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Ron Tompkins

Dr. Ronald Tompkins is the John Francis Burke Professor of Surgery at the Harvard Medical School, the Chief of the Trauma, Burns & Surgical Critical Care Service of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), and the Chief of Staff of the Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston. He received a B.S. degree in Chemistry from Tulane University, an M.D. degree from Tulane Medical School, and a Sc.D. degree in medical and chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Dr. Tompkins has served on numerous national committees and received multiple honors including a fellowship from the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering and an honorary M.A. from Harvard University, and he is a senior director of the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Tompkins has published more than 250 contributions to the medical literature. His research interests include the metabolic and inflammatory responses to injury and tissue engineering.

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