Julie A. Sosa0000-0002-3356-7316
Julie A. Sosa works as a Professor of surgery and medicine (oncology) at Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, where she serves as the Chief of Endocrine Surgery and Director of Health Services Research in Surgery and Leader of the Endocrine Neoplasia Diseases Group at the Duke Cancer Institute and the Duke Clinical Research Institute. Her clinical interest is in endocrine surgery, with focus on thyroid cancer. She is the author of more than 160 peer-reviewed publications in outcomes analysis, cost effectiveness/decision analysis, meta-analysis, and survey-based methodologies, as well as stem cell research. She has been a Principal Investigator or Investigator for a number of international clinical trials for advanced thyroid cancer. She is the Vice President of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons and serves in practice guidelines committees for the American Thyroid Association and the NCCN. She is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Thyroid Research and is an Associate Editor of the World Journal of Surgery and the Journal of Surgical Research and Editor of the Endocrine Tumors Section of Current Opinion in Oncology. Dr. Sosa was born in Montreal, QC, Canada, and raised in Upstate New York, NY, USA. She received her A.B. degree at Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA; her M.A. degree at Oxford University, Oxford, UK; and her M.D. degree at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA, where she also completed the Halsted Residency and a fellowship (FACS).
Biography Updated on 2 February 2014