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James L. Peacock, M.D.

Cancer, Surgery

Clinical Interests

General Surgery; Melanoma, Skin Cancer; Oncology; Surgical Oncology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-1611

Fax: (585) 273-1252

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Peacock is Associate Professor of Surgery and Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tulane University and performed his residency in general surgery at Vanderbilt University. He performed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the National Cancer Institute. After his appointment at the University of Rochester he was awarded a clinical oncology fellowship from the American Cancer Society. Dr. Peacock's clinical expertise is in the areas of breast cancer, melanoma and gastrointestinal malignancies, including gastric, pancreatic and colorectal cancers. He also is an expert in laparoscopic applications of surgery including treatment of gallstones, hernias and staging procedures for cancer.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Education

1978
BA | Colorado College
Biology

1982
MD | Tulane University Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/01/1982 - 06/30/1983
Internship in Surgery-General at Vanderbilt University Hospital

09/01/1983 - 06/30/1984
Residency in Surgery-General at Vanderbilt University Hospital

09/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at National Cancer Institute

09/01/1986 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Surgery-General at Vanderbilt University Hospital

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Awards

2015 - 2016
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award

2014 - 2015
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award

2013 - 2014
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award

2010
Elethea H. Caldwell, MD Teaching Award

2009
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award

2007
Elethea H. Caldwell, MD Teaching Award

2002
Parker J. Palmer "Courage to Teach" Award Nominee

2001
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD Excellence in Teaching Award

1992
Career Development Award American Cancer Society Fellowship Award

1989
Alfred Blalock Surgical Resident Award

1982
Theodore Drapanas Memorial Award in Surgery

1982
President - Phi Chi Medical Fraternity

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Publications

Journal Articles

2011
Banerjee, S; Lin, CF; Skinner, KA; Schiffhauer, LM; Peacock, J; Hicks, DG; Redmond, EM; Morrow, D; Huston, A; Shayne, M; Langstein, HN; Miller-Graziano, CL; O'Donoghue, L; Asit, K. "Heat shock protein 27 differentiates tolerogenic macrophages that may support human breast cancer progression." Cancer Research. 2011; 71(2): 318-27.

9/2002
Hendrickson RJ, Koniaris LG, Schoeniger LO, Strang J, Killackey MA, Peacock JL. "Small bowel obstruction due to a paracolonic retroperitoneal hernia." The American surgeon.. 2002 Sep 0; 68(9):756-8.

8/2001
Belly RT, Rosenblatt JD, Steinmann M, Toner J, Sun J, Shehadi J, Peacock JL, Raubertas RF, Jani N, Ryan CK. "Detection of mutated K12-ras in histologically negative lymph nodes as an indicator of poor prognosis in stage II colorectal cancer." Clinical colorectal cancer.. 2001 Aug 0; 1(2):110-6.

Books & Chapters

2001
Book Title: 2001 Cancer Staging
Author List: Peacock, JL; O'Brien, S
Published By: McMahon Publishing Group2001 in New York

2000
Book Title: 2000 Cancer Staging
Author List: Peacock, JL; O'Brien, S
Published By: McMahon Publishing Group2000 in New York

1996
Chapter Title: Nutritional Support in the Cancer Patient
Book Title: Surgical Problems Affecting the Patient with Cancer
Author List: Peacock, JL
Edited By: Lefor, A
Published By: JB Lippincott1996 in Philadelphia

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