Eric J. Dozois, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon
  2. Colon and Rectal Surgeon
  3. Program Director, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Minnesota

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Colon cancer
  2. Crohn's disease
  3. Familial adenomatous polyposis
  4. Inflammatory bowel disease
  5. Lynch syndrome
  6. Pelvic bone tumor
  7. Rectal cancer
  8. Ulcerative colitis
  1. Anorectal surgery
  2. Colorectal surgery
  3. J-pouch surgery
  • Primary and recurrent colon and rectal cancer
  • Laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery
  • Polyposis syndromes and inflammatory bowel disease (Crohns and ulcerative colitis) including pouch reconstruction
  • Complex pelvic tumors
  1. 2001
    FellowDivision of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2000
    Chief Resident AssociateDivision of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1999
    ResidentDivision of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1995
    MDUniversity of Minnesota Medical School
  5. 1990
    BA - BiologyUniversity of California, Santa Cruz

Certifications

  1. 2003
    Colon & Rectal SurgeryAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  2. 2002
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2012
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2011
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2010
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2010
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2009
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 2009
    National Health Information Award, Silver Award16th Annual National Health Information Awards Program 2009
  7. 2009
    Kelalis Essay Contest, First PlaceMinnesota Urologic Society
  8. 2009
    Segura Essay Contest, FinalistDepartment of Urology
  9. 2008
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 2008
    Teacher of the Year Hall of FameMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  11. 2008
    Scholarly Opportunity AwardMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  12. 2006
    Subspecialty Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery
  13. 2006
    Teacher of the Year in General Surgery and SubspecialtiesMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  14. 2006
    First Place Residents and Fellows Research Presentations (Supervising Staff)Northwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  15. 2005
    Subspecialty Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery
  16. 2004
    Excellence of Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  17. 2003
    Best Clinical Research Paper Resident AwardMinnesota Surgical Society
  18. 2002
    Consultant Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery
  19. 2002
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  20. 2001
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  21. 2000
    Chief Resident Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery
  22. 1999
    Howard K. Gray Travel Award, Clinical ExcellenceDepartment of Surgery
  23. 1999
    Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Resident Scholarship, Clinic ExcellenceDivision of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  24. 1997
    "Hungry Dog" AwardDepartment of Surgery
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Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    FacilitatorCR eTumor Board
  2. 2014 - present
    Associate DeanMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  3. 2014 - present
    ChairGraduate Education Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2014 - present
    Board MemberAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  5. 2014 - present
    ChairOral Examination Committee, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  6. 2013 - present
    MemberOffice of Staff Services
  7. 2011 - 2013
    Task Force MemberMinnesota Cancer Alliance
  8. 2011 - present
    FacilitatorSurgical Handoff Task Force, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  9. 2010 - present
    Associate Program DirectorDepartment of Surgery
  10. 2010 - present
    MemberGI-Related Biospecimen Access Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  11. 2010 - present
    Associate MemberWritten Examination Committee, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  12. 2009 - 2014
    MemberOperative Competency Evaluation Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  13. 2009 - 2012
    MemberFaculty Development Committee, Program Directors Association, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  14. 2009 - 2010
    FacilitatorMinimally Invasive Surgery Workgroup, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  15. 2009 - present
    Oral ExaminerAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  16. 2008 - 2010
    FacilitatorColorectal Research Workgroup, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  17. 2007 - 2011
    MemberOR Allocation Workgroup, Department of Surgery
  18. 2007 - 2009
    MemberResidency Review Committee Appointee, American College of Surgeons
  19. 2007 - present
    MemberOn Call Task Force Committee, Department of Surgery
  20. 2007 - present
    MemberWestern Surgical Association
  21. 2006 - 2013
    Residency Review Committee
  22. 2006 - 2012
    MemberResidency Review Committee for Colon and Rectal Surgery, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
  23. 2006 - 2012
    Secretary/TreasurerPriestley Society
  24. 2006 - 2009
    Appointed MemberResidency Review Committee
  25. 2006 - 2008
    MemberPersonnel Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  26. 2006 - present
    FacilitatorYoung Onset Colorectal Cancer Workgroup, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  27. 2005 - 2009
    MemberCME Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  28. 2005 - present
    MemberClinical Experience Curriculum Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  29. 2005 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  30. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  31. 2005 - present
    MemberCrohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
  32. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  33. 2004 - 2012
    MemberProgram Directors Association, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  34. 2004 - 2006
    MemberSociety of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  35. 2004 - present
    MemberGeneral Surgery Residency Committee, Division of Subspecialty General Surgery, Department of Surgery
  36. 2004 - present
    MemberProgram Director Colon & Rectal Surgery, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  37. 2004 - present
    MemberSociety of Surgeons in Chile
  38. 2004 - present
    MemberChilean Society of Coloproctology
  39. 2003 - 2006
    MemberFrancis 2C CI Team, Saint Marys Hospital
  40. 2003 - 2005
    MemberInterdivisional Affairs Committee, Department of Surgery
  41. 2003 - 2005
    MemberCoordinating Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  42. 2003 - present
    MemberCONTACT, Department of Surgery
  43. 2003 - present
    MemberMinnesota Surgical Society
  44. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  45. 2002 - 2012
    MemberEducational Conference Director, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  46. 2002 - 2012
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors for Colon & Rectal Surgery
  47. 2002 - 2006
    MemberPain Management Committee, Saint Marys Hospital
  48. 2002 - 2004
    MemberGonda 9 Integration Project Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  49. 2002 - 2004
    MemberOperating Room Efficiency Task Force, Department of Surgery
  50. 2001 - 2009
    MemberPatient Education Committee, Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
  51. 2001 - 2006
    MemberYoung Surgeons Committee, Department of Surgery
  52. 2001 - 2004
    MemberYoung Surgeons Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  53. 2000 - present
    MemberPriestley Society
  54. 1999 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  55. 1992 - 1993
    PresidentAmerican Medical Student Association
  56. 1992
    AdministratorPublic Health, National Health Service Corps
  57. 1992
    MemberHealth Promotion Disease Prevention Project, Public Health, National Health Service Corps
  58. 1992
    MemberPublic Health Data Collection of Native American population, Public Health, National Health Service Corps
  59. 1992
    MemberLead poisoning study in children under Lydia Caros, MD, Public Health, National Health Service Corps
  60. 1992
    MemberIndian Health Clinic, Minneapolis, Public Health, National Health Service Corps
  61. 1991 - 2001
    MemberAmerican Medical Student Association
  62. 1991 - 1995
    MemberConfidential Peer Assistance Program, University of Minnesota Medical School
  63. 1991 - 1995
    MemberSanta Cruz AIDS Project, University of California, Santa Cruz
  64.  
    MemberGraduate Medical Education Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  65.  
    MemberMOC Committee, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Publications

Research activities

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