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Rebecca M.  Minter

Rebecca M. Minter

Surgical oncologist with expertise in pancreatic cancer and leader of pancreatic cancer prevention program. Expertise in surgical education and training.

A.R. Curreri Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery; Division of Surgical Oncology, Divisions of General Surgery School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-265-8854 Home page Twitter: @MinterWiscSurg


  • Pancreatic tumors/cancer
  • Pancreatic cysts or high risk hereditary conditions predisposing to pancreas cancer – pancreatic cancer prevention/screening
  • Surgical education – competency-based training paradigms


  • Chair of the Department of Surgery – first woman Chair of Surgery at UW
  • Past president of the Americas Hepatopancreatobiliary Association – first woman president
  • Past president of the Society of University Surgeons
  • Board of Directors, American Board of Surgery