Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Amanda Cooper, MD

Amanda Cooper, MD

Assistant 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


Cooper, AB & Tisdell, EJ 2020, 'Embodied aspects of learning to be a surgeon', Medical teacher.


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.


Aubin, JM, Bressan, AK, Edwards, JP, Grondin, SC, Dixon, E, Minter, RM, Jeyarajah, DR, Hansen, P, Cooper, AB & Ball, CG 2017, 'The adequacy of hepatopancreatobiliary training: How does operative exposure and perceived readiness in fellowship translate into subsequent practice?', Canadian Journal of Surgery, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 140-143.


Kim, BJ, Tzeng, CWD, Cooper, AB, Vauthey, JN & Aloia, TA 2017, 'Borderline operability in hepatectomy patients is associated with higher rates of failure to rescue after severe complications', Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 115, no. 3, pp. 337-343.
Moss, CR, Caldwell, JC, Afilaka, B, Iskandarani, K, Chinchilli, VM, McQuillan, P, Cooper, AB, Gusani, N & Bezinover, D 2016, 'Hepatic resection is associated with reduced postoperative opioid requirement', Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 307-313.
Kraschnewski, JL, Sciamanna, CN, Poger, JM, Rovniak, LS, Lehman, EB, Cooper, AB, Ballentine, NH & Ciccolo, JT 2016, 'Is strength training associated with mortality benefits? A 15 year cohort study of US older adults', Preventive Medicine, vol. 87, pp. 121-127.
Wong, J & Cooper, A 2016, 'Local ablation for solid tumor liver metastases: Techniques and treatment efficacy', Cancer Control, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 30-35.
Greenleaf, EK, Cooper, AB & Hollenbeak, CS 2016, 'Marital Status and Survival in Patients with Carcinoid Tumors', Health Services Insights, vol. 9.
Ismael, HN, Cox, S, Cooper, A, Narula, N & Aloia, T 2017, 'The morbidity and mortality of hepaticojejunostomies for complex bile duct injuries: a multi-institutional analysis of risk factors and outcomes using NSQIP', HPB, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 352-358.

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