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CURRICULUM VITAE

Tina W F Yen MD, MS
Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology

OFFICE ADDRESS:
The Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
09/1987 - 06/1991 BA - salutatorian, summa cum laude with honors, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
09/1991 - 06/1995 MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
09/2004 - 09/2006 MS - Epidemiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
06/1995 - 06/2002 Resident, General Surgery, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA
07/2002 - 06/2004 Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
08/2004 - 06/2010 Assistant Professor, Surgery, General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/01/2010 - 06/30/2016 Associate Professor, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
09/2014 - Present Faculty member, Medical College of Wisconsin Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/01/2016 - Present Professor, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/2009 - Present Service Chief, Breast and Endocrine surgery, Froedtert Hospital

RESEARCH ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
02/01/2012 - Present Director, Observational Methods Core Facility, Cancer Center Program in Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Sciences, MCW
2013 - Present Institutional Principal Investigator, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
12/01/2020 - Present Co-Director, Geospatial, Epidemiology and Outcomes Shared Resource, Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
02/2021 - Present Interim Breast Disease-Oriented Team Program Leader, Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
08/2004 - Present Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Surgery
02/2003
07/01/2023
 
Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
47210-20
07/22/2004
10/31/2019
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
1987 - 1991 Rufus Choate Scholar
1987 - 1991 Presidential Scholar
1988 - 1991 Walter R. Lutkus Swimming Award
1988 - 1991 Presidential Scholars Research Assistantship
1988 - 1991 Harry Watt 1934 and Richard Copp 1970 Wallace Scholarship
1988 - 1990 Academic citations in Biochemistry, Chinese and Freshman Seminar-Biotechnology
1990 Paul K Richter Memorial Trust Research Grant
1991 Undergraduate Senior Honors Thesis: “Regulation of Protein Kinase-C Translocation in lymphocytes”
1998 Finalist, Association for Academic Surgery/Sherwood-Davis & Geck Surgical Research Fellowship Award
1998 Finalist, Ethicon-Society of University Surgeons Surgical Research Fellowship Award
1998 Finalist, American College of Surgeons Resident Research Scholarships Award
05/1999 Annual Resident Award, Association of VA Surgeons
06/1999 Henry Harkins Resident Award (Basic Science)
05/2000 Co-winner, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract/Ross Resident and Fellows Research Conference Award
05/2003 American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Clinical Award
2006 Great Women of the 21st Century, American Biographical Institute, Inc
2007 Woman of Achievement Award, American Biographical Institute, Inc
2007 - Present Guide to America’s Top Surgeons listing, Consumer’s Research Council of America
2007 Great Women Hall of Fame, American Biographical Institute, Inc.
03/2008 Best Paper by a New Member Award, Central Surgical Association
2010 - Present Best Doctors in America
2011 - Present Milwaukee Super Doctors
2012 - Present Who’s Who in America
2012 - Present M Magazine, Top Doctors
10/2019 - Present Top Patient Experience Award (presented to physicians in the 90th percentile or above for patient experience scores within their specialties in FY2019), MCW

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
1989 - 1990 Green Key Society (Member)
1990 - Present Phi Beta Kappa (Junior Year)
1992 - 1993 Cancer Outreach Program (Tri-head)
1992 - 1993 Asian Health Organization (Tri-head/Secretary)
1994 - 2017 Association of Women Surgeons (Member)
2000 - Present American College of Surgeons (Fellow )
01/2003 - Present Society of Surgical Oncology (Member)
11/2004 - Present American College of Surgeons Oncology Group (Member)
2006 - Present Wisconsin Surgical Society (Member)
2006 - Present American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (Member)
2006 - Present Association for Academic Surgery (Member)
2007 - Present Central Surgical Association (Member)
2010 - Present Society of University Surgeons (Member)
04/2012 - Present Miwaukee Surgical Society (Member)
07/2012 - Present Surgical Outcomes Club (Member)
2012 - Present Society of Asian Academic Surgeons (Member)
2020 - Present American Surgical Association (Member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Editorial Board
2004 - Present Breast Diseases: A Year Book Quarterly
2009 - 2015 Annals of Surgical Oncology (Endocrine Tumors section)
2012 - 2014 Surgical Council on Resident Education
2015 - 2017 Surgery
10/2016 - Present American College of Surgeons (ACS) Case Studies in Surgery
Journal Review
2008 - Present Surgery
2009 - Present Annals of Surgery
2009 - Present Cancer
2009 - Present Annals of Surgical Oncology
2010 - Present Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
2011 - Present Clinical Breast Cancer
2011 - Present Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2012 - Present UpToDate
2013 - Present Journal of Oncology Practice
01/2014 - Present Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
01/2014 - Present The Breast
2014 - Present Journal of Personalized Medicine
2015 - Present Journal of Clinical Oncology
2016 - Present Journal of Surgical Research
2018 - Present JAMA Surgery
2019 - Present BMJ Open
2019 - Present World Journal of Surgery
2019 - Present Gland Surgery
11/2020 - Present JNCCN – Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
2021 - Present Annals of Surgery Open

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2008 - 2011 Council Member, Wisconsin Surgical Society
2008 - 2009 Member, 2009 – 2010 Community Health Grant Review Panel, Milwaukee Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure
2013 - Present Institutional Principal Investigator, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2004 - 2009 Member, Web Site Committee, Society of Surgical Oncology
2007 Advisor, Herceptin Surgical Advisory Board, Genentech
2009 - 2012 Member, Program Committee, Central Surgical Association
2009 - 2010 Ad hoc Grant Reviewer, National Institutes of Health, Nursing Sciences: Adults and Older Adults (NSAA) Study Section
2009 - 2012 Member, Program Committee, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
2011 - 2013 Member, Outcomes Research Committee, Association of Academic Surgery
2011 - 2012 Chair, Program Committee, Central Surgical Association
2011 - 2012 Chair, Program Committee, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
2012 - 2015 Central Surgical Association representative, Advisory Council for General Surgery, American College of Surgeons
2012 - Present Member, Prevention Committee, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
2012 - Present Member, ACOSOG Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) Breast Prevention Team, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
2012 - Present Ad hoc grant reviewer, National Institutes of Health, Special Emphasis Panel: Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Awards (STTR)
2012 - Present Ad hoc scientific grant reviewer, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
2013 - Present Member, Cancer Care Delivery Research Committee of the American College of Surgeons Clinical Research Program, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
2013 - 2014 Member, Study Concept Review Committee, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
2014 - 2017 Recorder, Central Surgical Association
2016 - 2018 Member, Publications Committee, Society of University Surgeons
2017 - 2021 Member, Research Committee, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
2017 - 2018 Member, 2018 Local Arrangements Committee, Society of Surgical Oncology
2017 - 2020 Board of Directors, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
2017 - 2020 Member, Endocrine/Head and Neck Disease Site Workgroup, Society of Surgical Oncology
2018 - 2019 President Elect, Central Surgical Association
03/2019 - 06/2020 President, Central Surgical Association
04/01/2020 - Present Member, Surgical Oncology Program Directors Committee, Society of Surgical Oncology
2020 - 2021 Treasurer, Central Surgical Association Foundation
2020 - 2022 Member, Education Committee, Society of University Surgeons
2020 - 2022 Member; Chair (2022), Nominating Committee, Central Surgical Association
2021 - 2022 Secretary, Central Surgical Association Foundation
2021 - 2023 Member, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force, Central Surgical Association

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
Source:
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Role:
Institutional PI
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS (Institutional PI)
Dates:
05/2013 - Present
 
Title:
Racism, residential racial segregation, and breast cancer survival disparities among Black, Hispanic and non-Hispanic White Women
Source:
NIH-NCI
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Kirsten Beyer, PhD
Dates:
05/01/2017 - 04/30/2022
Direct Funds:
$2,346,412
 
Title:
A multimodal scanning microscope for intraoperative assessment of tumor margins during breast conserving surgery
Source:
We Care Fund for Medical Innovation and Research
Role:
Co-Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD and Bing Yu, PhD
Dates:
09/01/2018 - 12/31/2020
Direct Funds:
$70,000
 
Title:
MCW NCTN Lead Academic Participating Site
Source:
NIH/NCI
Role:
Multiple PI
PI:
Stuart Wong
Dates:
03/07/2019 - 02/28/2025
Direct Funds:
$4,197,461
 
Title:
The effect of preoperative breast MRI on costs among women with breast cancer: an economic analysis of Alliance A011104
Source:
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology Foundation
Role:
Co-PI
PI:
Tina Shih, PhD
Dates:
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2022
Direct Funds:
$200,000
 
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Geospatial, Epidemiology and Outcomes Shared Resource
Source:
Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center
Role:
Co-Director
PI:
Gustavo Leone, PhD
Dates:
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Outcomes of older women with early stage breast cancer
Source:
NIH - National Cancer Institute (R01)
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Ann B. Nattinger, MD, MPH
Dates:
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2010
Direct Funds:
$1,719,840
 
Title:
Lymphedema incidence and risk factors among older breast cancer patients
Source:
NIH - National Cancer Institute (K07)
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS
Dates:
07/01/2007 - 10/31/2012
Direct Funds:
$644,625
 
Title:
SES Disparities in Breast Cancer: Effect of Pharmaceutical Coverage
Source:
NIH - NCI
Role:
Co-investigator
PI:
Ann Nattinger, MD, MPH
Dates:
04/01/2009 - 01/31/2015
Direct Funds:
$1,889,005
 
Title:
Lymphedema incidence and risk factors among older breast cancer patients
Source:
NIH - National Cancer Institute (ARRA K07 administrative supplement)
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS
Dates:
09/01/2009 - 08/31/2012
Direct Funds:
$87,316
 
Title:
Development of a bilingual measure of health numeracy for use in cancer care
Source:
American Cancer Society
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH
Dates:
07/01/2011 - 06/30/2015
Direct Funds:
$1,780,522
 
Title:
Prevention, Control, and Population Sciences Research Program
Source:
Advancing Healthier Wisconsin
Role:
Director, Observational Methods Core
PI:
Ming You, MD, PhD
Dates:
02/01/2012 - 01/31/2017
Direct Funds:
$4,530,146
 
Title:
Efficacy and Safety Study of NeuVax(TM)(Nelipepimut-S or E75) Vaccine to Prevent Breast Cancer Recurrence (PRESENT) Study
Source:
Galena Biopharma, Inc.
Role:
Site principal investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS (Site PI)
Dates:
10/2012 - Present
 
Title:
Explaining SES Disparities in Breast Cancer Outcomes
Source:
American Cancer Society
Role:
Co-investigator
PI:
Ann Nattinger, MD, MPH
Dates:
01/01/2013 - 12/31/2016
Direct Funds:
$797,607
 
Title:
A population-based study of sentinel lymph node biopsy adoption among breast cancer patients: Does efficacy translate into effectiveness?
Source:
James Ewing Foundation of the Society of Surgical Oncology
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS
Dates:
04/01/2013 - 03/31/2015
Direct Funds:
$65,360
 
Title:
Variations in patterns of breast cancer care by hospital volume
Source:
MCW Cancer Center
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS
Dates:
06/01/2013 - 05/31/2014
Direct Funds:
$25,000
 
Title:
A Statewide RCT to reduce use of ineffective or unproven breast cancer care
Source:
NCI
Role:
Co-investigator
PI:
Ann Nattinger/Liliana Pezzin
Dates:
09/01/2014 - 08/31/2018
Direct Funds:
$2,163,679
 
Title:
Understanding the Use of Advanced Practice Providers in Breast Cancer Care: A National Study
Source:
State of Wisconsin Tax Check-Off Program for Breast Cancer Research and MCW Cancer Center
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Tina Yen, MD, MS
Dates:
05/01/2015 - 04/31/2017
Direct Funds:
$100,000
 
Title:
Intraoperative imaging of breast tumor margins using a ultraviolet scanning microscope
Source:
Marquette University Opus College of Engineering
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Bing Yu, PhD
Dates:
04/15/2018 - 12/31/2019
Direct Funds:
$75,000
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Speaker, What’s New in Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Cancer Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 12/12/2005
Panelist, Tumor Board Case Presentations: The Experts’ Insights, Progress in the Management of Breast Cancer: 7th Biannual Breast Cancer Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 11/16/2007
Speaker, A Contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older breast cancer women, 37th Annual Edwin H. Ellison Memorial Lectureship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 02/24/2009
Speaker, Management of medullary thyroid cancer and review of the new American Thyroid Association (ATA) guidelines, 1st Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee, WI, 05/02/2009
Panelist, Thyroid and parathyroid case presentations, 1st Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee, WI, 05/02/2009
Panelist, 1st Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Adrenal, pancreas, and multiple endocrine neoplasia case presentations, Milwaukee, WI, 05/02/2009
Speaker, Review of the New American Thyroid Association (ATA) Guidelines for Medullary Thyroid Cancer and Medical College of Wisconsin’s Adherence to the ATA Guidelines, Endocrine Research Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 08/06/2009
Speaker, Surgery for Primary Hyperparathyroidism and Recurrent Primary Hyperparathyroidism, 2nd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee, WI, 06/05/2010
Panelist, Parathyroid case presentations, 2nd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee, WI, 06/05/2010
Speaker, Risk of Lymphedema After Breast Cancer Surgery: Does it Matter Who Your Surgeon Is?, Department of Surgery’s First Annual Fall Research Seminar, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 10/22/2010
Panelist, Thyroid case presentations, 3rd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/13/2011 - 05/14/2011
Moderator, Parathyroid case presentations, 3rd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/13/2011 - 05/14/2011
Speaker, Controversies in the Extent of Surgery for Well-differentiated Thyroid Cancers: Papillary Microcarcinomas and Extent of Lymphadenectomy, 3rd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/13/2011 - 05/14/2011
Speaker, Surgeon specialization and the risk of lymphedema after breast cancer surgery, Health Services Research Conference. Edwin H. Ellison Memorial Lectureship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 03/27/2012
Speaker, Postoperative elevation of PTH levels after curative parathyroidectomy: Is it clinically significant?, Parathyroid Symposium: Contemporary Dilemmas in the Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism, Milwaukee Art Museum, 10/27/2012
Speaker, Surgeon Specialization and Use of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer, Medical College of Wisconsin’s Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR) Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 11/07/2012
Speaker, Extent of surgery for differentiated thyroid cancer, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/10/2013 - 05/11/2013
Panelist, Thyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/10/2013 - 05/11/2013
Moderator, Parathyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 05/10/2013 - 05/11/2013
Debate participant, Indications for surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism: Parathyroidectomy for everyone, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI,, 05/30/2014 - 05/31/2014
Co-Moderator, Case Presentation Session, Melodie Wilson Oldenburg Breast Cancer Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 10/03/2014
Speaker, Variations in Breast Cancer Care by Hospital Volume, Medical College of Wisconsin’s Women’s Health Research Program Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 02/18/2015
Speaker, Variations in Breast Cancer Care: What Can We Learn from the National Cancer Data Base?, Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center’s Population Sciences Research Program Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 02/20/2015
Moderator, Parathyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 06/19/2015 - 06/20/2015
Speaker, Approaches to parathyroidectomy for familial primary hyperparathyroidism,, Medical College of Wisconsin and Univeristy of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 06/19/2015 - 06/20/2015
Speaker, Understanding the Use of Advanced Practice Providers in Breast Cancer Care, Medical College of Wisconsin’s Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR) Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 01/22/2016
Speaker, Surgical approaches to parathyroidectomy, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Green Bay, WI, 05/06/2016
Panelist, Parathyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Green Bay, WI, 05/06/2016
Speaker, The effect of hospital volume on processes of breast cancer care, Medical College of Wisconsin Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 10/05/2016
Speaker, A Paradigm Shift in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer? Updates from the American Thyroid Association Guidelines and AJCC Cancer Staging (8th Edition), Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 02/25/2017
Speaker, Surgery for benign disease – Graves’ and goiters, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 02/23/2018
Panelist, Thyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 02/23/2018
Speaker, The other thyroid cancers: Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 07/26/2019
Panelist, Parathyroid case presentations, Medical College of Wisconsin and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 07/26/2019
Speaker, Intraoperative assessment of tumor margins during breast-conserving surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery Research Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 09/09/2020
Speaker, Surgical Approaches to Differentiated Thyroid Cancer, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery 2020 Surgical Oncology Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 10/23/2020
Speaker, COVID-19 and Cancer, Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center Seminars Series: Cancer Prevention and Outcomes Research Program, Milwaukee, WI, 05/28/2021
Speaker, Looking Within: The Power and Beauty of Introversion, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 09/08/2021
 
Regional
Speaker, Lymphedema After Breast Cancer Surgery: Have We Made Any Progress?, University of Iowa Carver School of Medicine Surgery Postgraduate Conference, Iowa City, IA, 10/25/2008
Panelist, Endocrine Case Presentations, Central Surgical Association 2010 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 03/11/2010
Discussant, Parathyroidectomy for hypercalcemic crisis: 40 years’ experience and long-term outcomes, Central Surgical Association 2010 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 03/12/2010
Discussant, Time from diagnosis to definitive surgical treatment of operable breast cancer in the era of multimodal imaging, Central Surgical Association 2010 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 03/12/2010
Discussant, Improving breast cancer care through a regional quality collaborative, Central Surgical Association 68th Annual Meeting, Detroit, MI, 03/17/2011
Moderator, Scientific Session 5B, Central Surgical Association 68th Annual Meeting, Detroit, MI, 03/18/2011
Discussant, Primary tumor size, not race, determines outcomes in women with hormone-responsive breast cancer, Central Surgical Association 68th Annual Meeting, Detroit, MI, 03/18/2011
Moderator, Case Presentations session, Central Surgical Association 69th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, 03/01/2012
Moderator, “The Axilla – To Dissect or Not to Dissect” Case Presentation Panel, Central Surgical Association 71st Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 03/06/2014
Speaker, Parathyroidectomy for inherited primary hyperparathyroidism syndromes, University of Wisconsin Endocrine Grand Rounds, Madison, WI, 12/10/2015
Discussant, “Assessment of the value of sentinel lymph node biopsy in T1A and T1B breast cancers”, Central Surgical Association 73rd Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, 03/11/2016
Discussant, “Contemporary surgical management of T4 breast cancer”, Central Surgical Association 73rd Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, 03/12/2016
Moderator, Scientific Session 6A, Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association 2017 Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 08/01/2017
Discussant, Surgeon association variation in breast cancer staging with sentinel node biopsy, Central Surgical Association 75th Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, 03/15/2018
Discussant, Risk factors for 30-day readmission following adrenalectomy, Central Surgical Association 75th Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, 03/16/2018
Moderator, Scientific Session 2, Central Surgical Association 2019 Annual Meeting, Palm Harbor, FL, 03/07/2019
Discussant, Oncocytc subtypes of adrenal cortical carcinoma: Aggressive in appearance yet more indolent in behavior?, Scientific Session 3A, Central Surgical Association 2019 Annual Meeting, Palm Harbor, FL, 03/07/2019
Panelist, Current controversies in surgery and the wisdom of our elders, Central Surgical Association’s Young Surgeon Committee webinar, Virtual, 01/14/2021
Panelist, Current controversies in surgery and the wisdom of our elders Part II, Central Surgical Association’s Young Surgeon Committee webinar, Virtual, 05/06/2021
Speaker, Central Surgical Association 2020 Presidential Address - Looking Within: The Power and Beauty of Introversion, Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 07/25/2021
Moderator, Scientific Session 4, Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 07/27/2021
Discussant, Oral presentation by Jeraq MW, et al: “Lateral neck involvement may predict survival in papillary thyroid carcinoma” (Scientific Session 3A), Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 07/27/2021
 
National
Speaker, Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and the Role of Endocrine Therapy, Society of Surgical Oncology 60th Annual Cancer Symposium, Washington, DC, 03/15/2007
Moderator, Scientific Session IV, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Thirtieth Annual meeting, Madison, WI, 05/04/2009
Participant, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, Washington, DC, 07/11/2009 - 07/14/2009
Moderator, Breast/Melanoma oral presentation session, 7th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/15/2012
Moderator, Scientific Session III, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 33rd Annual meeting, Iowa City, IA, 04/30/2012
Participant, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, Austin, TX, 12/01/2012 - 12/04/2012
Moderator, Breast Quick Shot oral presentation session, 8th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, New Orleans, LA, 02/05/2013
Facilitator, Career Development Tips/Pitfalls, Outcomes Breakout Session, 8th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, New Orleans, LA, 02/06/2013
Speaker, Lobectomy or Total Thyroidectomy for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancers, Post-Graduate 16-1: Endocrine Surgery Review Course, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2013, Washington, DC, 10/05/2013
Speaker, Imaging and Management of Radiographic Abnormalities in the High Risk Breast Patient, Didactic Course 12: High-Risk Breast Cancer Management from A to Z, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2014, San Francisco, California, 10/25/2014
Speaker, A population-based study of sentinel lymph node biopsy adoption among breast cancer patients: Does efficacy translate to effectiveness?, The Clinical Investigator Awards Presentations, Society of Surgical Oncology’s 68th Annual Cancer Symposium, Houston, TX, 03/25/2015 - 03/28/2015
Moderator, Panel Session 230: Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer: It's a Team Effort, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2015, Chicago, IL, 10/05/2015
Speaker, A Statewide Intervention to Reduce the Use of Unproven Breast Cancer Care, Surgical Outcomes Club 12th Annual Scientific Sessions, Washington, DC, 10/16/2016
Speaker, Reducing the Use of Unproven of Ineffective Breast Cancer Care, 2016 Surgical Biology Club II meeting, Washington, DC, 10/16/2016
Poster Faculty, Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum Poster Presentations (Endocrine), American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2016, Washington, DC, 10/19/2016
Moderator, Clinical/Outcomes: Cross Disciplinary oral presentation session, 12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/19/2017
Co-moderator, Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum ePoster Presentations Rounds VI, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2017, San Diego, CA, 10/25/2017
Moderator, Clinical/Outcomes: Breast, Endocrine, Cross Disciplinary oral presentation session, 13th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Jacksonville, FL, 01/31/2018
Moderator, Endocrine Parallel session, Society of Surgical Oncology 71st Annual Cancer Symposium, Chicago, IL, 03/22/2018
Moderator, Panel Session 230: Is Axillary Dissection an Obsolete Operation?, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2018, Boston, MA, 10/23/2018
Moderator, Endocrine, Thoracic, and Head & Neck Parallel session, Society of Surgical Oncology 2019 Annual Cancer Symposium, San Diego, CA, 03/28/2019
Moderator, Endocrine, and Head & Neck virtual forum session, Society of Surgical Oncology 2021 International Conference on Surgical Cancer Care, Virtual, 03/18/2021
Moderator, Scientific Session 5, The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Virtual 41st Annual Meeting, Virtual, 04/26/2021
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
YEN, T.W., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., Flood, E., Knudson, P., Maas, D.L., O’Shaughnessy, I.M., Hellman, R.S., Krasnow, A.Z., Sugg, S.L., Improved consistency in the use of postsurgical radioactive iodine treatment in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer after implementing multidisciplinary consensus guidelines, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2004
Jayaraman, V.*, YEN, T.W., Sugg, S.L., Krzywda, E., Wilson, S.D., Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: How often is it possible and is there too much hype?, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2005
YEN, T.W., Wilson, S.D., Krzywda, E.A., Sugg, S.L., The role of parathyroid hormone (PTH) measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2005
Balck, K.*, Krzywda, E., Sugg, S., YEN, T.W., Wilson S., Predictors of an elevated parathyroid (PTH) level after curative parathyroidectomy, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2005
Tallar, M.T.*, Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., YEN, T.W., Sugg, S.L., Incidental thyroid cancers are increasing—are they clinically significant?, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2006 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2006
Racu, C.*, Doffek, K., Krzywda, E., Burgardt, L., Wang, T., Wilson, S., YEN, T., Reoperative parathyroidectomy: Strategies for success in the era of improved imaging and intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring results in a successful focused approach, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2007 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 10/2007
Tallar, M.T.*, YEN, T.W., Wang, T.S., Krzywda, E.Z., Wilson, S.D., Pappas, S.G., Incidental thyroid nodules: What is the likelihood of malignancy?, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2008 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2008
McGuire, C.A.*, YEN, T.W., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., Wang, T.S., Recurrent thyroid carcinoma: vicissitudes in diagnosis, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society - A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2008 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2008
Vincent-Sheldon, S.*, Wang, T., Wilson, S., Krzywda, E., YEN, T.W., Evaluation of compliance with ATA guidelines in the management of patients with well-differentiated thyroid cancer: A 3-year review, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2009 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2009
Cayo, A.K.*, Wang, T.S., Scheel, J.L., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., YEN, T.W., Morning after” parathyroid hormone and calcium levels: do they predict the need for vitamin D supplementation after total thyroidectomy?, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2009 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2009
Wu, S.*, Wang, T., Wilson, S., Krzywda, E., YEN, T.W., The role of serum thyroglobulin in detecting and managing persistent thyroid carcinoma, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2009 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2009
Pinkerton, C.*, Komorowski, R., Krzywda, E., Wang, T., YEN, T., Evans, D., Wilson, S., Familial (non-MEN) hyperparathyroidism: the utility of parafibromin immunohistochemical stains, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2010 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2010
Wang, T.S., YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2010 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2010
Kelley, K.A.*, YEN, T.W., Kong, A.L., The role of screening mammography in the detection of non-palpable breast cancers, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2010 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2010
Kong, A.L., Saving, A.*, Rathke, S., Basir, Z., YEN, T.W., Racial differences in the surgical management of papillary lesions diagnosed by core needle biopsy, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2010 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2010
Cayo, A.K.*, YEN, T.W., Misustin, S.M., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Who needs calcium supplementation after total thyroidectomy? Preliminary results of a prospective study, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2010 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2010
Amin, A.*, Wang, T., Mazeh, H., Froyshteter, A., Wade, T., Sippel, R., Chen, H., Evans, D., YEN, T.W., Correlation of preoperative imaging with operative approach in adrenocortical carcinoma, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2011 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2011
Wu, S.*, Amin A., YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Wang, T., Radioactive iodine: an unlikely cause of primary hyperparathyroidism, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2011 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2011
Leiker, A.*, YEN, T.W., Eastwood, D., Doffek, K., Szabo, A., Evans, D., Wang, T., Factors that influence parathyroid hormone half-life: are new intraoperative criteria needed?, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2011 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2011
Kelley, K.*, Sparapani, R., YEN, T.W.F., Kong A.L, The prognostic significance of axillary lymph node ratio in stage II/III breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2012 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2012
O’Connell, K.*, YEN, T.W., Quiroz, F., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., The utility of routine preoperative cervical ultrasonography in patients undergoing thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer, Oral presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2012 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2012
Yong, H.M.*, YEN T.W., Hunt B., Wilson, S.D., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Thyroid follicular neoplasms in the elderly: does the risk of malignancy justify thyroidectomy?, Poster presentation at the Wisconsin Surgical Society – A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2012 Fall Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/2012
Zhao, D.W.*, YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Changes in bone mineral density after parathyroidectomy in elderly patients with primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Annual Conference, Kohler, WI, 11/2013
Berg, R.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wilson, S.D., Wang, T.S., Utility of routine intraoperative frozen section and expedited final pathology for patients undergoing thyroid lobectomy, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Annual Conference, Kohler, WI,, 11/2013
La J*, Wang TS, Hammad AY, Burgardt L, Doffek K, Carr AA, Evans DB, YEN TW, Curative parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism improves sleep quality and overall health status: A prospective study, Poster presentation at The Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of The American College of Surgeons, Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/13/2015 - 11/14/2015
Jin S*, YEN TW, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS., Frailty markers and thyroid and parathyroid surgical outcomes in the elderly, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of The American College of Surgeons, Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/13/2015 - 11/14/2015
Morris RS*, YEN TW, Carr AA, Wilson SD, Evans DB, Wang TS, Institutional experience with concurrent endocrine and other surgical procedures, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of The American College of Surgeons, Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/13/2015 - 11/14/2015
Glenn JA*, Kiernan CM, YEN TW, Solorzano CC, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS, Management of suspected adrenal metastases at two academic medical centers, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of The American College of Surgeons, Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/13/2015 - 11/14/2015
Affi M*, Javorsky BR, YEN TW, Doffek K, Hung B, Tolat PP, Carroll TB, Giorgadze T, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS., Gene-expression classifier testing in the management of cytologically indeterminate thyroid nodules after fine-needle aspiration biopsy, Oral presentation at The Wisconsin Chapter of The American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI,, 11/04/2016 - 11/05/2016
Park J*, YEN TW, Doffek K, Coan KE, Wang TS., Use of the Informatics for Integrating Biology and the Bedside (i2b2) cohort discovery tool to identify patients with potentially unrecognized primary hyperparathyroidism, Quick shot oral presentation at The Wisconsin Chapter of The American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, 11/04/2016 - 11/05/2016
Kang M*, Wang TS, Yen TWF, Doffek K, Evans DB, Dream S., Determining the clinical utility of preoperative thyroglobulin for surgical decision making in thyroid disease, Oral presentation at the 2020 Fall Virtual Meeting of the Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, 11/05/2020
 
Regional
YEN, T.W., Wilson, S.D., Krzywda, E.A., Sugg, S.L., The role of parathyroid hormone (PTH) measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at the 63rd annual Central Surgical Association meeting, Louisville, KY, 03/2006
YEN, T.W., Wang, T.S., Doffek, K.M., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., Reoperative parathyroidectomy: Improved imaging and intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring results in a successful focused approach, Oral presentation at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Central Surgical Association, Cincinnati, OH, 03/2008
Wilson, S.D., Krzywda, E.A., Zhu, Y., YEN, T.W., Pappas, S., Wang, T.S., Sugg, S.L., The influence of surgery in MEN-1 syndrome: Observations over 150 years, Oral presentation at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Central Surgical Association, Cincinnati, OH, 03/2008
Wilson, S.D., Krzywda, E.A., Doffek, K.M., Wang, T.S., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Primary hyperparathyroidism with a history of head and neck irradiation: The consequences of associated thyroid tumors, Oral presentation at the Central Surgical Association 68th Annual Meeting, Detroit, MI, 03/2011
Carsello, C.B.*,Wang, T.S., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Persistent elevation of parathyroid hormone in normocalcemic patients following parathyroidectomy: Does it matter?, Oral presentation at the Central Surgical Association 69th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, 03/2012
O’Connell, K.*, YEN, T.W., Quiroz, F., Evans, D.B., Wang T.S., The utility of routine preoperative cervical ultrasonography in patients undergoing thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer, Oral presentation at the Central Surgical Association 70th Annual Meeting, Amelia Island, FL, 03/15/2013
Berg, R.W.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wilson, S.D., Wang T.S., Analysis of an institutional protocol for thyroid lobectomy: Utility of routine intraoperative frozen section and expedited (overnight) pathology, Oral quick shot presentation at Central Surgical Association 71st Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 03/06/2014 - 03/08/2014
Glenn, J.A.*, YEN, T.W.F., Carr, A.A., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Outcomes of lateral neck dissection for thyroid cancer at a high-volume academic medical center, Oral presentation at Central Surgical Association 72nd Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 03/05/2015 - 03/07/2015
Coan KE,* YEN TWF, Carr AA, Bullock M, Colon-Franco JM, Evans DB, Wang TS., Intraoperative ex-vivo parathyroid aspiration, a point-of-care test to confirm parathyroid tissue, Oral presentation at Central Surgical Association 73rd Annual Meeting, Montreal, QC, 03/10/2016
Mazotas IG,* YEN TWF, Park J, Car AA, Evans DB, Wang TS., A postoperative parathyroid hormone algorithm to reduce symptomatic hypocalcemia following completion/total thyroidectomy: A retrospective analysis of 591 patients., Oral presentation at Central Surgical Association 75th Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, 03/16/2018
 
National
YEN, T.W., Savard, C.E., Messenger, K.A., Lee, S.P., Bell, R.H., Characterization of a new pancreatic cell responsible for fibrogenesis, Oral presentation at the 33rd Annual Pancreas Club Meeting, Orlando, FL, 05/1999
YEN, T.W., Savard, C.E., Lee, S.P., Bell, R.H., Characterization of a new pancreatic cell responsible for fibrogenesis, Oral presentation at the Association of VA Surgeons 23rd Annual Surgical Symposium, St. Louis, MO, 05/1999
YEN, T.W., Zhou, W., Bell, R.H., The gastrin receptor promotes pancreatic growth: Initial studies in a novel transgenic mouse, Oral presentation at the 15th Annual Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract/Ross Resident and Fellows Research Conference, San Diego, CA, 05/2000
YEN, T.W., Hunt, K., Thomas, E., Mirza, N., Meric, F., Babiera, G., Buchholz, T., Singletary, E., Feig, B., Ross, M., Theriault, R., Ames, F., Kuerer, H., Physician recommendations and patient utilization of tamoxifen following surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ at a national comprehensive cancer center, Poster presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 4th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 05/2003
Chagpar, A., YEN, T.W., Sahin, A., Hunt, K.K., Whitman, G.J., Ames, F.C., Ross, M.I., Meric-Bernstam, F., Babiera, G.V., Singletary, S.E., Kuerer, H.M., Intraoperative margin assessment reduces re-excision rates in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ treated with breast-conserving surgery, Oral presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 4th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 05/2003
YEN, T.W., Shapiro, S.E., Gagel, R.F., Sherman, S.I., Lee, J.E., Evans, D.B., Medullary thyroid carcinoma: Results of a standardized surgical approach in a contemporary series of 80 consecutive patients, Oral presentation at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 24th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 05/2003
Khakpour, N.*, Zager, J.S., YEN, T.W., Stephens, T, Kuerer, H.M., Meric-Bernstam, F., Singletary, E.S., Ross, M.I., Hunt, K.K., Babiera, G.V., The role of ultrasound in surgical management of patients diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast, Poster presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 6th Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, 04/2005
Sugg, S.L., McAllister, D.M., Komorowski, R.A., Hessner, M.J., Shilyanski, J., YEN, T.W., Wilson, S.D., Use of tissue microarray to evaluate clinical utility of genes overexpressed in a metastatic thyroid cancer cell line, Poster presentation at The Endocrine Society 87th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 06/2005
Jayaraman, V.*, YEN, T.W., Krzywda, E., Wilson, S.D., Sugg, S.L, Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: How often is it possible?, Poster presentation at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 15th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 04/2006
Balck, K.*, Krzywda, E., Sugg, S., YEN, T.W., Wilson S., Predictors of an elevated parathyroid (PTH) level after curative parathyroidectomy, Poster presentation at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 15th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 04/2006
Sugg, S.L., McAllister, D.M., Komorowski, R.A., Rowe, J., YEN, T.W., Wilson, S.D., Shilyansky, J., Targeting EphA2 inhibits invasiveness of thyroid cancer cells, Poster presentation at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 27th Annual Meeting, New York, NY, 05/2006
Sugg, S.L., McAllister, D.M., Komorowski, R.A., Rowe, J., YEN, T.W., Wilson, S.D., Shilyansky, J., Targeting EphA2 inhibits invasiveness of thyroid cancer cells, Poster presentation at The Endocrine Society’s 2006 Annual Meeting “Endo 2006”, Boston, MA, 06/2006
Wang, T.S., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., YEN, T.W.F., The management of thyroid nodules discovered during preoperative localization for parathyroidectomy, Poster presentation at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 29th Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA, 04/2008
Tallar, M.T.*, YEN, T.W., Wang, T.S., Krzywda, E.Z., Wilson, S.D., Pappas, S.G., Incidental thyroid nodules: What is the likelihood of malignancy?, Oral presentation at The Fourth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Fort Myers, FL, 02/2009
McGuire, C.A.*, YEN, T.W., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., Wang, T.S., Recurrent thyroid carcinoma: vicissitudes in diagnosis, Oral presentation at The Fourth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Fort Myers, FL, 02/2009
YEN, T., Guo, C., Sparapani, R., Laud, P., Walker, A., Nattinger, A., Body mass index is not a risk factor for lymphedema in older breast cancer women, Poster presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 10th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 04/2009
Wilson, S.D., Wang, T.S., Pappas, S.G., Krzywda, E.A., Scheel, J.L., YEN, T., Primary hyperparathyroidism with history of head and neck irradiation: A mandate for thyroid ultrasound before parathyroidectomy, Poster presentation at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 30th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, 05/2009
Chen, H., Wang, T., YEN, T., Doffek, K., Krzywda, E., Schaefer, S., Sippel, R.S., Wilson, S., Operative failures after parathyroidectomy for hyperparathyroidism: The influence of surgeon volume, Oral presentation at the 130th Annual American Surgical Association Meeting, Chicago, IL, 04/2010
Kong, A.K., Saving, A.*, Rathke, S., Basir, A., YEN, T.W., Racial differences in the surgical management of papillary lesions diagnosed by core needle biopsy, Poster presentation at the 34th Annual Symposium of the American Society of Breast Disease, New York, NY, 04/2010
Cayo, A.K.*, YEN, T.W., Misustin, S.M., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Who needs calcium supplementation after total thyroidectomy? Preliminary results of a prospective study, Oral presentation at The Sixth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, CA, 02/2011
Wade, T.*, YEN, T., Wang, T., Predicting single-gland disease in patients with normocalcemic primary hyperparathyroidism: The role of ionized calcium and preoperative imaging, Oral presentation at The Sixth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, CA, 02/2011
Kong, A.L., YEN, T.W., Pezzin, L.E., Miao, H., Sparapani, R.A., Laud, P.W., Nattinger, A.B., Socioeconomic, racial and geographic differences in hospital utilization in breast cancer patients, Poster presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 12th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 04/2011
Wade, T.J.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wilson, S.D., Wang, T.S., Lithium-associated hyperparathyroidism: A tale of two surgical approaches, Poster presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 32nd Annual Meeting, Houston, TX, 04/2011
Sparks, I., Prior, P., Xiang, Q., Li, A., YEN, T.W., White, J., Lymphedema and arm symptoms following 3-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3DCRT) for node positive breast cancer patients, Poster presentation at Breast Cancer Symposium 2011, San Francisco, CA, 09/2011
Amin, A.L.*,Wu, S., YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Wang, TS., Radioactive iodine: An unlikely cause of primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at the Seventh Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/2012
26. Leiker, A.J.*, YEN, T.W., Eastwood, D.C., Doffek, K., Szabo, A., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Factors that influence parathyroid hormone half-life: Are new intraoperative criteria needed?, Oral presentation at the Seventh Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/2012
Wang, T.S., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Effects of prophylactic central compartment neck dissection on serum thyroglobulin and recommendations for radioactive iodine adjuvant therapy in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer, Oral presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 65 Annual Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL, 03/2012
Amin, A.L.*, Wang, T.S., Mazeh, H., Froyshteter, B.S., Wade, T.J., Sippel, R.S., Chen H., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Correlation of preoperative imaging with operative approach in adrenocortical carcinoma, Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 65 Annual Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL, 03/2012
Carsello, C.B.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy in patients with discordant or negative imaging: Can a 5-minute IOPTH predict long-term normocalcemia?, Poster presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 33rd Annual Meeting, Iowa City, IA, 04/29/2012 - 05/01/2012
Amin, A.*, Mazeh, H., Froyshteter, B.A., Wang, T., Evans, D., Sippel, R., Chen, H., YEN, T.W., Is prior same quadrant surgery a contraindication to laparoscopic adrenalectomy?, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 33rd Annual Meeting, Iowa City, IA, 04/29/2012 - 05/01/2012
Cayo, A.K.*, YEN, T.W., Misustin S.M., Wall, K., Wilson, S.D., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Predicting the need for calcium and calcitriol supplementation after total thyroidectomy: Results of a prospective, randomized study, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 33rd Annual Meeting, Iowa City, IA, 04/29/2012 - 05/01/2012
Kong, A.L., Kelley, K.A., YEN, T.W., The prognostic significance of axillary lymph node ratio in Stage II/III breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy, Poster presentation at The American Society of Breast Surgeons 13th Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 04/2012
Broome, J.T., YEN, T., Wang, T.S., Fan, K., Chen, X., Nookala, R., Mendez, W., Solorzano, C.C., Open adrenalectomy in the era of minimally invasive surgery: Selection patterns and outcomes, Oral presentation at the Eight Annual Academic Surgical Congress, New Orleans, LA, 02/05/2013
Yong, H.M.*, YEN, T.W., Hunt, B., Wilson, S.D., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Thyroid follicular neoplasms in the elderly: Does the risk of malignancy justify thyroidectomy., Oral presentation at the Eight Annual Academic Surgical Congress, New Orleans, LA, 02/07/2013
Carr, A.A.*, YEN, T.W., Cayo, A.K., Misustin, S.M., Wall, K., Evans, D., Wang, T.S., A single parathyroid hormone level obtained 4 hours after total thyroidectomy predicts the need for postoperative calcium supplementation, Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 66th Annual Cancer Symposium, Washington, DC, 03/07/2013 - 03/09/2013
Leiker, A.*, YEN, T.W., Cheung, K., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Cost-analysis of thyroid lobectomy and intraoperative frozen section vs. total thyroidectomy in patients with a cytological diagnosis of “suspicious for papillary thyroid carcinoma.”, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 34th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 04/14/2013 - 04/16/2013
O’Connell, K.*, YEN, T.W., Shaker, J.L., Wilson, S.D., Evans, D.B., Wang, T., Low 24-hour urine calcium levels in patients with sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism: Is further evaluation warranted prior to parathyroidectomy?, Oral presentation at The Ninth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, San Diego, CA,, 02/04/2014 - 02/06/2014
Berg, R.W.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wilson, S.D., Wang, T., Utility of routine intraoperative frozen section and expedited final pathology for patients undergoing thyroid lobectomy, Oral presentation at The Ninth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, San Diego, CA, 02/04/2014 - 02/06/2014
Lai, V.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D., Wang, T.S., The effect of thyroiditis on the yield of central compartment lymph nodes in patients with papillary thyroid cancer, Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 67th Annual Cancer Symposium, Phoenix, AZ, 03/12/2014 - 03/15/2014
Carr, A.A., YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wang, T., Intraoperative parathyroid hormone level spikes: Do they predict single gland disease, Oral presentation at The Tenth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/03/2015 - 02/05/2015
Glenn, J.*, YEN, T., Evans, D., Wang, T., Body mass index and vitamin D deficiency in multi-gland primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at The Tenth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/03/2015 - 02/05/2015
Yong, H.M.*, YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B., Wang, T, Accuracy of surgeons in predicting the dose of levothyroxine after total thyroidectomy, Oral presentation at The Tenth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/03/2015 - 02/05/2015
43. Lai, V.*, YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Carr, A.A., Carroll, T.B., Fareau, G.G., Evans, D., Wang, T.S., Implications of delayed normalization of serum calcium levels after presumed curative parathyroidectomy, Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 68th Annual Cancer Symposium, Houston, TX, 03/26/2015 - 03/28/2015
Glenn, J.A.*, Kiernan, C.M., YEN, T.W., Solorzano, C.C., Carr, A.A., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S., Management of suspected adrenal metastases at two academic medical centers, Oral presentation at the 28th Annual Scientific Assembly of the Society of Black Academic Surgeons, Chapel Hill, NC, 04/09/2015 - 04/11/2015
Ortiz, D.I.*, Findling, J.W., Carroll, T.B., Javorsky, B.R., Carr, A.A., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Wang, T.S., Cosyntropin stimulation testing on postoperative day 1 allows for selective glucocorticoid replacement therapy in patients undergoing adrenalectomy for hypercortisolism: Results of a novel, multidisciplinary institutional protocol, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 36th Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 05/17/2015 - 05/19/2015
Jin SX*, YEN TW, Carr AA, Lalande B, Doffek K, Evans DB, Wang TS., Frailty markers and thyroid/parathyroid surgical outcomes in the elderly, Oral presentation at The 11th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Jacksonville, FL, 02/02/2016 - 02/04/2016
Morris RS*, YEN TW, Carr AA, Wilson SD, Evans DB., Institutional experience with concurrent endocrine and other surgical procedures, Oral presentation at The 11th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Jacksonville, FL,, 02/02/2016 - 02/04/2016
Kim J*, Wang TS, Doffek KM, Carr AA, Evans DB, YEN TW., Racial disparities in presentation and management in hyperparathyroidism patients prior to surgery, Oral presentation at The 11th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Jacksonville, FL, 02/02/2016 - 02/04/2016
Coan KE*, Kiernan CM, Solorzano CC, YEN TW, Findling JW, Kidambi S, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS, Extent of elevation of serum aldosterone in patients with primary aldosteronism: Can we forgo adrenal venous sampling?, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 37th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 04/10/2016 - 04/12/2016
La J*, Wang TS, Hammad AY, Burgardt LA, Doffek KM, Carr AA, Shaker JL, Carroll TB, Evans DB, YEN TW, Curative parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism improves sleep quality: A prospective study, Oral presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 37th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 04/10/2016 - 04/12/2016
Hammad AY*, YEN TW, Wang TS, Disparities in access to care and outcomes in patients with adrenocortical carcinoma, Inaugural Meeting of the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons, Palo Alto, CA,, 09/24/2016
Coan KE*, YEN TW, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS., Techniques for intraoperative identification and confirmation of parathyroid tissue: Results from a survey of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Oral Scientific Forum presentation at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2016, Washington, DC, 10/16/2016 - 10/20/2016
Affi M*, Javorsky B, YEN T, Doffek K, Hunt B, Tolat P, Carroll T, Giorgadze T, Carr A, Evans D, Wang T, Gene-expression classifier testing in the management of cytologically indeterminate thyroid nodules, Oral presentation at The 12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/07/2017
Park J*, YEN TW, Doffek K, Coan KE, Wang TS, Use ofi2b2 cohort discovery tool to identify potentially unrecognized primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at The 12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV, 02/07/2017
Murphy EEK,* Affi M, Javorsky BR, YEN TW, Doffek K, Fareau GG, Hunt B, Tolat PP, Carroll TB, Giorgadze T, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS, Malignancy rate of thyroid nodules and role of gene expression classifier testing at an academic institution., Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology 2017Annual Cancer Symposium, Seattle, WA, 03/15/2017 - 03/18/2017
Murphy E,* YEN T, Doffek K, Carr A, Wilson S, Evans D, Wang T., Intrathyroidal and subcapsular parathyroid glands: An elusive etiology of primary hyperparathyroidism, Oral presentation at the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Second Annual Meeting, Birmingham, AL, 09/21/2017 - 09/22/2017
YEN T, Neuner J, Nattinger M, McGinley E, Nattinger A, Laud P, Pezzin L., The impact of Choosing Wisely on utilization of ineffective or unproven breast cancer care, Poster presentation at the Society of Surgical Oncology 71st Annual Cancer Symposium, Chicago, IL, 03/22/2018
Mazotas IG,* YEN TWF, Doffek K, Shaker J, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS., Does the number of glands resected at initial operation affect time to recurrence?, Oral presentation at the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Third Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 09/27/2018 - 09/28/2018
Beyer KMM, Zhou Y, Laud PW, Young S, YEN T, Osypuk T, Nattinger AB, The Breast Cancer, Race and Place Study, Oral presentation at the American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 04/05/2019
Park SH*, YEN TW, Rilling W, Doffek K, Findling JW, Magill SB, Kidambi S, Patel D, Evans DB, Wang TS, Utility of epinephrine levels in determining adrenal vein cannulation during adrenal venous sampling for primary aldosteronism, Oral presentation at the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Fourth Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 09/27/2019
Drake J*, Dominguez D, Martin S, Diggs L, YEN TW, Evans DB, Wang TS, Dickson PV, Patel D, Does the extent of thyroidectomy affect survival?, Oral presentation at The 15th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Orlando, FL, 02/06/2020
Dream S, YEN TW, Doffek K, Evans DB, Wang TS., Variation in parathyroid adenoma size in patients with sporadic, primary hyperparathyroidism: Small gland does not preclude single gland disease, Poster presentation at The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 41st Annual Meeting, Birmingham, AL. Conference cancelled due to Covid-19., 04/2020
Dream S, YEN TW, Doffek K, Evans DB, Wang TS., Adrenal tumor size alone remains an indication for adrenalectomy, Oral presentation at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2020, Scientific Forum 171 (Endocrine Surgery II), Chicago, IL, 10/03/2020
Kang M*, Wang TS, Yen TWF, Doffek K, Evans DB, Dream S., The clinical utility of preoperative thyroglobulin for surgical decision making in thyroid disease, Quickshot oral presentation at the 16th Annual Academic Surgical Congress (virtual meeting), Virtual, 02/02/2021
66. Park S*, Scotting O, YEN TW, Evans DB, Wang TS, Dream S, Underdiagnosis of hyperparathyroidism in patients with osteoarthritis undergoing arthroplasty, Oral presentation at the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons 6th Annual Meeting, Scientific Session I: Endocrine Surgery, Chicago, IL, 09/25/2021
 
International
Greenblatt, D.Y.*, Chen, H., Sugg, S.L., Wilson, S.D., Haymart, M., Krzywda, E.A., Starling, J., Mack, E., YEN, T., Thyroid surgery improves perception of swallowing function in patients with thyroid disease, Poster presentation at the 42nd World Congress of the International Society of Surgery, Montreal, CA, 08/2007
Lu T*, Jorns J, Patton M, Emmrich A, Risher R, Gilat-Schmidt T, Ye DH, Yen T, Yu B, Intraoperative imaging of breast tumor margins using a UV fluorescence scanning microscope, Poster presentation at Advances in Optics for Biotechnology, Medicine and Surgery XVI: An ECI Conference Series, Quebec, CA, 06/02/2019 - 06/05/2019
3. Yu B, Lu T*, Jorns J, Patton M, Fisher R, Emmrich A, Doehring T, Gilat-Schmidt T, Ye DH, YEN T, Deep UV scanning microscopy for breast tumor margin imaging, 2019 Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 10/16/2019 - 10/19/2019
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2004 - 07/2006 Member, Institutional Review Board Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2008 - 06/2011 Member, fMRI/Adult Physiology Data System and Monitoring Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2009 - 01/2010 Chair, Chief of Surgical Oncology Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2010 - 06/2021 Member, Department of Surgery Program Evaluation Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2010 - Present Reviewer, Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Pilot Grant Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2011 - 2013 Member, Van Deuren Endowed Chair for Breast Cancer Research Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2011 - 2019 Member, MCWAH Research Awards Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
2011 - 2017 Reviewer, Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Clinical/Translational Research Career Development Award (K12) Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2012 - 2014 Reviewer, MCW Cancer Center, Independent Seed Grants in Breast or Prostate Cancer Research, Medical College of Wisconsin
2013 Member, Population Sciences Work Group, Medical College of Wisconsin
2013 - 2016 Member, Cancer Center Scientific Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2013 Reviewer, Medical College of Wisconsin’s Woman’s Health Research Program (WHRP) Awards Grants, Medical College of Wisconsin
02/2014 - 2017 Reviewer, Cancer Center Clinical Research Seed Grant Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2014 - 2017 Reviewer, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Program (PCORP) Seed Grant Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
05/2016 - Present Member, MCW Caancer Center Clinical Research Executive Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2016 - Present Member, MCW Bioinformatics ad hoc Faculty Advisory Group, Medical College of Wisconsin
2016 - 2018 Member, MCP Population Health Management Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2017 - 2020 Reviewer, Cancer Center Clinical-Translational Science Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/01/2019 - 06/30/2022 Elected Member, Nominating Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2019 Elected Member, Chair of Pathology Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2019 - Present Reviewer, We Care Scientific Review Committee, Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/2020 - 2021 Member, MCW Cancer Center Biostatistical Shared Resource Director Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2020 - 2021 Member, Department of Surgery Research Infrastructure Advisory Committee, Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin
2020 - Present Member, Cancer Center Pilot Grant Program Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2020 - Present Member, MCW Cancer Center Research Council, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Community/Lay Public
08/2004 Television interview regarding study by Neuner, J.M., et al.: “Decentralization of Breast Cancer Surgery in the United States”. Cancer Sept. 15, 2004. Aired on WTMJ-TV and WITI-TV on August 9, 2004.
10/2006 Interview for “Portraits of courage” article about young women with breast cancer, M Magazine, October 2006
10/2008 Television and radio interview for “Every Day Health” segment regarding breast cancer. Aired on WTMJ-TV and 620 AM radio.
10/2012 Television and radio interview for “Every Day Health” segment regarding breast cancer. Aired on WTMJ-TV and 620 AM radio.
 
Medical Student Education
09/2004 - 09/2005 Presenter, surgical oncology lecture, second-year medical student Pathology course (1 hour/year)
07/2005 - 06/2010 Presenter, breast surgery lecture, junior medical student surgery rotation curriculum (6 hours/year)
2005 - Present Preceptor, weekly junior medical student surgery rotation teaching rounds (4-8 hours/year)
2005 - Present Examiner, oral examination for senior medical students (1-2 hours/year)
01/09/2013 Panelist, Women’s Faculty Council M1/M2 Dinner
 
Resident and Fellow Education
01/13/2005 Presenter, general surgery resident ultrasound curriculum course (2 hours/year)
2005 - 2008 Presenter, postoperative breast care issues lecture, general surgery intern core curriculum (1 hour/ year)
02/15/2006 Presenter, adrenal tumors and disorders lecture, general surgery residency core curriculum (1 hour)
03/15/2006 Presenter, general surgery resident ultrasound curriculum course (2 hours/year)
2006 - Present Presenter, breast diseases (benign and malignant) lectures, PGY-2 general surgery residency core curriculum (2-4 hours per year)
2006 - 2008 Clinical preceptor, general surgery residency breast surgery rotation at Froedtert Hospital (1 resident per rotation; 6-7 residents per year)
10/22/2008 Co-presenter, adrenal diseases lecture series, PGY 3-5 general surgery residency core curriculum (3 hours)
2010 - Present Presenter, thyroid diseases lecture, PGY 3-5 general surgery residency core curriculum (3 hours/year, every 3 years)
08/28/2017 Presenter, evaluation of thyroid nodules, PGY-2 general surgery residency core curriculum (1 hour/year)
 
Continuing Medical Education
08/2004 - 08/2007 Moderator, monthly Pancreaticobiliary Tumor Board (12 hours/year)
03/01/2006 Panelist, Department of Surgery Grand Rounds “Adrenal Tumors: When to operate” (1 hour)
10/22/2008 Presenter, Lymphedema After Breast Cancer Surgery: Have We Made Any Progress?”, Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR) Seminar (1 hour)
11/07/2012 Presenter, Surgeon Specialization and Use of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer,” Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR) Seminar (1 hour)
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Matthew Tallar, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2006 - 2008 Research co-mentor, Summer student/Honors program
Linda Czypinski, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2007 - 2008 Research co-mentor, Summer student/Honors program
Colleen Maguire, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2008 Research co-mentor, Summer student
Stephanie Vincent-Sheldon, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2011 Research mentor, Summer student and Physician scientist pathway
Susanna Wu, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2012 Research co-mentor, Summer student and Physician scientist pathway
Katharine Kelley, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010 - 2013 Research co-mentor, Summer student
Andrew Leiker, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2011 - 2014 Research co-mentor, Summer student
Holly Yong, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2012 - 2015 Research co-mentor, Summer student
Diana Zhao, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2013 - 2016 Research co-mentor, summer student
Justin La, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2013 - 2016 Research mentor, summer student, Physician scientist pathway advisor
Sierra Jin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2014 - 2015 Research co-mentor; Summer student 2014
Jean Kim, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2014 - 2015 Research Mentor; Summer Student 2014; Physician Scientist pathway advisor
Marina Affi, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2016 - 2017 Research co-mentor
Jiyoon Park, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2016 - 2018 Research co-mentor, Summer student
Kayla O'Sullivan, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2018 - Present Research co-mentor
 
Clinical/Research Fellows
Carrie Carsello, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2011 - 06/30/2012 Research mentor
Azadeh Carr, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013 Research mentor
Victoria Lai, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014 Research mentor
Diana Ortiz, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2015 Research mentor
Kathryn Coan, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2015 - Present Research mentor
Emily Murphy, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2016 - Present Research mentor
Ioanna Mazotas, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2017 - Present Research mentor
Lily Hsieh, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2018 - Present Research Mentor
 
Residents
Ciaran Bradley, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2005 - 2011 Advisor (General Surgery)
Emily Albright, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2006 - 2010 Advisor (General Surgery)
Rebecca Keim, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2006 - 2008 Advisor (General Surgery)
Kelli Pettit, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2007 - 2008 Research Advisor
Camellia Racu, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2007 Research Advisor
Ashley Cayo, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2008 - 2013 Advisor (General Surgery)
Ashley Cayo, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2013 Research Advisor
Tom Wade, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010 - 2012 Co-Research Advisor
Amanda Amin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010 - 2013 Research Advisor
Ryan Berg, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2013 - Present Co-Research Advisor
Jason Glenn, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2014 - Present Co-Research Advisor
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Graduate Students
PhD Committees
Tongtong Lu, Marquette University, 2017 - 2021 Rapid and automated assessment of tumor margins during breast-conserving surgery using a deep ultraviolet fluorescence scanning microscope
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Resident
2006 - 2008 Designed and coordinated the general surgery resident’s breast surgery rotation at Froedtert Hospital (2006-2008). This well-liked rotation was ended in 2008 due to resident manpower issues
Faculty
05/02/2009 Course Co-director, 1st Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee, WI
06/05/2010 Course Co-director, 2nd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee,WI
05/13/2011 - 05/14/2011 Course Co-director, 3rd Annual Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Update: Current Concepts in the Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Tumors, Milwaukee,WI
05/10/2013 - 05/11/2013 Course Co-director, Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI
05/30/2014 - 05/31/2014 Course Co-director, Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI
10/03/2014 Organizing Committee, Melodie Wilson Oldenburg Breast Cancer Symposium, Milwaukee, WI
06/19/2015 - 06/20/2015 Course Co-director, Medical College of Wisconsin/ M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Endocrine Surgery Symposium, Milwaukee, WI
 
Research Programs
2007 - Present Endocrine Surgery research program. Organize clinical research efforts and run research meetings (1-2 hours/week).
2008 - 2013 Breast Surgery research program. Organize clinical research efforts and run research meetings (1-2 hours/every other week).
 
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
09/23/2006 Lecturer, ABCD (After Breast Cancer Diagnosis) Mentor Training: Medical Update, St. Lukes Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
03/03/2007 Lecturer, ABCD (After Breast Cancer Diagnosis) Mentor Training: Medical Update, Gateway Technical College, Kenosha, WI
10/11/2008 Lecturer, ABCD (After Breast Cancer Diagnosis) Mentor Training: Medical Update, YWCA, Milwaukee, WI
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Yen TW, Sandgren EP, Liggitt HD, Palmiter RD, Zhou W, Hinds TR, Grippo PJ, McDonald JM, Robinson LM, Bell RH Jr. The gastrin receptor promotes pancreatic growth in transgenic mice. Pancreas. 2002 Mar;24(2):121-9.
2. Yen TW, Aardal NP, Bronner MP, Thorning DR, Savard CE, Lee SP, Bell RH Jr. Myofibroblasts are responsible for the desmoplastic reaction surrounding human pancreatic carcinomas. Surgery. 2002 Feb;131(2):129-34.
3. Karmy-Jones R, Yen T, Cornejo C. Pericarditis after trauma resulting in delayed cardiac tamponade. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Jul;74(1):239-41.
4. Yen TW, Mann GN, Lawton TJ, Livingston RB, Anderson BO. An axillary recurrence of breast cancer following a negative sentinel lymph node biopsy. Breast J. 2003 May-Jun;9(3):234-6.
5. Chagpar A, Yen T, Sahin A, Hunt KK, Whitman GJ, Ames FC, Ross MI, Meric-Bernstam F, Babiera GV, Singletary SE, Kuerer HM. Intraoperative margin assessment reduces reexcision rates in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ treated with breast-conserving surgery. Am J Surg. 2003 Oct;186(4):371-7.
6. Yen TW, Shapiro SE, Gagel RF, Sherman SI, Lee JE, Evans DB. Medullary thyroid carcinoma: results of a standardized surgical approach in a contemporary series of 80 consecutive patients. Surgery. 2003 Dec;134(6):890-9; discussion 899-901.
7. Yen TW, Hunt KK, Mirza NQ, Thomas ES, Singletary SE, Babiera GV, Meric-Bernstam F, Buchholz TA, Feig BW, Ross MI, Ames FC, Theriault RL, Kuerer HM. Physician recommendations regarding tamoxifen and patient utilization of tamoxifen after surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ. Cancer. 2004 Mar 01;100(5):942-9.
8. Yen TW, Hunt KK, Ross MI, Mirza NQ, Babiera GV, Meric-Bernstam F, Singletary SE, Symmans WF, Giordano SH, Feig BW, Ames FC, Kuerer HM. Predictors of invasive breast cancer in patients with an initial diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: a guide to selective use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in management of ductal carcinoma in situ. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Apr;200(4):516-26.
9. Khakpour N, Zager JS, Yen T, Stephens T, Kuerer HM, Singletary ES, Ross MI, Hunt KK, Babiera GV. The role of ultrasound in the surgical management of patients diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. Breast J. 2006 May-Jun;12(3):212-5.
10. Yen TW, Wilson SD, Krzywda EA, Sugg SL. The role of parathyroid hormone measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism. Surgery. 2006 Oct;140(4):665-72; discussion 672-4.
11. Gonzalez RJ, Buzdar AU, Fraser Symmans W, Yen TW, Broglio KR, Lucci A, Esteva FJ, Yin G, Kuerer HM. Novel clinical trial designs for treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast with trastuzumab (herceptin). Breast J. 2007 Jan-Feb;13(1):72-5.
12. Yen TW, Kuerer HM, Ottesen RA, Rouse L, Niland JC, Edge SB, Theriault RL, Weeks JC. Impact of randomized clinical trial results in the national comprehensive cancer network on the use of tamoxifen after breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Aug 01;25(22):3251-8.
13. Yen TW, Wang TS, Doffek KM, Krzywda EA, Wilson SD. Reoperative parathyroidectomy: an algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach. Surgery. 2008 Oct;144(4):611-9; discussion 619-21.
14. Wilson SD, Krzywda EA, Zhu YR, Yen TW, Wang TS, Sugg SL, Pappas SG. The influence of surgery in MEN-1 syndrome: observations over 150 years. Surgery. 2008 Oct;144(4):695-701; discussion 701-2.
15. Yen TW, Fan X, Sparapani R, Laud PW, Walker AP, Nattinger AB. A contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older women with breast cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Apr;16(4):979-88.
16. Yen TW, Sparapani RA, Guo C, Neuner JM, Laud PW, Nattinger AB. Elderly breast cancer survivors accurately self-report key treatment information. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Feb;58(2):410-2. PMCID: PMC2972547
17. Yen TW, Czypinski LK, Sparapani RA, Guo C, Laud PW, Pezzin LE, Nattinger AB. Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors. Cancer. 2011 Jan 15;117(2):398-405. PMCID: PMC3010527
18. Chen H, Wang TS, Yen TW, Doffek K, Krzywda E, Schaefer S, Sippel RS, Wilson SD. Operative failures after parathyroidectomy for hyperparathyroidism: the influence of surgical volume. Ann Surg. 2010 Oct;252(4):691-5.
19. Wang TS, Cayo AK, Wilson SD, Yen TW. The value of postoperative parathyroid hormone levels in predicting the need for long-term vitamin D supplementation after total thyroidectomy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Mar;18(3):777-81.
20. Neuner JM, Yen TW, Sparapani RA, Laud PW, Nattinger AB. Fracture risk and adjuvant hormonal therapy among a population-based cohort of older female breast cancer patients. Osteoporos Int. 2011 Nov;22(11):2847-55. PMCID: PMC3166362
21. Amin AL, Wang TS, Wade TJ, Yen TW. Normal PTH levels in primary hyperparathyroidism: still the same disease? Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Nov;18(12):3437-42.
22. Kong AL, Yen TW, Pezzin LE, Miao H, Sparapani RA, Laud PW, Nattinger AB. Socioeconomic and racial differences in treatment for breast cancer at a low-volume hospital. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Oct;18(11):3220-7. PMCID: PMC3201787
23. Wilson SD, Doffek KM, Wang TS, Krzywda EA, Evans DB, Yen TW. Primary hyperparathyroidism with a history of head and neck irradiation: the consequences of associated thyroid tumors. Surgery. 2011 Oct;150(4):869-77.
24. Amin AL, Wang TS, Wade TJ, Quiroz FA, Hellman RS, Evans DB, Yen TW. Nonlocalizing imaging studies for hyperparathyroidism: where to explore first? J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Dec;213(6):793-9.
25. Wade TJ, Yen TW, Amin AL, Wang TS. Surgical management of normocalcemic primary hyperparathyroidism. World J Surg. 2012 Apr;36(4):761-6.
26. Wade TJ, Yen TW, Amin AL, Evans DB, Wilson SD, Wang TS. Focused parathyroidectomy with intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring in patients with lithium-associated primary hyperparathyroidism. Surgery 2013;153:718-722
27. Leiker AJ, Yen TW, Eastwood DC, Doffek KM, Szabo A, Evans DB, Wang TS. Factors that influence parathyroid hormone half-life: Determining if new intraoperative criteria are needed. JAMA Surg. 2013;148:602-606
28. Wang TS, Evans DB, Fareau GG, Carroll T, Yen TW. Effect of prophylactic central compartment neck dissection on serum thyroglobulin and recommendations for adjuvant radioactive iodine in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Dec;19(13):4217-22.
29. Carsello CB, Yen TW, Wang TS. Persistent elevation in serum parathyroid hormone levels in normocalcemic patients after parathyroidectomy: does it matter? Surgery. 2012 Oct;152(4):575-81; discussion 581-3.
30. Mazeh H, Froyshteter AB, Wang TS, Amin AL, Evans DB, Sippel RS, Chen H, Yen TW. Is previous same quadrant surgery a contraindication to laparoscopic adrenalectomy? Surgery. 2012 Dec;152(6):1211-7.
31. Cayo AK, Yen TW, Misustin SM, Wall K, Wilson SD, Evans DB, Wang TS. Predicting the need for calcium and calcitriol supplementation after total thyroidectomy: results of a prospective, randomized study. Surgery. 2012 Dec;152(6):1059-67. PMCID: PMC4538326
32. Sayko O, Pezzin LE, Yen TW, Nattinger AB. Diagnosis and treatment of lymphedema after breast cancer: a population-based study. PM R. 2013 Nov;5(11):915-23. PMCID: PMC3889213
33. O’Connell K, Yen TW, Quiroz F, Evans DB, Wang TS. The utility of routine preoperative cervical ultrasound in patients undergoing thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer. Surgery 2013; 154:697-703
34. Leiker AJ, Yen TW, Cheung K, Evans DB, Wang TS. Cost analysis of thyroid lobectomy and intraoperative frozen section versus total thyroidectomy in patients with a cytologic diagnosis of "suspicious for papillary thyroid cancer". Surgery. 2013 Dec;154(6):1307-13; discussion 1313-4.
35. Yen TW, Laud PW, Sparapani RA, Nattinger AB. Surgeon specialization and use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer. JAMA Surg. 2014 Feb;149(2):185-92. PMCID: PMC4005375
36. Neuner JM, Zokoe N, McGinley EL, Pezzin LE, Yen TW, Schapira MM, Nattinger AB. Quality of life among a population-based cohort of older patients with breast cancer. Breast. 2014 Oct;23(5):609-16. PMCID: PMC4184951
37. Yen TW, Laud PW, Sparapani RA, Li J, Nattinger AB. An algorithm to identify the development of lymphedema after breast cancer treatment. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Jun;9(2):161-71. PMCID: PMC4362809
38. Carr AA, Yen TW, Fareau GG, Cayo AK, Misustin SM, Evans DB, Wang TS. A single parathyroid hormone level obtained 4 hours after total thyroidectomy predicts the need for postoperative calcium supplementation. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Oct;219(4):757-64.
39. Nattinger AB, Pezzin LE, McGinley EL, Charlson JA, Yen TW, Neuner JM. Patient costs of breast cancer endocrine therapy agents under Medicare Part D vs with generic formulations. Springerplus. 2015;4:54. PMCID: PMC4320689
40. Kong AL, Saving A, Rathke S, Basir Z, Yen TW. Racial differences in the surgical management of papillary lesions diagnosed by core needle biopsy. Breast J. 2015 Mar-Apr;21(2):203-4.
41. O'Connell K, Yen TW, Shaker J, Wilson SD, Evans DB, Wang TS. Low 24-hour urine calcium levels in patients with sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism: is further evaluation warranted prior to parathyroidectomy? Am J Surg. 2015 Jul;210(1):123-8.
42. Lai V, Yen TW, Rose BT, Fareau GG, Misustin SM, Evans DB, Wang TS. The Effect of Thyroiditis on the Yield of Central Compartment Lymph Nodes in Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Dec;22(13):4181-6.
43. Glenn JA, Yen TW, Fareau GG, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. Institutional experience with lateral neck dissections for thyroid cancer. Surgery. 2015 Oct;158(4):972-8; discussion 978-80.
44. Berg RW, Yen TW, Evans DB, Hunt B, Quiroz FA, Wilson SD, Wang TS. Analysis of an institutional protocol for thyroid lobectomy: Utility of routine intraoperative frozen section and expedited (overnight) pathology. Surgery. 2016 Feb;159(2):512-7.
45. Pezzin LE, Laud P, Yen TW, Neuner J, Nattinger AB. Reexamining the Relationship of Breast Cancer Hospital and Surgical Volume to Mortality: An Instrumental Variable Analysis. Med Care. 2015 Dec;53(12):1033-9. PMCID: PMC4648647
46. Ortiz DI, Findling JW, Carroll TB, Javorsky BR, Carr AA, Evans DB, Yen TW, Wang TS. Cosyntropin stimulation testing on postoperative day 1 allows for selective glucocorticoid replacement therapy after adrenalectomy for hypercortisolism: Results of a novel, multidisciplinary institutional protocol. Surgery. 2016 Jan;159(1):259-65.
47. Nattinger AB, Pezzin LE, McGinley EL, Charlson JA, Yen TW, Neuner JM. Erratum to: Patient costs of breast cancer endocrine therapy agents under Medicare Part D vs with generic formulations. Springerplus. 2015;4:531. PMCID: PMC4577495
48. Glenn JA, Kiernan CM, Yen TW, Solorzano CC, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. Management of suspected adrenal metastases at 2 academic medical centers. Am J Surg. 2016 Apr;211(4):664-70.
49. Lai V, Yen TW, Doffek K, Carr AA, Carroll TB, Fareau GG, Evans DB, Wang TS. Delayed Calcium Normalization After Presumed Curative Parathyroidectomy is Not Associated with the Development of Persistent or Recurrent Primary Hyperparathyroidism. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 07;23(7):2310-4.
50. Glenn JA, Yen TW, Javorsky BR, Rose BG, Carr AA, Doffek KM, Evans DB, Wang TS. Association between body mass index and multigland primary hyperparathyroidism. J Surg Res. 2016 May 01;202(1):132-8.
51. Ortiz DI, Findling JW, Carroll TB, Javorsky BR, Carr AA, Evans DB, Yen TW, Wang TS. Response to comments on: Cosyntropin stimulation testing on postoperative day 1 allows for selective glucocorticoid replacement therapy following adrenalectomy for hypercortisolism: Results of a novel, multidisciplinary institutional protocol. Surgery. 2016 07;160(1):249-250.
52. Yen TWF, Li J, Sparapani RA, Laud PW, Nattinger AB. The interplay between hospital and surgeon factors and the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Aug;95(31):e4392. PMCID: PMC4979807
53. Coan KE, Yen TWF, Carr AA, Bullock M, Colon-Franco JM, Evans DB, Wang TS. Intraoperative ex vivo parathyroid aspiration: A point-of-care test to confirm parathyroid tissue. Surgery. 2016 10;160(4):850-857.
54. Pezzin LE, Laud P, Neuner J, Yen TW, Nattinger AB. A statewide controlled trial intervention to reduce use of unproven or ineffective breast cancer care. Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 09;50:150-6. PMCID: PMC5565266
55. Yen TW, Pezzin LE, Li J, Sparapani R, Laud PW, Nattinger AB. Effect of hospital volume on processes of breast cancer care: A National Cancer Data Base study. Cancer. 2017 05 15;123(6):957-966.
56. Carr AA, Yen TW, Wilson SD, Evans DB, Wang TS. Using parathyroid hormone spikes during parathyroidectomy to guide intraoperative decision-making. J Surg Res. 2017 03;209:162-167.
57. La J, Wang TS, Hammad AY, Burgardt L, Doffek K, Carr AA, Shaker JL, Carroll TB, Evans DB, Yen TW. Parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism improves sleep quality: A prospective study. Surgery. 2017 01;161(1):25-34.
58. Morris R, Yen TWF, Doffek K, Carr AA, Wilson SD, Evans DB, Wang TS. Concurrent endocrine and other surgical procedures: an institutional experience. J Surg Res. 2017 05 01;211:107-113.
59. Hammad AY, Yen TWF, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. Disparities in access to care and outcomes in patients with adrenocortical carcinoma. J Surg Res. 2017 06 01;213:138-146.
60. Yen TWF, Laud PW, Pezzin LE, McGinley EL, Wozniak E, Sparapani R, Nattinger AB. Prevalence and Consequences of Axillary Lymph Node Dissection in the Era of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer. Med Care. 2018 01;56(1):78-84. PMCID: PMC5725235
61. Wang TS, Kline G, Yen TW, Yin Z, Liu Y, Rilling W, So B, Findling JW, Evans DB, Pasieka JL. A Multi-institutional Comparison of Adrenal Venous Sampling in Patients with Primary Aldosteronism: Caution Advised if Successful Bilateral Adrenal Vein Sampling is Not Achieved. World J Surg. 2018 02;42(2):466-472.
62. Mazotas IG, Yen TWF, Park J, Liu Y, Eastwood DC, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. A postoperative parathyroid hormone-based algorithm to reduce symptomatic hypocalcemia following completion/total thyroidectomy: A retrospective analysis of 591 patients. Surgery. 2018 10;164(4):746-753.
63. Dickson PV, Kim L, Yen TWF, Yang A, Grubbs EG, Patel D, Solórzano CC. Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy, Treatment for Advanced Disease, and Genetic Considerations for Adrenocortical Carcinoma: An Update from the SSO Endocrine and Head and Neck Disease Site Working Group. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Nov;25(12):3453-3459.
64. Yen TWF, Nattinger AB, McGinley EL, Fergestrom N, Pezzin LE, Laud PW. Investigating the Association Between Advanced Practice Providers and Chemotherapy-Related Adverse Events in Women With Breast Cancer: A Nested Case-Control Study. J Oncol Pract. 2018 Oct 10:JOP1800277.
65. Dickson PV, Kim L, Yen TWF, Yang A, Grubbs EG, Patel D, Solórzano CC. Evaluation, Staging, and Surgical Management for Adrenocortical Carcinoma: An Update from the SSO Endocrine and Head and Neck Disease Site Working Group. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Nov;25(12):3460-3468.
66. Carr AA, Yen TWF, Ortiz DI, Hunt BC, Fareau G, Massey BL, Campbell BH, Doffek KL, Evans DB, Wang TS. Patients with Oncocytic Variant Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Have a Similar Prognosis to Matched Classical Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Controls. Thyroid. 2018 11;28(11):1462-1467.
67. Asan O, Nattinger AB, Gurses AP, Tyszka JT, Yen TWF. Oncologists' Views Regarding the Role of Electronic Health Records in Care Coordination. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2018 12;2:1-12.
68. Schapira MM, Fletcher KE, Ganschow PS, Jacobs EA, Walker CM, Smallwood AJ, Gil D, Faghri A, Kong AL, Yen TW, McDunn S, Marcus E, Neuner JM. Improving Communication in Breast Cancer Treatment Consultation: Use of a Computer Test of Health Numeracy. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 10;28(10):1407-1417. PMCID: PMC6797073
69. Neuner JM, Nattinger AB, Yen T, McGinley E, Nattinger M, Pezzin LE. Temporal trends and regional variation in the utilization of low-value breast cancer care: has the Choosing Wisely campaign made a difference? Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Jul;176(1):205-215. PMCID: PMC6687306
70. Yen TWF, Aardal NP, Bronner MP, Thorning DR, Savard CE, Lee SP, Bell RH. Myofibroblasts are responsible for the desmoplastic reaction surrounding human pancreatic carcinomas Surgery. 2002;131(2):129-134.
71. Yen TWF, Laud PW, McGinley EL, Pezzin LE, Nattinger AB. Prevalence and scope of advanced practice provider oncology care among Medicare beneficiaries with breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2020 Jan;179(1):57-65.
72. Mazotas IG, Yen TWF, Doffek K, Shaker JL, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. Persistent/Recurrent Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Does the Number of Abnormal Glands Play a Role? J Surg Res. 2020 02;246:335-341.
73. Coan KE, Yen TWF, Carr AA, Evans DB, Wang TS. Confirmation of Parathyroid Tissue: Are Surgeons Aware of New and Novel Techniques? J Surg Res. 2020 02;246:139-144.
74. Patel D, Phay JE, Yen TWF, Dickson PV, Wang TS, Garcia R, Yang AD, Solórzano CC, Kim LT. Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma from the SSO Endocrine/Head and Neck Disease-Site Work Group. Part 1 of 2: Advances in Pathogenesis and Diagnosis of Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 May;27(5):1329-1337.
75. Patel D, Phay JE, Yen TWF, Dickson PV, Wang TS, Garcia R, Yang AD, Kim LT, Solórzano CC. Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma from the SSO Endocrine and Head and Neck Disease Site Working Group, Part 2 of 2: Perioperative Management and Outcomes of Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 May;27(5):1338-1347.
76. Lu T, Jorns J, Patton M, Fisher R, Emmrich A, Doehring T, Gilat-Schmidt T, Ye DH, Yen T, Yu B. Deep UV fluorescence scanning microscopy for breast tumor margin detection Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. 2019;11229.
77. Hsieh LB, Yen TWF, Dream S, Patel D, Evans DB, Wang TS. Perioperative Management and Outcomes of Hyperthyroid Patients Unable to Tolerate Antithyroid Drugs. World J Surg. 2020 Nov;44(11):3770-3777.
78. Pan IW, Yen TWF, Huo J, Chen C, Smith BD, Shih YT. Choice of local therapy for young women with early-stage breast cancer who have young-aged children. Cancer. 2020 11 01;126(21):4761-4769.
79. Lu T, Jorns JM, Patton M, Fisher R, Emmrich A, Doehring T, Schmidt TG, Ye DH, Yen T, Yu B. Rapid assessment of breast tumor margins using deep ultraviolet fluorescence scanning microscopy. J Biomed Opt. 2020 11;25(12). PMCID: PMC7688317
80. Yen TWF, Garacci Z, Laud PW, Pezzin LE, Nattinger AB. Guideline-concordant treatment predicts survival: a National Cancer Database validation study of novel composite locoregional and systemic treatment scores among women with early stage breast cancer. Breast Cancer. 2021 May;28(3):698-709.
81. O'Sullivan K, Yen TWF, Doffek K, Dream S, Mazotas I, Evans DB, Wang TS. An Institutional experience with primary hyperparathyroidism in the elderly over two decades. Am J Surg. 2021 Sep;222(3):549-553.
82. Beyer KMM, Zhou Y, Laud PW, McGinley EL, Yen TWF, Jankowski C, Rademacher N, Namin S, Kwarteng J, Beltrán Ponce S, Nattinger AB. Mortgage Lending Bias and Breast Cancer Survival Among Older Women in the United States. J Clin Oncol. 2021 Sep 01;39(25):2749-2757. PMCID: PMC8407650
83. Lang N, Saxena D, Yen T, Jorns J, Yu B, Ye DH. Breast cancer magnification-independent multi-class histopathology classification using dual-step model Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. 2021;11603.
84. Dream S, Park S, Yen TW, Rilling W, Rein L, Doffek K, Findling JW, Magill SB, Kidambi S, Evans DB, Wang TS. Utility of Epinephrine Levels in Determining Adrenal Vein Cannulation During Adrenal Venous Sampling for Primary Aldosteronism. Endocr Pract. 2021 Sep 25.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. YEN, T.W., Wolff, R.A., Evans, D.B.: Neoplasms of the Ampulla of Vater. In: Kufe DW, Pollock RE, Weichselbaum RR, Bast RC, Gansler TS, Holland JF, Frei E (eds.), Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine, Sixth edition. BC Decker, Inc., Ontario, Canada, pp. 1615-21, 2003.
2. YEN, T.W., Abdalla, E.K., Pisters, P.W.T., Evans, D.B.: Pancreaticoduodenectomy. In: Von Hoff DD, Evans DB, Hruban RH (eds.), Pancreatic Cancer, First edition. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Boston, pp. 265-285, 2005.
3. YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B.: Resections for Neoplasms of the Pancreas: Proximal Resection. In: Clavien P, Sarr M, Fong Y, (eds.), Atlas of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, First edition. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 763-780, 2007.
4. YEN, T.W., Lorek, J.D., Basir, Z.: Nonepithelial Neoplasms of the Breast. In: Kuerer, HM (ed), Kuerer's Breast Surgical Oncology, First edition, McGraw-Hill, New York, pp. 251-267, 2010.
5. YEN, T.W., Johnson, C.P., Sugg, S.L.: Surgery for Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism: A) Secondary Hyperplasia, B) Tertiary Hyperplasia. In: Tufano R. Weber R.S., Zieger M (eds.), Atlas of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, First edition. Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2013.
6. Wang T.S.,YEN, T.W., Evans, D.B.: Parathyroid management in the MEN syndromes. In: Randolph G.W. (ed), Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands, Second Edition. Elsevier, Philadelphia, pp. 648-656, 2013.
7. YEN, T.W. Karl von Basedow. In: Pasieka JL, Lee, J. (eds), Surgical Endocrinopathies: Clinical Management and the Founding Figures. First edition. Springer, in press.
8. Sarr MG, Yen TWF, Evans DB, Pedrazzoli S, Pasquali C, Sperti C, Nakakura E, Duncan M, Eckhauser F. Resection for neoplasms of the pancreas Atlas of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery. 2007:763-798.
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. YEN, T.W., Kuerer, H.M.: Tamoxifen use following surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ. The American Journal of Oncology Review 3:392-398, 2004.
2. YEN, T.W.: Commentary on Porembka et al. Factors associated with lymph node assessment in ductal carcinoma in situ: Analysis of 1988-2002 SEER data. Breast Diseases: A Year Book Quarterly 20:43, 2009.
3. YEN, T.W.: Commentary on Sanli et al. Axillary recurrence after negative sentinel lymph node biopsy: Frequency and factors influencing recurrence on the long term. Breast Diseases: A Year Book Quarterly 20:415-416, 2010.
4. Yen TW, Evans DB. Do practice patterns reflect practice guidelines? Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 Jun;17(6):1478-80.
5. Yen TW, Wang TS. Subtotal parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism. Endocr Pract. 2011 Mar-Apr;17 Suppl 1:7-12.
6. Yen TW. Genetic testing for BRCA mutations can save lives. Arch Surg. 2011 Apr;146(4):479-80.
7. Wang TS, Yen TW. Readmission after thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy: What can we learn from NSQIP? Surgery. 2014 Dec;156(6):1419-22.
8. Yen TW. Selected Readings in General Surgery commentary on Adam MA, et al. “Same thyroid cancer, different national practice guidelines: when discordant American Thyroid Association and National Comprehensive Cancer Network surgery recommendations are associated with compromised patient outcome.”
9. YEN TWF. Selected Readings in General Surgery. 2016:42(4):e1. Review of: Adam MA, Goffredo P, Youngwirth L, Scheri RP, Roman SA, Sosa JA. Same thyroid cancer, different national practice guidelines: When discordant American Thyroid Association and National Comprehensive Cancer Network surgery recommendations are associated with compromised patient outcome. Available at: http://web2.facs.org/SRGS_Connect/wysk/wysk0716.cfm. Accessed July 6, 2016.
10. Yen TWF. Response to "Re-operative parathyroidectomy: An algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach" Surgery. September 2009;146(3):524-525.
11. Yen TWF. Use of tamoxifen after breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ American Journal of Hematology/ Oncology. January 2008;7(1):23-25.
12. Yen TWF. 3-41 Role of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Ductal Carcinoma-in-situ Treated by Mastectomy Breast Diseases. October 2007;18(3):284.
13. Yen TWF. 3-33 Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: An Evolving Approach at the University of Florida Breast Diseases. October 2006;17(3):258.
14. Yen TWF, Kuerer HM. Use of tamoxifen after surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ Breast Diseases. December 2004;15(3):227-231.
 
Abstracts
1. YEN, T.W., Zhou, W., Bell, R.H.: The gastrin receptor promotes pancreatic growth: Initial studies in a novel transgenic mouse. Oral presentation at the 41st Annual Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract Meeting at Digestive Disease Week 2000, San Diego, CA. Gastroenterology 118 (Suppl 2):A1053, 2000.
2. YEN, T.W., Aardal, N.P., Bronner, M.B., Thorning, D.R., Savard, C.E., Lee, R.H., Bell, R.H.: Myofibroblasts are responsible for the desmoplastic reaction surrounding human pancreatic carcinomas. Poster presentation at the American Pancreatic Association, November 2000, Chicago, IL. Pancreas 21:490, 2000.
3. YEN, T.W., Hunt, K., Thomas, E., Mirza, N., Meric, F., Babiera, G., Buchholz, T., Singletary, E., Feig, B., Ross, M., Theriault, R., Ames, F., Kuerer, H.: Tamoxifen (TAM) following surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS): Physician practices and perceptions. Poster presentation at the 56th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, Los Angeles, CA, March 2003. Ann Surg Oncol 10:S58, 2003.
4. YEN, T.W., Mirza, N., Hunt, K., Ross, M., Babiera, G., Singletary, S.E., Meric-Bernstam, F., Feig, B., Ames, F., Kuerer, H.: Predictors of invasive breast cancer in patients with an initial diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: A guide to the selective use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in the management of ductal carcinoma in situ. Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, New York, NY, March 2004. Ann Surg Oncol 11:S93, 2004.
5. Gonzalez, R.J.*, Buzdar, A.U., Symmans, W.F., YEN, T.W., Broglio, K., Yin, G., Kuerer, H.M.: Development of a neoadjuvant herceptin protocol for ductal carcinoma in-situ of the breast. Poster presentation at the 58th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, Atlanta, GA, March 2005. Ann Surg Oncol 12:S54-55, 2005.
6. Zager, J.S.*, Al-Refaie, W.B., Khakpour, N, YEN, T.W., Lin, E., Whitman, G., Hunt, K.K., Kuerer, H.M., Feig, B.W., Ames, F.C., Singletary, E.S., Ross, M.I., Babiera, G.V.: Is ultrasound of the breast useful in the management of ductal carcinoma in situ? Poster presentation at the 28th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, December 2005. Breast Cancer Res Treat (Suppl 1) 94: S209, 2005.
7. YEN, T.W., Kuerer H.M., Ottesen, R.A., Rouse, L., Niland, J.C., Edge, S.B., Theriault, R.L., Weeks, J.C.: Impact of randomized clinical trial results on the use of tamoxifen (TAM) following breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN). Poster presentation at the 29th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, December 2006. Breast Cancer Res Treat (Suppl 1) 100: S75, 2006.
8. Tallar, M.T.*, Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., YEN, T.W., Sugg, S.L.: Incidental thyroid cancers are increasing - are they clinically significant? Oral presentation at the Second Academic Surgical Congress, Phoenix, AZ, February 2007. J Surg Res 137: 218-219, 2007.
9. Czypinski, L.K.*, YEN, T.W., Pezzin, L.E., Nattinger, A.B.: Demographic and socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormonal therapy use in older breast cancer patients. Oral presentation at the Third Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, CA, February 2008. J Surg Res 144: 180, 2008.
10. YEN, T.W., Fan, X., Laud, P.W., Walker, A.P., Nattinger, A.B.: A contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older breast cancer women. Poster presentation at the 61st Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, Chicago, IL, March 2008. Ann Surg Oncol 15 (Suppl 2):S42, 2008.
11. YEN, T.W., Guo, C., Sparapani, R., Laud, P., Nattinger, A.: The effect of surgeon volume on lymphedema development in older breast cancer women. Poster presentation at the 63rd Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, St. Louis, MO, March 2010. Ann Surg Oncol 17 (Suppl 1):S119-120, 2010.
12. Cayo, A.K.*, Wang, T.S., Scheel, J.L., Krzywda, E.A., Wilson, S.D., YEN, T.W.: Routine vitamin D supplementation following total thyroidectomy: An algorithm based on "morning after" parathyroid hormone levels. Poster presentation at the 63rd Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, St. Louis, MO, March 2010. Ann Surg Oncol 17 (Suppl 1):S63-64, 2010.
13. YEN, T.W., Sparapani, R.A., Laud, P.W., Guo, C., Nattinger, A.B.: Risk of lymphedema after breast cancer surgery: Relationship between surgeon specialization and the number of lymph nodes removed. Oral presentation at The Sixth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, CA, February 2011. J Surg Res 165: 274-275, 2011.
14. Kong, A.L., Kelley, K.A.*, YEN, T.W.: The role of screening mammography in detecting breast cancer: Who should be screened? Poster presentation at the 64th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, March 2011. Ann Surg Oncol 18 (Suppl 1):S49, 2011.
15. Amin, A.L.*, Wang, T.S., YEN, T.W.: Normal PTH levels in primary hyperparathyroidism: Still the same disease? Poster presentation at the 64th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, March 2011. Ann Surg Oncol 18 (Suppl 1):S70, 2011.
16. Bedrosian, I., Suman, V.J., Yao, K., Shih, Y.-C.T., YEN, T.W.F., Comstock, C., Newstead, G., Birdwell, R., Kim, E., L’Heureaux, D.Z., Gatsonis, C.: ACOSOT Z11101/ACRIN 6694: Effect of preoperative breast MRI on surgical outcomes, costs and quality of life of women with breast cancer. Poster presentation at the 34th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, December 2011. Cancer Res (24 Suppl) 71: Abstract nr OT2-05-06, 2011.
17. Carr, A.A.*, YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S.: The utility of measuring ionized calcium levels in identifying recurrent disease in patients following curative parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism. Oral presentation at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2013, Washington, DC, October 2013. J Am Coll Surg 217 (3 Supplement):S129-130, 2013.
18. Zhao, D.W.*, YEN, T.W., Doffek, K., Evans, D.B., Wang, T.S.: Changes in bone mineral density after parathyroidectomy in elderly patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. Oral presentation at The Ninth Annual Academic Surgical Congress, San Diego, CA, February 2014. J Surg Res 186: 557, 2014.
19. Ortiz, D.I*, Fareau, G., Hung, B., Massey, B., Campbell, B., Carr, A.A., Evans, D.B., YEN, T.W., Wang, T.S.: Oncocytic variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: An institutional review of outcomes. Poster presentation at the 15th International Thyroid Congress, Lake Buena Vista, FL, October 2015
20. YEN TW, Laud PW, Pezzin LE, McGinley E, Wozniak E, Sparapani RA, Nattinger AB. Unnecessary axillary lymph node dissection in the era of sentinel lymph node biopsy. Poster presentation at 2015 Breast Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, CA, September 2015. J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl 28S; abstr 71). Available at: http://abstracts.asco.org/163/AbstView_163_154992.html
21. Cheng YC, Smith E, YEN T. Overall survival of patients with non-metastatic triple negative breast cancer who received neoadjuvant vs adjuvant chemotherapy: Cohort analysis of National cancer data base (NCDB) 2010 – 2011. Poster presentation at the 2016 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, December 2016. Available at: http://www.abstracts2view.com/sabcs/view.php?nu=SABCS16L_1289
22. Wang TS, Kline G, YEN TW, Rilling W, So B, Findling JW, Evans DB, Pasieka JL. A multi-institutional comparison of adrenal venous sampling in patients with primary aldosteronism: Caution advised if successful bilateral adrenal venous sampling is not achieved. Oral presentation at the 2017 International Association of Endocrine Surgeons meeting, Basel, Switzerland, August 2017. Available at: https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/ed71e2_7aed698819c740b187d4c94c02fcc7ef.pdf
23. Van Wickle JD*, Rein L, Smith E, Berger NG, Gamblin TC, George B, Ritch P, YEN T, Tsai S, Christians K. Evans DB, Robins JR, Erickson BA, Hall WA. Sequencing of chemotherapy and radiation therapy in the treatment of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma and gallbladder carcinoma. Oral presentation at the RSNA 2017 103rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 2017. Available at: https://meeting.rsna.org/program/
24. YEN T, Garacci Z, Laud P, Nattinger A, Pezzin L. Racial, Ethnic, Socioeconomic and Geographic Disparities in Survival Among Women with Breast Cancer. Poster presentation at Society of Surgical Oncology 2019 Annual Cancer Symposium, San Diego, CA, March 2019. Available at: http://expo.jspargo.com/exhibitor/web/SSO2019ASOAbstractSupplement.pdf (P85; page S96)
25. Sparks I, Prior P, Xiang Q, Li XA, Yen TW, White JR. Lymphedema and arm symptoms following three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3DCRT) for node-positive breast cancer (BC) patients. J Clin Oncol. 2011 Sep 20;29(27_suppl):130.
26. Chen G, Currey A, Yen T, li X. SU‐E‐T‐464: Dosimetric Assessment of a New Multi‐Center Protocol for Radiotherapy of Multiple Ipsilateral Breast Cancers Medical Physics. June 2013;40(6):312.
27. Lu T, Jorns J, Patton M, Fisher R, Emmrich A, Doehring T, Gilat-Schmidt T, Ye DH, YEN T, Yu B. Deep UV fluorescence scanning microscopy for breast tumor margin detection. Oral presentation at SPIE BiOS, San Francisco, CA, February 2, 2020. Proc. SPIE 11229, Advanced Biomedical and Clinical Diagnostic and Surgical Guidance Systems XVIII, 11229-5. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2546610
28. Beyer KMM, Zhou YM, Laud PW, McGinley E, YEN TWF, Nattinger AB. Mortgage discrimination and breast cancer survival among older women in the United States. Online publication at 2020 ASCO Virtual Scientific Program, Cancer Prevention, Risk, Reduction and Genetics Session, May-June 2020. Available at: https://meetinglibrary.asco.org/record/189546/abstract. J Clin Oncol 2020;38 (suppl;abstr e13615). DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2020.38.15_suppl.e13615.
29. Pan IW, YEN TWF, Bedrosian I, Shih YCT. Utilization of preoperative breast MRI among women with newly diagnosed breast cancer. Poster presentation at the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (virtual), Care Delivery and Regulatory Policy session, June 4-8, 2021. Available at: https://meetinglibrary.asco.org/results/shih?meetingView=2021%20ASCO%20Annual%20Meeting&page=1. J Clin Oncol 2021;39 15 suppl;abstr 1546. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2021.39.15_suppl.1546.
30. Dream S, YEN TW, Doffek K, Evans DB, Wang TS. Adrenal tumor size alone remains an indication for adrenalectomy. Oral presentation at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2020 (virtual), Scientific Forum 171 (Endocrine Surgery II), October 2020. J Am Coll Surg 2020;213(4), Suppl 2: e14. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.08.035
31. Chaudhary LN, Jorns JM, Cheng YC, Kamaraju S, Gonyo MB, Kong A, Patten C, YEN T, Cortina C, Carson E, Johnson N, Bergom C, Banarjee A, Wang Y, Chitambar C, Rui H. PD7-07. Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy helps identify HER2 up-regulation in patients with hormone receptor-positive HER2-negative breast cancer. Spotlight Poster-Discussion Session 7 presentation. 2020 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (virtual), December 10, 2020. Available at: https://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/9223/presentation/839
32. Lang N, Saxena D, YEN T, Jorns J, Yu B, Ye DH. Breast cancer magnification-independent multi-class histopathology classification using dual-step model. Poster presentation (Session 6) at the SPIE Medical Imaging Conference (virtual), February 15-19, 2021. Available at: https://www.spie.org/MI/conferencedetails/digital-and-computational-pathology#session-6 Paper reference: Proceedings Volume 11603, Medical Imaging 2021: Digital Pathology; 1160311 (2021). Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2582299 * Honorable Mention recipient of the Digital and Computational Pathology Poster Award
33. Park SY,* Scotting O, YEN TWF, Evans DB, Wang TS, Dream S. Underdiagnosis of hyperparathyroidism in patients with osteoarthritis undergoing arthroplasty. Oral presentation at the Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association Combined Annual Meeting, Scientific Session 2B, Chicago, IL, July 25-27, 2021. Available at: https://centralsurg.org/meeting/program/2021/26.cgi
34. Cortina CS, Bergom C, Fields B, Craft MA, YEN TW, Currey A, Kong AL. Breast cancer lymphedema rates after modern axillary treatments: Now accurate are our estimates? Oral presentation at the Central Surgical Association/Midwest Surgical Association Combined Annual Meeting, Scientific Session 6B, Chicago, IL, July 25-27, 2021. Available at: https://centralsurg.org/meeting/program/2021/65.cgi
 
Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. YEN, T.W. How is thyroid surgery performed? American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) website. At: http://www.endocrinesurgery.org/patient_education/index.shtml
2. YEN TW and Wang TS. Parathyroid Surgery for Inherited Syndromes. In: UpToDate, Basow, DS (Ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, 2016. At: http://www.uptodate.com.