York Best Doctors
    New York Magazine (2002-2008)
  • America’s Top Doctors
    (2002-2007)
  • Edward H. Storer Award for Excellence in Surgical Teaching
    (2003)
  • America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals
    (2003-2004)
  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
    (2004)
  • International Health Professional of the Year
    (2004)
  • President, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
    (2005)
  • America’s Top Doctors for Cancer
    (2005-2006)
  • Best Doctors in America
    (2005-2006)
  • Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals in Education
    (2006)
  • International Health Professional of the Year
    (2006)
  • Gold Award for Clinical Excellence
    Yale Medical Group, Endocrine Surgery (2006)
  • Medical Staff All Star Award (for Exemplary Service to Others)
    (2006)
  • Certificate of Excellence: Oncologic and Endocrine Surgery
    Yale Medical Group (2007)
  • Best Doctors in America
    (2007-2008)

Edit Profile