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Prof. Mark Stringer

Professor of Anatomy
Dept of Anatomy, Otago School of Medical Sciences
PO Box 913

Brief Biography:

Former Professor of Paediatric Surgery, Leeds, UK specialising in surgical disorders of the liver, bile ducts, and pancreas in children (including liver transplantation) Currently Professor of Anatomy, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand Publications: (a) Books Stringer MD. Eponyms in Surgery and Anatomy of the Liver, Bile Ducts and Pancreas. Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd., London, ISBN 978-1-85315-985-5, 229pp, 2009 Stringer MD, Oldham KT, Mouriquand PDE. Pediatric Surgery and Urology: Long Term Outcomes. 2nd edition. Cambridge University Press, New York, ISBN-13 978-0-521-83902-0, 1071pp, 2006 Howard ER, Stringer MD, Colombani PM. Surgery of the Liver, Bile-Ducts and Pancreas in Children. 2nd Edition. Arnold Publishers, London, ISBN 0 340 76129 6, 544pp, 2002 (b) Book chapters (>30) Stringer MD. Clinical Anatomy of the Newborn. In Puri P. (ed) Newborn Surgery, 3rd edn., Hodder Arnold, London 2011, pp29-38 (c) >250 publications in international peer reviewed journals


Academic positions:

Professor of Paediatric Surgery, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK Professor of Anatomy, Otago School of Medical Sciences, Dunedin, New Zealand


Research interests:

Clinical Anatomy - with a broad range of interests


Any other information:

Chairman of the Anatomy Committee, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

Good with innovative aspects but important to maintain standards equal to those of conventional peer-review


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