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Nicolas Jabbour, MD

Department of SurgeryDr. Nicolas Jabbour

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Chair, Department of Surgery,
    University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Professor of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Education and Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Transplantation Surgery Fellowship (1991-1993)
  • New York Medical College/Lincoln Hospital, New York, NY
    Surgical Residency (1987-1991)
  • Université libre de Bruxelles/Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Surgical Residency (1984-1987)
  • Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    M.D., (Valedictorian) (1980-1984)
  • Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium
    Candidature in Medicine (Valedictorian) (1977-1980)

Scholarly Foci

  • Deceased and living donor liver transplantation
  • Transfusion free (bloodless) surgery
  • Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery
  • Dynamic liver monitoring

Scholarly Activity

View of list of Dr. Jabbour's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • Belgian Conseil National de l’Ordre des Médecins
    • Member (2013-present)
  • American College of Surgeons   
    • Fellow (1997-present)
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons   
    • Business Practice Committee
      • Member (2009-2011)
  • United Network for Organ Sharing   
    • Member (2008-2010)
    • Live Donor Data Subcommittee
      • Chair (2009-2010)
  • Society for the Advancement of Blood Management
    • Member (2002-2009)
    • Founding Board
      • Member (2003-2009)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Teacher of the Year Award, UMASS Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA (2012)
  • C.J. Berne Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (1999)
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (1998)
  • New York Medical College Teaching Award, New York Medical College, New York, NY (1991)
  • Prix Fleurice Mercier Award (Best Student), Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (1981, 1982, 1983, 1984)

Academic Office Contact Information

Department of Surgery
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01107