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Melissa H. Coleman, M.D.

Melissa H. Coleman, M.D.

Clinical Instructor
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Contact Information

Academic Office:
500 Parnassus Ave, MUW 405, Box 0118
San Francisco, CA 94143
tel: (415) 353-8196
fax: (415) 353-4716
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Harvard College, A.B., Biology, 2002

Weill Cornell Medical College, M.D., 2007

  • Duke University Medical Center, General Surgery, 2007 - 2011
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, General Surgery, 2011 - 2013
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, General Surgery, Chief Resident, 2013 - 2014
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Surgical Critical Care, 2014 - 2015
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Clinical Nutrition, 2015 - 2016
  • Research Fellow, Thoracic Surgery Oncology Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 2009 - 2011
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Melissa H. Coleman, M.D. obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology at Harvard College and then attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Coleman began her General Surgery Residency at Duke University Medical Center where she completed her intern and second year. From 2009 – 2011 she was a research fellow in the Thoracic Surgery Oncology Laboratory at Brigham and Women's Hospital under the direction of Dr. Raphael Bueno, Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery. Her research focused on the identification of estrogen-regulated genes associated with malignant pleural mesothelioma outcomes. Dr. Coleman then completed her General Surgery Residency followed by a Surgical Critical Care and Clinical Nutrition Fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital. 

  Confired By    
  • UCSF Health Exceptional Physician Award
  • UCSF
  • 2019

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