Dr. Howard Kaufman MD Surgeon

Dr. Howard Kaufman is a surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rush Oak Park Hospital and Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 28 doctors at Rush Oak Park Hospital and one of 45 at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1987

Saint Francis Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1988

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1995

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship, Immunology, 1988–1990

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

VA State Medical License

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Results of a Randomized Phase I Gene Therapy Clinical Trial of Nononcolytic Fowlpox Viruses Encoding T Cell Costimulatory Molecules.
Kaufman, H. L.,Kim, D. W.,Kim-Schulze, S.,Deraffele, G.,Jagoda, M. C.,Broucek, J. R.,Zloza, A.

HIV infection accelerates gastrointestinal tumor outgrowth in NSG-HuPBL mice.
Lu, R.,Wu, S.,Zhang, Y. G.,Xia, Y.,Huelsmann, E. J.,Lacek, A. T.,Nabatiyan, A.,Richards, M. H.,Narasipura, S. D.,Lutgen, V.,Chen, H.,Kaufman, H. L.,Chen, D.,Al-Harthi, L.,Zloza, A.,Sun, J.

The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer consensus statement on tumour immunotherapy for the treatment of cutaneous melanoma.
Kaufman, H. L.,Kirkwood, J. M.,Hodi, F. S.,Agarwala, S.,Amatruda, T.,Bines, S. D.,Clark, J. I.,Curti, B.,Ernstoff, M. S.,Gajewski, T.,Gonzalez, R.,Hyde, L. J.,Lawson, D.,Lotze, M.,Lutzky, J.,Margolin, K.,McDermott, D. F.,Morton, D.,Pavlick, A.,Richards, J. M.,Sharfman, W.,Sondak, V. K.,Sosman, J.,Steel, S.,Tarhini, A.,Thompson, J. A.,Titze, J.,Urba, W.,White, R.,Atkins, M. B.

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