Todd W. Bauer

Todd W. Bauer, MD

Division:
Surgical Oncology
Department:
Surgery
Call 434.982.6467
Primary Location:

PO Box 800709

Charlottesville, VA 22908-0709

Directions
Phone:
434.982.6467
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
American Board of Surgery, Active
Research Interests:

Tumor cell migration|invasion|metastasis|growth factor signaling

Clinical Practice:
Bile Duct Cancer, Liver Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer
About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Todd W. Bauer, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree and M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed his General Surgery residency and a post-doctoral research fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed a fellowship in Surgical Oncology and a post-doctoral research fellowship at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Dr. Bauer's clinical focus is in pancreatic and hepatobiliary cancers and soft tissue sarcoma. He leads a laboratory research program in pancreatic cancer. The current focus of his laboratory research is on the interaction between tumor cells and stromal fibroblasts and developing novel approaches to targeting the tumor microenvironment.  He has established a primary human xenograft model of pancreatic cancer with genetic and molecular characterization of tumors with the aim of deriving a personalized approach to therapy for pancreatic cancer.

Education
Primary:
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1995
Residency:
General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowships:
Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center