Wayne State | Department of Surgery (313) 745-8778

David Edelman, MD, MSHPEd, FACS

Professor of Surgery (Clinician Educator)
Wayne State University School of Medicine

Program Director, General Surgery Residency 
Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University School of Medicine

Position: Full-Time

Office Address:

Harper University Hospital
4160 John R., HPOB, Suite 400

Email: dedelman@med.wayne.edu
Phone:  (313)745-8775
Fax: (313)745-1873

Administrative Assistant:  Jamie Carson
Administrative Email: jcarson@med.wayne.edu

SPECIALTY: General, Bariatric, Minimally Invasive Surgery

PRIMARY SITE: Harper University Hospital

OTHER AFFILIATIONS: Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Sinai-Grace Hospital, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Karmanos Cancer Center

CLINICAL INTERESTS: General, Bariatric, Minimally Invasive Surgery

– American Board of Surgery – Board Certified

– MSHPED – MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA
– M.D. – Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
– B.S. – Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

– General Surgery Residency, Wayne State University/The Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI

Active Grant PI – Health & Wellness Foundation of Greater Detroit, 2012-2103 Training Medical Students in Laparoscopic Surgery $249,700.00

Previously submitted, not funded:

Grants and Contracts Educational Development Grant Program, Wayne State University, 2010

Using Simulation for Surgical Task Training in Third Year Medical Students Role: PI Challenge Topic 05-DK-102.

Understanding the Effects of Bariatric Surgery, 2009 on Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risk Factors. A Pilot Study to Understand the Effects of Different Types of Bariatric Surgery on Type 2 Diabetes Role: Co-PI

Medical Students – General surgery clerkship, clinical shadowing (undergraduate students)

Residents – Research preparation/oral presentation R01,R02, general surgery operative experience MS3, R01, R04, R05, robotic surgery simulation training