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Ema Zubovic, MD

Undergraduate: Middlebury College (History of Art and Architecture, Italian)       

Medical School: Washington University, 2016

Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa

Ema Zubovic

Research Interests

Endoscopic treatment of craniosynostosis; surgical site infection; surgical ethics

Selected Publications

Zubovic E, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB. Cranial base and posterior cranial vault asymmetry after open and endoscopic repair of isolated lambdoid craniosynostosis. J Craniofac Surg 2015; 26(5):1568-73.

Zubovic E, Kodner IJ, Brown D, Kleiber GM, Tung TH, Yu J. Ethical challenges of reconsidered informed consent in trauma. Surgery 2016;159:1684-8.

PRESENTATIONS
Association of Women Surgeons, Annual Conference, October 2015 - Chicago, IL
Poster Presentation: Grant D, Zubovic E, Hardi A, Myckatyn T. Actual surgical site infections for breast reconstruction likely discordant with NSQIP risk prediction models.

American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Annual Meeting, March 2014 - Indianapolis, IN
Podium Presentation: Zubovic E, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD,  Smyth MD, Patel KB. Cranial base asymmetry after open and endoscopic repair of isolated lambdoid craniosynostosis.

American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Annual Meeting, March 2014 - Indianapolis, IN
Poster Presentation: Zubovic E, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD,  Smyth MD, Patel KB. Posterior cranial vault asymmetry in lambdoid craniosynostosis after open and endoscopic repair.

Zubovic E, Russell AJ, Woo AS. Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Epidermolysis Bullosa: Lessons for Surgical Treatment and Long-Term Management. Manuscript in preparation. 2016

Mull A, Qureshi AA, Zubovic E, Rao JY, Zoberi I, Sharma K, Myckatyn T. Impact of pre-operative radiation timing on the outcomes of free autologous breast reconstruction. Manuscript in preparation. 2016