Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Amanda Cooper, MD

Amanda Cooper, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma, Acute Care and Critical Care Surgery
Disease Teams:
Gastrointestinal Cancer
Liver, Pancreas and Foregut Cancer
Melanoma and Skin Cancer

Research Interests

  • Liver
  • Mortality
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Therapeutics
  • Neoplasms
  • Drug Therapy
  • Morbidity
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms
  • Survival
  • Neoadjuvant Therapy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Recent Publications


Torres, MB, Schaefer, EW, Jikaria, N, Ortenzi, G & Cooper, AB 2022, 'Does the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) accurately predict mortality for patients with elevated MELD scores?', American Journal of Surgery.


Khatun, R, Saleh, Z, Adnan, S, Boukerche, F & Cooper, A 2021, 'Covered, but Not Sterile: Reflections on Being a Hijabi in Medicine and Surgery', Annals of surgery, vol. 273, no. 3, pp. e83-e84.
Khatun, R, Otaibi, BW, Ssentongo, A, Hazelton, JP & Cooper, A 2021, 'Medical Student Attitudes Toward Blood Donation in Times of Increased Need', American Surgeon.
Lewcun, JA, Khatun, R, Allen, S, Hazelton, JP & Cooper, A 2021, 'Patient Outcomes in Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis Treated With Empiric Antibiotics', American Surgeon, vol. 87, no. 4, pp. 658-663.
Baker, S, Gleason, F, Lovasik, B, Sandhu, G, Cortez, A, Hildreth, A, Cooper, A, Simmons, J, Delman, KA & Lindeman, B 2021, 'Relationship between burnout and mistreatment: Who plays a role?', American Journal of Surgery, vol. 222, no. 6, pp. 1060-1065.


Mullins, CH, Gleason, F, Wood, T, Baker, SJ, Cortez, AR, Lovasik, B, Sandhu, G, Cooper, A, Hildreth, AN, Simmons, JD, Delman, KA & Lindeman, B 2020, 'Do Internal or External Characteristics More Reliably Predict Burnout in Resident Physicians: A Multi-institutional Study', Journal of surgical education, vol. 77, no. 6, pp. e86-e93.
Cooper, AB & Tisdell, EJ 2020, 'Embodied aspects of learning to be a surgeon', Medical teacher, vol. 42, no. 5, pp. 515-522.


Renko, AE, Witte, SR & Cooper, AB 2019, 'Abdominal cocoon syndrome: An obstructive adhesiolytic metamorphosis', BMJ case reports, vol. 12, no. 4, e228593.
Renko, AE, Mirkin, KA & Cooper, AB 2019, 'Peritoneal encapsulation: A rare cause of small bowel obstruction', BMJ case reports, vol. 12, no. 4, e228594.

Clinical Trials Search

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