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Anees Chagpar, MD, MSc, MBA, MA, MPH, FACS, FRCS(C)

Section Chief

Associate Professor of Surgery (Oncology)

Director, The Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven

Program Director, Interdisciplinary Breast Fellowship

Assistant Director, Global Oncology, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center

Biography

Anees is the Director of The Breast Center, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, the Program Director of the Interdisciplinary Breast Fellowship at Yale University, and the Assistant Director for Global Oncology at Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center. Born and raised in Canada, she completed her BSc in Honors Biochemistry and MD with Honors in Research at the University of Alberta, and her general surgery residency...

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Alexander Au, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

Director of the Breast Reconstruction Program

Biography

Dr. Au is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine. He serves as the Director of the Yale Breast Reconstruction Program. His clinical interests are surgery of the breast, particularly reconstructive microsurgery, surgery of the head and neck, treatment of skin cancers and body contouring.

He obtained his M.D. from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and completed his residency in plastic surgery at...

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Nina Horowitz, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Oncology)

Biography

Dr. Horowitz graduated from Columbia University and did her General Surgery residency at Yale University. One of the first women in her residency class, she went on to build and sustain a thriving practice in New Haven and joined the faculty at Yale in 2010 where she has focused solely on breast cancer. She has over 25 years of experience in surgery and is one of the most respected surgeons in the region.

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Brigid Killelea, MD, MPH, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Oncology)

Biography

Dr. Killelea earned a Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University prior to graduating from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She proceeded to do her General Surgery Residency at New York City’s St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center followed by a dual fellowship in breast surgical oncology at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt / Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan. Since agreeing to join the Yale faculty in 2009, her partnership with prominent domestic / international peers has...

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Stephanie Kwei, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

Biography

Dr. Stephanie Kwei is a Board Certified plastic surgeon and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. She completed her fellowship training at the Harvard Combined Plastic Surgery Program. She was an undergraduate at Yale University, completed her medical degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and trained in general surgery at Tufts New England Medical Center. She was in practice for three years at North Shore Medical Center, Salem, MA prior to joining Yale Plastic...

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Donald Lannin, MD

Professor of Surgery (Oncology)

Biography

Dr. Lannin graduated from the University of Minnesota where he also completed his General Surgery residency and went on to do a fellowship in oncology funded by the National Institutes of Health. He rose through the ranks to Professor of Surgery at East Carolina University and joined the faculty at Yale in 2002. With nearly 30 years of experience in surgery, he has been instrumental in building The Breast Center -- Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, serving as its Executive Director from...

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