Lieutenant Colonel Dawn Coleman

Durham, USA

Dawn M. Coleman is an Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at the University of Michigan where she serves as the Program Director for the Integrated Vascular Residency Program and Fellowship. She graduated with honors from the University of Cincinnati in 1999 and earned her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine in 2003. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Michigan in 2010 and then went on to complete a twoyear

vascular surgery fellowship at the same institution in 2012. Dr Coleman serves as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Reserve assigned to a Forward Resuscitative Surgical Team, having deployed on three occasions to support operations in the Middle East. Her clinical and translational research interests encompass a unique pediatric vascular surgery practice, and her research leverages a multidisciplinary team to deeply phenotype patients with renovascular hypertension resulting from aorto-renal arterial dysplasia. She has made several high impact research contributions to this rare disease, and received major funding from the Taubman Institute, NIH, DOD and

PCORI. She leads an international pRVH patient-centered outcomes research Collaborative and has convened expanded stakeholders to prioritize further research goals. (In association with the Section of Academic Surgery).