Hand and Upper Extremity
M.D., Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, 2005
B.A., Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 2001
Harvard, MA, 2005-10
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2010-11
Shriners Hospital for Children, Sacramento, CA, 2011
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Association for Hand Surgery
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
Honors and Awards
HVO/AFSH traveling fellowship (Peru), 2010
Rosamond Kane Cummins ?52 Award for excellence in orthopaedic surgery, 2005
Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Award for women students graduating in the top 10% of their medical school class, 2005
Medical Society of the State of New York Community Service Award, 2005
Select Recent Publications
Bauer AS, Lawson BK, Bliss RL, and Dyer GSM. Risk factors for post-traumatic heterotopic ossification of the elbow: a case-control study. J Hand Surg 2012 July; 37A: 1422-1429.
Bauer AS, Blazar PE, Earp BE, and Simmons BP. Mycobacterial hand infections occurring postoperatively in patients treated with TNF inhibitors for inflammatory arthritis. J Hand Surg 2010 Jan; 35A: 104-108.
Vitale MA, Choe JC, Sesko AM, Hyman JE, Lee FY, Roye DP, Vitale MG. The Effect of Leg Length Discrepancy on Health-Related Quality of Life: Is the "2cm Rule" Appropriate? J Pediatr Orthop B. 2006 Jan;15(1);1-5.
Sesko AM, Choe JC, Vitale MA, Ugwonali O, Hyman JE. Pediatric Orthopaedic Injuries: the Effect of Treatment on School Attendance. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Sep-Oct; 25(5):661-5.