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Bio for Donald L Weaver
Donald L Weaver

Donald L Weaver

Director of Surgical Pathology and Surg. Path Fellowship Program
Department of Pathology

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1975 - 1979 University of Vermont, College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts (Chemistry)
1980 - 1984 University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

Academic Appointments

2004 - Present Professor, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Pathology
1996 - 2004 Associate Professor, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Pathology (tenure July 1, 2001)
1990 - Present Faculty, University of Vermont Graduate College
1990 - 1996 Assistant Professor, University of Vermont College of Medicine Department of Pathology


2011 Weaver DL, Ashikaga T, Krag DN, Skelly JM, Anderson SJ, Harlow SP, Julian TB, Mamounas EP, Wolmark N. Effect of occult metastases on survival in node-negative breast cancer.  N Engl J Med. 2011 Feb 3;364(5):412-21.

2011 Miglioretti DL, Walker R, Weaver D, Buist DSM, Taplin S, Carney PA, Rosenberg RD, Dignan M, Zhang T, White E. Accuracy of screening mammography varies by week of menstrual cycle. Radiology. 2011 Feb;258(2):372-9.

2010 Krag DN, Anderson SJ, Julian TB, Brown AM, Harlow SP, Costantino JP, Ashikaga T, Weaver DL, Mamounas EP, Jalovec LM, Frazier TG, Noyes RD, Robidoux A, Scarth HM, Wolmark N. Sentinel-lymph-node resection compared with conventional axillary-lymph-node dissection in clinically node-negative patients with breast cancer: overall survival findings from the NSABP B-32 randomised phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2010 Oct;11(10):927-33.

2010 Ashikaga T, Krag DN, Land SR, Julian TB, Anderson SJ, Brown AM, Skelly JM, Harlow SP, Weaver DL, Mamounas EP, Costantino JP, Wolmark N; National Surgical Adjuvant Breast, Bowel Project. Morbidity results from the NSABP B-32 trial comparing sentinel lymph node dissection versus axillary dissection. J Surg Oncol. 2010 Aug 1;102(2):111-8.

2010 Weaver DL. Pathology Evaluation of Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Breast Cancer: Protocol recommendations and rationale. Mod Pathol 2010; 23:S26-S32.

For a complete list of Donald Weaver's publications, please visit PubMed.