Deanna Attai, MD, General Surgery, Burbank, CA

DeannaJ.AttaiMDFACS

General Surgery Burbank, CA

Breast

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery - UCLA; Past President - American Society of Breast Surgeons; Social Media Editor - Journal of Oncology Practice

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Summary

  • UCLA Breast Surgeon, Past-President of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, and social media editor for the Journal of Oncology Practice

Education & Training

  • Georgetown University HospitalGeorgetown University HospitalResidency
  • Georgetown University HospitalGeorgetown University HospitalInternship
  • Georgetown University School of MedicineGeorgetown University School of MedicineMedical School
  • Other Training
  • Vassar CollegeOther Training

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License 1999 - 2018
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Society of Breast SurgeonsBreast Ultrasound

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • LA Magazine Super Doctor Super Doctors, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer Castle Connolly, 2015, 2016, 2017
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Publications & Presentations

  • Journal Articles
  • Risks and Benefits of Twitter Use by Hematologist - Oncologists in the Era of Digital Medicine  Attai DJ, Anderson PF, Fisch MJ, Graham DL, Katz MS, Kesselheim J, Markham MJ, Pennell NA, Sedrak MS, Thompson MA, Utengen A, Dizon DS, Semin Hematol, 1/1/2017
  • The Emerging Role of Professional Social Media Use in Oncology  Sedrak MS, Dizon DS, Anderson PF, Fisch MJ, Graham DL, Katz MS, Kesselheim JC, Miller RS, Thompson MA, Utengen A, Attai DJ, Future Oncology, 1/1/2017
  • Strut-based accelerated partial breast irradiation: Report of treatment results for 250 consecutive patients at 5 years from a multicenter retrospective study  Yashar C, Attai D, Butler E, Einck J, Finkelstein S, Han B, Hong R, Komarnicky L, Lyden M, Mantz C, Morcovescu S, Nigh S, Perry K, Pollock J, Reiff J, Scanderbeg D, Sn..., Brachytherapy, 1/1/2016
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  • Books/Book Chapters
  • Breast Cancer: A New Era in Management Chapter: Cryoablation for Breast Cancer Page 213 - 222
    Attai DJ
    Editors: Francescatti DS, Silverstein MJ.Springer
    2014
  • Abstracts/Posters
  • What Do Social Media Savvy Cancer Survivors Tell Us About the Completeness of Survivorship Programs? Radford DM, Staley AC, Landercasper J, Dietrich LL, Vang CA, Bogert A, Attai DJ, American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, J Clin Oncol, Chicago, IL, 1/1/2017
  • What Do Social Media Savvy Cancer Survivors Tell Us About the State of Survivorship Programs? Radford DM, Staley AC, Landercasper J, Dietrich LL, Vang CA, Bogert A, Attai DJ, American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, J Clin Oncol, Chicago, IL, 1/1/2017
  • Engaging Diverse Communities in Cancer Conversations Through Creation of Structure & Metadata Within Twitter. Anderson PF, Katz MS, Utengen A, Thompson MA, Fisch M, Johnston C, Attai DJ, Aase L, Miller RS, Lee T, Dizon DS, Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Toronto, Canada, 1/1/2017
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  • Lectures
  • Appropriate Use of Social Media by for Personal and Professional Branding Chicago, IL - 1/1/2017
  • Virtual versus In Person Breast Cancer Support and Education Las Vegas, NV - 1/1/2017
  • Intraoperative Breast Ultrasound for Surgeons Las Vegas, NV - 1/1/2017
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  • Other
  • Breast Imaging - Ultrasound Attai DJ, Sinha R, The American Society of Breast Surgeons COACH (Comprehensive Online Archived Care Heuristic) WikiTex
    1/1/2012
  • Breast Imaging - Mammography Attai DJ, Sinha R, The American Society of Breast Surgeons COACH (Comprehensive Online Archived Care Heuristic) WikiTex
    1/1/2012

Press Mentions

Committees

  • Working group member, Social Media Working Group / American Society of Clinical Oncology 2015 - Present
  • Secretary / Treasurer, Chair Finance Committee, Finance Committee, American Society of Breast Surgeons 2013 - 2014
  • Director, Board of Directors, American Society of Breast Surgeons 2011 - 2017
  • Committee Chair, Communications Committee, American Society of Breast Surgeons 2008 - 2014

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