University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Margaret A. Tandoh, MD, FACS
Margaret A. Tandoh, MD, FACS

Margaret A. Tandoh, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor
Division of Acute Care Surgery

Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
Burn Program Director

Contact Information
Office Location:
University of Vermont, LCOM Office of the Dean, Mailstop 320FL4, Burlington, VT


MD, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN (1997)
BA, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA (1993)

Postdoctoral Training

Trauma/Critical Care Fellow, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH (2002-2004)
General Surgery Resident, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, OH (1999-2002)
General Surgery Intern, Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH (1997-1999)

Academic Appointments

Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2012-Present)
Assistant Professor, Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2011-Present)

Other Professional Appointments

Assistant Dean for Multicultural Affairs, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY (2008-2011)
Director, Clark Burn Center, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY (2007-2011)

Awards and Honors

Excellence in Teaching Award, SUNY Upstate Medical University (2007)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, SUNY Upstate Medical University (1996)
Dean's List, SUNY Upstate Medical University (1993-1997)
Academic Scholar, Firestone Tire and Rubber Company (1989-1993)


Kubiak BD, Albert SP, Tandoh MA, Fortune JB, Cunningham PR.  Transverse sinus thrombosis after internal jugular vein ligation.  J Emerg Med.  2012 Jul;43(1):e5-9.  doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2009.05.022. Epub 2009 Aug 13.  PMID: 19682827

Como JJ, Bokhari F, Chiu WC, Duane TM, Holevar MR, Tandoh MA, Ivatury RR, Scalea TM.  Practice management guidelines for selective nonoperative management of penetrating abdominal trauma.  J Trauma.  2010 Mar;68(3):721-33.  doi: 10.1097/TA.0b013e3181cf7d07.  PMID: 10110426

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