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Mark Reeves, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Surgery
School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Basic Sciences
School of Medicine
Presentations    Research Presentations -- International
  • Reeves ME. “Surgical Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer”, 8th International Academic Week, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 10/24/13

    ( 10/2013 )
  • Reeves ME. “Graduate Medical Education in the United States”, 21st Century Leadership and Medicine CEO Forum, Hangzhou, China, 10/27/13

    ( 10/2013 )
  • Filippova M, Evans W, Aragon R, Reeves ME, Filippov V, Williams VM, Hong L, Duerksen-Hughes P. “The small splice variant of HPV16 E6, E6*, reduces tumor formation in cervical carcinoma xenografts”, DNA Tumour Virus meeting, Birmingham, UK, 7/22/13

    ( 7/2013 )
  • Amaar YA, Firek M, Reeves ME. “Is RASSF1C really a tumor suppressor?”, Third International RASSF Symposium, Monterey, CA, 5/23/13

    ( 5/2013 )
  • Morgan JW, Reeves ME. “Comprehensive Cancer Assessment in Hinkley, California in response to concern about hexavalent chromium in ground water”, International Association of Cancer Registries Annual Scientific Conference, Mauritius, Africa, October 2011 ( 10/2011 )
  • Filippova M, Aragon R, Reeves ME, Filippov V, Williams VM, Hong L, Duerksen-Hughes P. “The small splice variant of HPV16 E6, E6*, inhibits tumor formation in cervical carcinoma xenografts”, ICGEB DNA Tumour Virus meeting, Trieste, Italy, 7/20/11 ( 7/2011 )
  Research Presentations -- National
  • Gifford E, Galante J, Kaji A, Nguyen V, Nelson T, Sidwell R, Hartranft T, Jarman B, Melcher M, Reeves M, Reid C, Jacobsen G, Are C, Smith B, Arnell T, Hines J, de Virgilio C. “General surgery residents have an increased desire to quit at high attrition residencies – A multi-institutional study”, Pacific Coast Surgical Association annual meeting, Dana Point, CA, 2/17/14

    ( 2/2014 )
  • Schwartz SI, Galante J, Kaji A, Dolich M, Easter D, Melcher ML, Patel K, Reeves ME, Salim A, Senagore A, Takanishi, DM, de Virgilio CM. “The effect of the 16 hour work limit on general surgery intern operative case volume – a multi-institutional study”, Pacific Coast Surgical Association annual meeting, Kauai, HI, 2/17/13

    ( 2/2013 )
  • Wanis M, Rodriguez S, Wong J, Cubas R, Ashok A, Wong J, Lum SS, Solomon NL, Reeves ME, Garberoglio CA, Senthil M. “Rate of Re-excision After Breast-conserving Surgery for Invasive Lobular Carcinoma”, Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons annual meeting, Santa Barbara, CA, 1/18/13

    ( 1/2013 )
  • Friedman G, Celestin A, Lum SS, Reeves ME. “Giant abdominal mass: A unique form of metastatic malignant phyllodes tumor of breast”, American Society of Breast Surgeons annual meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 5/4/12 ( 5/2012 )
  • Samakar K, Astudillo JA, Moussavy M, Baerg J, Reeves M, Garberoglio C. “Evaluating Virtual Reality Simulator Training On Surgical Residents Perceptions Of Stress: A Randomized Controlled Trial”, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 3/8/12 ( 3/2012 )
  • Yaghoubian A, Galante J, Kaji A, Reeves M, Melcher M, Salim A, Dolich M, de Virgilio C. “Predictors of General Surgery Resident Remediation and Attrition: A Multi-institutional Study”, Pacific Coast Surgical Association annual meeting, Napa Valley, CA, 2/20/12 ( 2/2012 )
  • Ballard E, Reeves ME. “Surgical Oncology Approaches to Cancer Survivorship for Early Stage Malignancies”, Association of VA Hematology/Oncology Annual Meeting, Kansas City, MO, 10/15/11 ( 10/2011 )
  • Morgan JW, Reeves ME. “Cancer in Hinkley: What Was the Real Problem?”, AACR conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities, Washington, DC, 9/19/11 ( 9/2011 )
  • Baerg JE, Astudillo A, Samakar K, Reeves ME. “Development of a Successful Laparoscopy Curriculum”, International Conference on Residency Education, Quebec City, Quebec, 9/23/11 ( 9/2011 )
  • Aragon RJ, Machado GR, Kuo IJ, Coutsoumpos A, Jaber MR, Zmaj KB, Reeves ME. “Spincter Preservation and Local Recurrence Using a Multimodal Algorithm for Treatment of Surgically Difficult Rectal Cancer”, Association of VA Surgeons meeting, Irvine, CA, 4/11/11 ( 4/2011 )
  • Aragon RJ, Filippova M, Garberoglio CA, Duerksen-Hughes PJ, Reeves ME. “HPV16-E6* Expression Reduces Tumor Growth in a Mouse Xenograft Model of Cervical Cancer”, Association of VA Surgeons meeting, Irvine, CA, 4/11/11 ( 4/2011 )
  • de Virgilio C, Yaghoubian A, Kaji A, Collins JC, Deveney K, Dolich M, Easter D, Hines OJ, Katz S, Liu T, Mahmoud A, Melcher ML, Parks S, Reeves ME, Salim A, Scherer L, Sorenson V, Takanishi D, Waxman K. “Gender, fellowship choice, and board pass rates: A survey of west coast programs”, Association of Program Directors in Surgery Meeting, Boston, MA, 3/25/11 ( 3/2011 )
  • Jo J, Franke E, Amaar Y, Reeves M. “RASSF1C Over-Expression Protects Lung Cancer Cells From Betulinic Acid Effects On Cell Proliferation”, Western Student Medical Research Forum, Carmel, CA, 1/28/11 ( 1/2011 )
  • Aragon RJ, Jaber MR, Bojalian MO, Machado GR, Kaur I, Olafsson S, Reeves, ME. “A Prospective, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Antibiotic Wound Irrigation in Major Clean-Contaminated Colorectal Surgery”, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, 10/6/10 ( 10/2010 )
  • Baerg JE, Michelotti M, Tamez AJ, Reeves ME. “Laparoscopic Intracorporeal Suturing Among Residents: Can We Predict Success?”, International Pediatric Endosurgical Group meeting, Waikoloa, HI, 6/10/10 ( 6/2010 )
  • Aragon RJ, Jaber MR, Bojalian MO, Machado GR, Kaur I, Olafsson S, Reeves ME. “Antibiotic Irrigation Does Not Reduce Wound Infection Rate in Major Clean-Contaminated Colorectal Surgery. Results from a Prospective, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial”, Association of VA Surgeons meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 5/10/10 ( 5/2010 )
  • Aragon RJ, Machado GR, Kuo IJ, Coutsoumpos A, Zmaj KB, Reeves ME. “Sphincter Preservation and Local Recurrence Using a Multimodal Algorithm for Treatment of Surgically Difficult Rectal Cancer”, Society of Surgical Oncology meeting, St Louis, MO, 3/5/10 ( 3/2010 )
  • De Virgilio C, Yaghoubian A, Kaji A, Chung R, Collins JC, Deveney K, Dolich M, Easter D, Hines OJ, Katz S, Liu T, Mahmoud A, Melcher ML, Parks S, Reeves M, Salim A, Scherer L, Takanishi D, and Waxman K. “Predicting Performance on the American Board of Surgery Qualifying and Certifying Examinations: A Multi-Institutional Study”, Pacific Coast Surgical Association meeting, Maui, HI, 2/13/10 ( 2/2010 )
  • Aragon RJ, Amaar YG, Baldwin SW, Baldwin ML, Reeves ME. "Silencing Ras Association Domain Family 1C (RASSF1C) decreases lung cancer cell proliferation in vitro", Association of VA Surgeons meeting, Boston, MA, 4/19/09 ( 4/2009 )
    1. Reeves ME, Baldwin M, Aragon R, Baldwin S, Chen ST, and Amaar Y. "Identification of Novel Ras Association domain Family protein 1, isoform C (RASSF1C) target genes in breast and lung cancer cells", American Association for Cancer Research meeting, Denver, CO, 4/19/09 ( 4/2009 )
      1. Baldwin SW, Heinze EM, Chan G, Hansen J, Clements J, Nishimura R, Reeves ME, Weisbart R. "Antibody-mediated FoxP3 Protein Therapy Induces Apoptosis in Cancer Cells In Vitro and Inhibits Metastasis In Vivo", Society of Surgical Oncology meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 3/6/09 ( 3/2009 )
        1. Amaar YG, Aragon RJ, Baldwin SW, Baldwin ML, Moretz J, Reeves ME. "The Role of Ras-Association Domain Family 1C (RASSF1C) Protein on Lung Cancer Cell Proliferation", Society of Surgical Oncology meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 3/6/09 ( 3/2009 )
        2. Baldwin SW, Smallwood J, Moretz J, Nwosu S, Reeves ME. "Use of Near-Infrared Imaging for Detection of Tumors in vivo." Society of Surgical Oncology meeting. Chicago, IL ( 3/2008 )
        3. Nwosu SC, Baldwin S, Moretz J, Fischer L, Aragon R, Carter JJ, Hansen JE, Chan G, Chang SS, Weisbart RH, Amaar Y, Reeves ME. "Fv-p53 Therapy Decreases Colorectal Liver Metastasis in a Mouse Model." Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students. Austin, TX ( 11/2007 )
        4. Baldwin SW, Nwoye U, Fischer LK, Aragon RJ, Carter JJ, Hansen JE, Chan G, Chang SS, Amaar Y, Weisbart RH, Reeves ME. "Antibody-mediated p53 Protein Therapy Prevents Liver Metastasis In Vivo." Annual Postgraduate Convention, LLU. Loma Linda, CA ( 3/2007 )
        5. Weik JL, Lum SS, Esquivel PA, Tully RJ, Bae WC, Petersen FF, Jaque JM, Reeves ME, Garberoglio CA. "The Gail Model Predicts Breast Cancer in Women with Suspicious Radiographic Lesions." American Society of Breast Surgeons meeting. Los Angeles, CA ( 3/2005 )
        6. Reeves ME. "Research Opportunities in Surgical Oncology." Introduction to Medicine MDCN 204. La Sierra University, Riverside, CA ( 2/2005 )
        7. Reeves ME. "Research Opportunities in Surgical Oncology." Introduction to Medicine MDCN 204, La Sierra University. Riverside, CA ( 2/2004 )
        8. Reeves ME. "Local Therapies for Hepatic Colorectal Cancer Metastasis." LLUSM 27th Annual Primary Care Update. Loma Linda, CA ( 10/2002 )
        9. Reeves ME, Delgado R, Busam KJ, Brady MS, Coit DG. "Prediction of Nonsentinel Lymph Node Status in Melanoma." Society of Surgical Oncology meeting. Denver, CO ( 3/2002 )
        10. Reeves ME. "Multimodality Approach to Cancer." LLUSM Annual Postgraduate Convention. Loma Linda, CA ( 3/2002 )
        11. Reeves ME. "Identification of Melanoma Rejection Antigens Based on Specific T Cell Reactivity." Senior Biology/Chemistry Seminar. La Sierra University, Riverside, CA ( 5/2001 )
        12. Reeves ME. "Multidisciplinary Approach to GI Cancers." LLUSM Annual Postgaduate Convention. Loma Linda, CA ( 2/2001 )
        13. Specht JM, Wang G, Do MT, Lam JS, Royal RE, Reeves ME, Rosenberg SA, Hwu P. "Dendritic Cells Retrovirally Transduced with a Model Tumor Antigen Gene are Therapeutically Effective Against Established Pulmonary Metastases." American Association for Cancer Research meeting. San Diego, CA ( 4/1997 )
        14. Reeves ME, Rosenberg SA, Hwu P. "Transduction and Differentiation of Dendritic Cells from Human Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells." American Association of Immunology meeting. New Orleans, LA ( 6/1996 )
        15. Reeves ME. "Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Type I: Case Report and Review of Recent Molecular Genetic Advances." Tri-County Surgical Society. San Bernardino, CA ( 5/1994 )
        16. Reeves ME. "The Role of Cell Adhesion Molecules in Tumor Metastasis." West Coast Genetics Assn. Los Angeles, CA ( 11/1988 )
          Research Presentations -- Regional
        • Reeves ME. “Surgical Management of Colorectal Cancer”, LLUSM Annual Postgraduate Convention, Loma Linda, CA 3/3/13

          ( 3/2013 )
        • Reeves ME. “Surgical Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer”, Invited Speaker, Department of Surgery, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, CA 10/22/12

          ( 10/2012 )
        • Reeves ME, Senthil, M. “Metastatic Colorectal Cancer”, LLUSM Annual Postgraduate Convention, Loma Linda, CA 3/4/12 ( 3/2012 )
        • Reeves ME. “How Optimistic is the Future of Colorectal Cancer?”, LLUSM Annual Postgraduate Convention, Loma Linda, CA 3/2/12 ( 3/2012 )
        • Baerg J, Michelotti M, Reeves M. “The Promotion Of Laparoscopic Suturing Competence Among Residents”, Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons annual meeting, Santa Barbara, CA, 1/20/12 ( 1/2012 )
          1. Fawley J, Hasibuan F, Amaar Y, Aragon R, Baldwin M, Reeves ME. "Assessment Of Ras-Association Domain Family Protein 1 Gene Expression In Normal And Malignant Human Mammary Cells", Western Student Medical Research Forum, Carmel, CA, 1/30/09 ( 1/2009 )
          2. Moretz J, Baldwin S, Amaar Y, Reeves ME. "Evaluating the Efficacy of Anti-HLA Fluorescence in Quantifying Human Tumor Burden in a Nude Mouse Model." Western Student Medical Research Forum. Carmel, CA ( 2/2008 )
            Poster Presentation
          • Amaar YG, Reeves ME, Firek M. “Ampk and hdac pathways and regulation rassf1c gene expression”, American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 4/7/14

            ( 4/2014 )
          • Evans W, Filippova M, Aragon R, Filippov V, Reeves ME, Duerksen-Hughes P. “The splice variant of the human papillomavirus 16 E6 protein, E6*, displays anti-tumor properties in vivo”, American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 4/8/14

            ( 4/2014 )
          • Amaar YA, Firek M, Reeves ME. “RASSF1C, unlike RASSF1A, reduces TNF-α induced phosphorylation of MST1/2”, American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, Washington, DC, 4/9/13

            ( 4/2013 )
          • Amaar Y, Aragon R, Baldwin S, Baldwin M, Chen S-T, Mohan S, Reeves ME. "The Role of RASSF1C Protein in Lung Cancer Cell Proliferation: Effects on Regulation of Novel Target Genes and Modulation by IGF-BP5." 2008 Loma Linda University Research Seminar. Loma Linda, CA ( 9/2008 )
          • Amaar Y, Baldwin S, Mohan S, Strong D, Reeves ME. "Effects of the Ras Association domain Family protein 1, isoform C (RASSF1C) on breast cancer cell growth." American Association for Cancer Research. Washington, DC ( 4/2007 )
          • Fischer LK, Baldwin SW, Aragon RJ, Minera M, Carter JJ, Hansen JE, Chan G, Chang SS, Weisbart RH, Reeves ME. "Fv-p53 Therapy Decreases Colorectal Liver Metastasis in a Mouse Model." Society of Surgical Oncology. Washington, DC ( 3/2007 )
          • Amaar Y, Minera M, Hatran L, Mohan S, Strong D, and Reeves ME. "Silencing of the ras association domain family protein 1, isoform C (RASSF1C) inhibits cancer cell growth." American Association for Cancer Research. Washington, DC ( 4/2006 )
          • Amaar Y, Minera M, Hatran L, Mohan S, Strong D, Reeves ME. "Silencing of the RAS Association Domain Family Protein 1, Isoform C (RASSF1C) Inhibits Cancer Cell Growth." Loma Linda University Annual Research Symposium. Loma Linda, CA ( 9/2005 )
          • Amaar Y, Reeves ME, Strong D, Mohan S. "Ras association domain family protein 1 isoform C (RASSF1C) promotes osteosarcoma cell growth." American Association for Cancer Research meeting. Anaheim, CA ( 4/2005 )
          • Reeves ME, Coit DG. "Detection of Melanoma Recurrence by a Physician is Associated with Prolonged Patient Survival." Society of Surgical Oncology meeting. New Orleans, LA ( 3/2000 )
            Presentations given to non-academic audiences
          • Reeves ME. “Up Close & Personal With Your Cancer Risk Factors: What Screenings are Important & When Should You Have Them”, Speaking of Women’s Health, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Riverside, CA, 11/12/10 ( 11/2010 )