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profileRamzi Amri, Ph.D., M.D.

TitleResearch Fellow in Surgery (EXT)
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressHarvard Medical School
Mgh - Wac 460
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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2011 - 2012Fulbright Graduate Scholarship
2011 - 2012Amsterdam University Funds Foundation research grant
2011 - 2012Dutch Cancer Society research grant (176-2011)
2011 - 2012Dutch Digestive Foundation research grant (11-11s)
2012 - 2013Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Support (NIH Award 8UL1TR000170-05)
2013Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences Van Walree Funds travel grant (VWF1212/67)
2015Prins Bernhard Fellowship

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Lead author in colon cancer surgery research projects at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Focus on prognostic factors, complication prevention, and disparities in care.
Working under supervision of Dr. David L.Berger, director of the MGH Colorectal group.

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  1. Amri R, England J, Bordeianou LG, Berger DL. Risk Stratification in Patients with Stage II Colon Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Nov; 23(12):3907-3914. PMID: 27380640.
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  2. Amri R, Klos CL, Bordeianou L, Berger DL. The prognostic value of lymph node ratio in colon cancer is independent of resection length. Am J Surg. 2016 Aug; 212(2):251-7. PMID: 27156798.
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  3. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Berger DL. Effect of High-Grade Disease on Outcomes of Surgically Treated Colon Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Apr; 23(4):1157-63. PMID: 26589501.
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  4. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Association of Radial Margin Positivity With Colon Cancer. JAMA Surg. 2015 Sep; 150(9):890-8. PMID: 26132363.
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  5. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Berger DL. The conundrum of the young colon cancer patient. Surgery. 2015 Dec; 158(6):1696-703. PMID: 26298030.
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  6. Amri R, Berger DL. Elevation of Pretreatment Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level as a Prognostic Factor for Colon Cancer: Incorporating a C Stage in the AJCC TNM Classification. JAMA Surg. 2015 Aug; 150(8):755-6. PMID: 26083189.
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  7. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Does active smoking induce hematogenous metastatic spread in colon cancer? Am J Surg. 2015 Nov; 210(5):930-2. PMID: 26251219.
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  8. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Variations in Metastasis Site by Primary Location in Colon Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Aug; 19(8):1522-7. PMID: 25933582.
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  9. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. The fate of unscreened women in colon cancer: impact on staging and prognosis. Am J Surg. 2015 Jun; 209(6):927-34. PMID: 25724080.
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  10. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Renewed assessment of the stapled anastomosis with the increasing role of laparoscopic colectomy for colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2015 Sep; 29(9):2675-82. PMID: 25472748.
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  11. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Colon cancer surgery following emergency presentation: effects on admission and stage-adjusted outcomes. Am J Surg. 2015 Feb; 209(2):246-53. PMID: 25457246.
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  12. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Treatment delay in surgically-treated colon cancer: does it affect outcomes? Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Nov; 21(12):3909-16. PMID: 24849522.
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  13. Amri R, Stronks K, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Gender and ethnic disparities in colon cancer presentation and outcomes in a US universal health care setting. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Jun; 109(7):645-51. PMID: 24474677.
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  14. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Obesity, outcomes and quality of care: body mass index increases the risk of wound-related complications in colon cancer surgery. Am J Surg. 2014 Jan; 207(1):17-23. PMID: 24139555; PMCID: PMC3865141.
  15. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Impact of screening colonoscopy on outcomes in colon cancer surgery. JAMA Surg. 2013 Aug; 148(8):747-54. PMID: 23784448.
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  16. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Preoperative carcinoembryonic antigen as an outcome predictor in colon cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jul; 108(1):14-8. PMID: 23681672.
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  17. Amri R, den Boon HC, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. The impact of adhesions on operations and postoperative recovery in colon cancer surgery. Am J Surg. 2013 Aug; 206(2):166-71. PMID: 23561641.
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  18. Atema JJ, Amri R, Busch OR, Rauws EA, Gouma DJ, Nieveen van Dijkum EJ. Surgical treatment of gastrinomas: a single-centre experience. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Dec; 14(12):833-8. PMID: 23134185; PMCID: PMC3521912.
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