Dr. DiNome’s Curriculum Vitae

NAME: Maggie DiNome, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.S.S.O
Maiden Name: Maggie Lee

ADDRESS: 2121 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 582-7107

email: maggiedinome@gmail.com

EDUCATION

Duke Universitiy Medical School 1990-1994

Doctor of Medicine

Yale University 1985-1989

Bachelor of Science

Graduated Cum Laude

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING

Chief Resident in General Surgery 2000 – 2001

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Senior Resident in General Surgery 1999 – 2000

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Research Fellow in Surgical Oncology 1997 – 1999

UCLA Department of Surgery, UCLA Medical School

Resident in General Surgery 1995 – 1997

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Intern in General Surgery 1994 – 1995

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

board certification

Diplomate, American Board of Surgery 2002 

Recertification, American Board of Surgery 2011

 

PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Member at Large, Medical Executive Committee 2014

Saint John’s Health Center

Quality and Patient Safety Committee 2014

Saint John’s Health Center

Medical Director, High-Risk Clinic, MPBC 2013 – present

Saint John’s Health Center

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology 2013 – present

John Wayne Cancer Institute

Advisory Committee, California HealthCare Foundation 2013 – present

California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)

Associate Director, Margie Petersen Breast Center 2012 – present

Saint John’s Health Center

Chief of General Surgery 2009 – present

Saint John’s Health Center

Vice Chief of General Surgery 2008 – 2009

Saint John’s Health Center

    Member, Cancer Committee  2012-present, 2001-2008

Saint John’s Health Center

    Member, Operating Room Safety Committee  2011

Saint John’s Health Center

     Member, Operating Room Charter Committee  2011 

Saint John’s Health Center

    Member, Surgery Committee  2009 – present

Saint John’s Health Center

Member, Surgical Case Review Committee 2005 – present

Saint John’s Health Center

Board of Directors 2005 – 2008

American Cancer Society, Los Angeles Coastal Cities Unit

Co-Chairman, Cancer Committee 2004 – 2008

Saint John’s Health Center

Cancer Liaison Physician 2003 – 2007

Saint John’s Health Center and American College of Surgeons

Member, Leading the Way Committee 2004 – 2005

American Cancer Society

Member, Surgery Case Review Committee 2002 – 2004

Santa Monica – UCLA Medical Center

Clinical Fellow in Surgery 1999 – 2001

Harvard University

Postdoctoral Fellow in Surgical Oncology 1997 – 1999

UCLA Department of Surgery

Clinical Fellow in Surgery 1994 – 1997

Harvard University

awards and honors

Listed in “Southern California Super Doctors” 2012-2014

Los Angeles Magazine

Highest Patient Satisfaction Rating 2013, 2012

Saint John’s Health Center

Listed in “America’s Top Surgeons” 2004, 2007, 2010-2012

Consumer’s Research Council of America

Chosen “One of California’s Favorite Physicians” 2008-2013

Patients’ Choice Award

AAS-Bayer Resident Research Fellowship Award 1997 – 1999

Association for Academic Surgery

Hewlett-Packard Top Medical Graduate Award 1994 

Duke University School of Medicine

Charles A Strickland Scholarship 1994

Duke University School of Medicine

AAS Student Research Award 1993 

Association for Academic Surgery

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY memberships

Member, American Society of Breast Surgeons 

Fellow, American College of Surgeons 

Fellow, Society for Surgical Oncology  

Member, Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons 

bibliography

Xuan C, Shamonki JM, Chung A, DiNome ML, Chung M, Sieling PA, Lee DJ. Microbial dysbiosis is associated with human breast cancer. PLoS ONE 2014 (In Press).

O’Connor V, Arena E, Albright A, Brown N, O’Connor R, DiNome M, Shamonki J. Histological Outcomes of MR-guided Biopsies of Breast Lesions not Visualized on Mammogram or Ultrasound Am Surg 2014 (In Press).

Bilchik AJ, Hoon DS, Saha S, Turner RR, Wiese D, DiNome M, et al. Prognostic Impact of Micrometastasis in Colon Cancer: Interim Results of a Prospective Multicenter Trial. Annals of Surgery 2007 Oct;246(4):568-75.

Bilchik A, DiNome M, Saha S, et al. Prospective Multi-center Trial of Staging Adequacy in Colon Cancer: Preliminary Results. Archives of Surgery 2006;141(6):527-33; discussion 533-4.

Lee MC, Ashley SW. Metachronous metastases of malignant melanoma to the gastrointestinal tract. Contemporary Surgery 2001;57(11).

Rogers, Jr. SO, Lee MC, Ashley SW. Giant colonic lipoma as lead point for intermittent colo-colonic intussusception: case reports and review. Surgery 2002;131(6):687-8.

Lee MC, Alpaugh ML, Nguyen M, et al. Myoepithelial-specific CD44 shedding is mediated by a putative chymotrypsin-like sheddase. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2000;279:116-23.

Alpaugh ML, Lee MC, Nguyen M, et al. Myoepithelial-specific CD44 shedding contributes to the anti-invasive and antiangiogenic phenotype of myoepithelial cells. Experimental Cell Res 2000;261:150-8.

Nguyen M, Lee MC, Wang JL, et al. The human myoepithelial cell displays a multifaceted anti-angiogenic phenotype. Oncogene 2000;19(31):3449-59.

Wang JL, Liu YH, Lee MC, et al. Identification of tumor angiogenesis-related genes by subtractive hybridization. Microvascular Research 2000;59:394-7.

Ribas A, Butterfield LH, Hu B, Dissette VB, Meng WS, Koh A, Andrews KJ, Lee M, et al. Immune deviation and fas-mediated deletion limit antitumor activity after multiple dendritic cell vaccinations in mice. Cancer Res 2000;60(8):2218-24.

Tomlinson J, Wang JL, Barsky SH, Lee MC, et al. Human colon cancer cells express multiple glycoprotein ligands for e-selectin. Int J Oncol 2000;16:347-53.

Vollmer CM, Eilber FC, Butterfield LH, Ribas A, Dissette VB, Koh A, Montejo LD, Lee MC, et al. Alpha fetoprotein-specific genetic immunotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma. Cancer Res 1999;59(13)3064-7.

Tomlinson J, Barsky SH, Nelson S, Singer S, Pezeshki B, Lee MC, et al.

Different patterns of angiogenesis in sarcomas and carcinomas. Clin

Cancer Res 1999;5:3516-22.

Offodile R, Walton T, Lee M, Stiles A, Nguyen M. Regression of metastatic

breast cancer in a patient treated with the anti-angiogenic drug TNP-470.

Tumori 1999;85:51-53.

Lee MC and Nguyen M. Cutaneous Melanoma book review. World J Surg 1999;23(1):107.

Lee MC, Nguyen M, Carpenito C, Chiu RK, Doughtery G, Barsky S.

Myoepithelial cell CD44 shedding, a phenomenon with anti-invasive and antiangiogenic implications, is mediated by a membrane bound

plasminogen-independent protease. Surgical Forum 1999;50:331-3.

Lee MC, Wang JL, Tomlinson J, Barsky SH, Nguyen M. Differentially

expressed genes in a model of tumor metastasis and angiogenesis.

Surgical Forum 1998;49:398-9.

 Tomlinson J, Wang JL, Lee MC, Bischoff J, Nguyen M. Identification of a glycoprotein ligand for e-selectin on colon cancer cells. Surgical Forum 1998;49:430-2.

Lee MC, Jacobs DO, Chertow GM. Hemobilia mimicking acute cholecystitis following percutaneous renal biopsy. Nephrol Dialysis Transpl 1998;13:2118-20.

Lee MC, Grassi CJ, Belkin M, Mannick JA, Whittemore AD, Donaldson MC. Early operative intervention after thrombolytic therapy for primary subclavian vein thrombosis: an effective treatment approach. J Vasc Surg 1998;27(6):1101-7;discussion 1107-8.

Lee MC, Mannon PJ, Grant JP, Pappas TN. Total parenteral nutrition alters NPY/PYY receptor levels in the rat brain. Physiol Behav 1997;62(6):1219-23.

Lee MC, Lawson DC, Pappas TN. Neuropeptide Y functions as a physiologic regulator of cephalic phase acid secretion. Regulatory Peptides 1994;52(3):227-34.

Lee MC, Schiffman SS, Pappas TN. The role of neuropeptides in the regulation of feeding behavior: a review of cholecystokinin, bombesin, neuropeptide Y, and galanin. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Review 1994(Fall);18(3):313-23.

Deutch AY, Lee MC, Iadarola MJ. Regionally specific effects of atypical antipsychotic drugs on striatal fos expression: the nucleus accumbens shell as a locus of antipsychotic action. Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences 1992;3:332-41.

Deutch AY, Lee MC, Gillham MH, Cameron DA, Goldstein M, Iadarola MJ. Stress selectively increases fos protein in dopamine neurons innervating the prefrontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex 1991;1(4):273-92.

chapters

Lee MC, Tomlinson J and Nguyen M. Lessons from Clinical Trials of Anti-angiogenic Drugs in the Treatment of Cancer in Mousa SA (ed). Angiogenesis Inhibitors and Stimulators: Potential Therapeutic Implications, Landes Bioscience, Texas, 2000.

Lee MC and Pappas TN. The Small Intestine in Sabiston DC, Lyerly HK (eds). Essentials of Surgery, Second edition, W. B. Saunders and Co., Philadelphia, 1994.

Professional presentations

DiNome ML. Local Therapy of Breast Cancer: Does Biology Trump

Anatomy? John Wayne Cancer Institute Research Conference, Santa

Monica, California, July 18th, 2012.

DiNome ML. Evidence for the Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopically

Assisted Colectomy for Colon Cancer. IMPACT Gastroenterology and

Hepatology Conference, Los Angeles, California, September 2008.

DiNome ML. Evidence for the Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopically

Assisted Colectomy for Colon Cancer. IMPACT Gastroenterology and

Hepatology Conference, Los Angeles, California, March 2007.

DiNome ML. Evidence for the Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopically

Assisted Colectomy for Colon Cancer. IMPACT Gastroenterology and

Hepatology Conference, Beverly Hills, California, March 2006.

 DiNome ML. Evidence for the Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopically Assisted Colectomy for Colon Cancer. IMPACT Gastroenterology and Hepatology Conference, Beverly Hills, California, June 2005.

DiNome ML. Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention. Santa Monica – UCLA Medical Center, Family Medicine Grand Rounds, March 30th, 2005.

Lee MC, Nguyen M, Carpenito C, Chiu RK, Tomlinson J, Barsky SH. Myoepithelial cell CD 44 shedding is mediated by a membrane bound plasminogen-independent protease. American College of Surgeons, San Francisco, California, October 1999.

Lee MC. The Myoepithelial Cell and Angiogenesis. AAS-Bayer Resident Research Award Presentation. Association for Academic Surgery, Seattle, Washington, November 1998.

Lee MC, Wang JL, Tomlinson J, Barsky SH, Nguyen M. Differentially expressed genes in a model of tumor metastasis and angiogenesis. American College of Surgeons, Orlando, Florida, October 1998.

Lee MC, Belkin M, Mannick JA, Whittemore AD, Donaldson MC. Early operative intervention after thrombolytic therapy for primary subclavian vein thrombosis: an effective treatment approach. New England Society for Vascular Surgery, Bolton Landing, New York, September 1997.

Lee MC, Lawson DC, Pappas TN. NPY is a physiologic regulator of cephalic phase acid secretion. American College of Surgeons, San Francisco, California, October 1993.

community presentations

An Integrative Approach to Breast Cancer: Balancing East vs. West. HBO Entertainment, October 29th, 2013.

A Woman’s Health – Vitamins, Minerals and Hormones, Breast Health and Cancer. The Fourth Annual Pink Ribbon Lecture Series, Santa Monica Public Library, October 15th, 2013.

Staying in the Pink! What’s New in Breast Cancer Prevention. Think Pink for Women’s Wellness Conference, The Irene Dunne Guild Foundation, May 8th, 2013.

Identifying and Managing Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome. Myriad Dinner Presentation, April 24th, 2013.

Wellness: Breast Cancer Prevention and Risk Reduction. HBO Office of Corporate Social Responsibility, October 31st, 2012.

A Woman’s Health – Breast Health. What Every Woman Needs to Know, The Third Annual Pink Ribbon Lecture Series, Saint John’s Health Center,

October 16th and 17th, 2012.

Local Therapy of Breast Cancer: Does Biology Trump Anatomy? Tao of

Wellness, September 7th, 2012.

Identifying and Managing Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome, Saint John’s Women Physicians’ Dinner, The Wilshire, Santa Monica, California, May 23rd, 2012.

A Woman’s Health: Breast Health and Cancer, The Second Annual Pink Ribbon Lectures, Saint John’s Health Center, October 19th, 2011.

Breast Cancer Risk: What Every Woman Should Know, Soroptomist Club of Santa Monica, 2009.

Colon Cancer, Early Detection and Prevention, Senior TLC Presentation, Community and Senior Education, Saint John’s Health Center, September

5th, 2007.

Leadership in Medicine, Milken Family Foundation, September 26th, 2006.

Evidence for the Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopically Assisted Colectomy

for Colon Cancer. Saint John’s Women Physicians’ Dinner, The Wilshire,

Santa Monica, California, May 2006.

Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention, American Cancer Society Board Meeting, April 14th, 2005.

 Colorectal Health Update, Saint John’s Hospital Community Education Forum, March 23rd and March 24th, 2005.

Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Colon Cancer: Are We There Yet? Dinner Talk for Gastroenterologists, January 26th, 2005.

Colon Cancer Awareness and Prevention, Santa Monica “Coffee Talk”, Channel LA 36 and City TV.

Colon Cancer Prevention, Saint John’s Hospital Community Education Forum, March 9th and 10th, 2004.

Colon Cancer Prevention and Screening, Saint John’s Hospital Family Medicine Continuing Education Series, January 28th, 2004.

Colon Cancer Awareness and Prevention, American Cancer Society Spirit of California Committee, January 13th, 2004.

Colon Cancer Awareness and Prevention, Southern California Soroptomist Club, October 15th, 2003.

hospital fundraising

Yoga Fundraising Event February 13th, 2014

Benefiting the Margie Petersen Breast Center at Saint John’s Health Center, to create a yoga program for our patients at high-risk and/or currently undergoing treatment for breast cancer

Founder and Chair, Power of Pink Fundraising Event November 12th, 2012

Benefiting the Margie Petersen Breast Center at Saint John’s Health Center


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