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Peter J. Deckers, M.D.

Dean Emeritus
Attending Staff, Department of Surgery
Academic Office Location:
Surgery
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3804
Phone: 800-579-7822
860-679-2100
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
DiplomaAssumption Preparatory SchoolAcademic
B.A.College of the Holy CrossPre Med
M.D.University School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipBoston City HospitalV and VI Medical Service
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterJunior Assistant Resident, General Surgery
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterGeneral Surgery
U.S.P.H.S. Trainee Boston University Medical CenterAcademic Surgery
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterSenior Resident, General Surgery
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterChief Resident, General Surgery

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Sanctae Crucis AwardCollege of the Holy Cross
Dedication of the Peter J. Deckers, M.D. Chair in SurgeryConnecticut Children’s Medical Center
Kaiser-Permanente Teaching Award, Teaching in PCM II and in the Surgical Subinternship
Carole and Ray Neag Medal of Honor - 2012University of Connecticut Health Center
Honorary Degree, Doctor of Science, Honoris CausaAssumption College
Faculty Recognition AwardUniversity of Connecticut Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine
Carole and Ray Neag Medal of Honor - 2008University of Connecticut Health Center
Robert U. Massey Award for Distinguished ServiceCapital Area Health Consortium
Jim Calhoun Community Service Award - 2005
Distinguished Clinical Investigator Lifetime Achievement Award National Surgical Adjuvant Breast Project
Business Person of the Year AwardFarmington Chamber of Commerce
Horace Wells Anesthesia AwardHorace Wells Club of Connecticut
Distinguished Alumnus AwardBoston University
President’s AwardNew England Cancer Society
Distinguished Alumnus AwardBoston University School of Medicine
Distinguished Lecturer AwardNational Medical Association: Surgical Section
Outstanding Physician's AwardUniversity Hospital
First Prize, James Ewing Resident Research Award
First Prize, SAMA UTMB Research ForumSAMA UTMB Research Forum
Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company Prize - 1966Boston University School of Medicine
Alumni Award of MeritBoston University School of Medicine
Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company Prize - 1965Boston University School of Medicine
Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company Prize - 1964Boston University School of Medicine
Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company Prize - 1963Boston University School of Medicine
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Gaylord Hospital: Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationVice Chair ExternalLocal2011
Gaylord Hospital, Board of Directors: Succession Committee of BODs Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal2011
Gaylord Hospital: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal2011
Gaylord Hospital, Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal2009
Gaylord Rehabilitation Research Institute Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal2009
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center: Quality Improvement (QI) Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20082008
Gaylord Hospital, Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal20072008
Gaylord Hospital: Joint Conference/Medical Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairExternalState20072008
Gaylord Rehabilitation Research Institute Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal20072008
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Corporation: Board of DirectorsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20062008
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center: Board of DirectorsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20062008
Children’s Fund of Connecticut, Inc.: Nominating Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20062008
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center: Management Oversight and Implementation CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationCo-ChairExternalState20052006
Children’s Fund of Connecticut, Inc.: Public Policy CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20052006
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: NSABP Finance Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2004
Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut: Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairExternalState20042008
Children’s Fund of Connecticut, Inc.: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20042008
Association of American Medical Colleges: External Advisory Committee, Institute for Improving Medical Education Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational20042005
Gaylord HospitalProfessional/Scientific OrganizationHonorary Director ExternalLocal20032003
Association of American Medical Colleges: Institute for Improvement in Medical Education Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational20032005
Association of American Medical Colleges: Council of Deans/National Board of Medical Examiners Liaison Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20032006
State of Connecticut Commission on Children: Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState20032004
New England Regional Center of Excellence in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases: Governance Board Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional20032004
Farmington Surgery Center, LLC: Board of ManagersProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal20032007
American School for the Deaf: Board of DirectorsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20032008
The UConn Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity2002
Children’s Fund of Connecticut, Inc.: Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationVice ChairExternalState20022008
Children’s Fund of Connecticut, Inc.: Program Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairExternalState20022008
National Pain Management Educational Initiative: Medical School Curriculum Advisory BoardProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20022004
The Claude H. Organ Jr. Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationCharter MemberExternalLocal2001
Gaylord Hospital: Joint Conference/Medical Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairExternalLocal20002002
Gaylord Hospital: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal20002002
University of Connecticut Health Center: Association of Academic Health Centers Education CommitteeRepresentativeUConn HealthUniversity20002002
American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics: Board of DirectorsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20002003
American Cancer Society New England Division: Medical Advisory Network Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalRegional20002004
New England Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalRegional1999
American College of Surgeons (ACS): Advisory Council for General Surgery Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational19992001
American College of Surgeons (ACS): Oncology Group Corporate Relations Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1999
American College of Surgeons (ACS): Physician Member, ACS Oncology Group Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1999
Gaylord Rehabilitation Research Institute Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal19992002
New Britain General Hospital Professional/Scientific OrganizationCorporatorExternalState19992008
Association of American Medical Colleges: MCAT Program Review Advisory Committee for AAMC Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairExternalNational19992002
New England Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresident-ElectExternalRegional1998
St. Ann's Parish: Parish Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal19982001
Solvtron Systems Corporation: Medical Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState19981998
Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut: Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19982008
Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut: Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationCo-ChairExternalState19982004
University of Hartford: Advisory Board, Executive MBA for Health Care Professionals Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity19981998
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: NSABP Foundation, Inc. Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19972000
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: NSABP Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19972001
Connecticut State Medical Society’s House of Delegates Professional/Scientific OrganizationAlternate DelegateExternalState19971997
MedSpanProfessional/Scientific OrganizationCorporatorExternalState19971997
Hartford Hospital Professional/Scientific OrganizationCorporatorExternalState19972005
Gaylord Hospital, Board of Directors Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal19962002
New England Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationTreasurerExternalRegional19951997
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Executive CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationChairman inter alia ExternalNational1994
New England Cancer SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalRegional1993
Association for Surgical Education Professional/Scientific OrganizationBoard Member ExternalNational1993
Association of Program Directors in Surgery: Executive CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19931994
Society of Surgical Oncology: Committee on Issues Professional/Scientific OrganizationEx-Officio ExternalNational19921993
Society of Surgical Oncology: Executive CouncilProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19921993
Society of Surgical Oncology: Publications CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19921993
Society of Surgical Oncology: Legislative CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19921993
New England Cancer SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresident ElectExternalRegional1992
Association of Program Directors in SurgeryProfessional/Scientific OrganizationProgram ChairmanExternalNational19921993
Society of Surgical Oncology: Committee on Issues Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalNational19911992
American College of Surgeons: Commission on CancerProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19912001
New England Cancer SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExecutive CouncilExternalRegional19911994
Connecticut Society of American Board SurgeonsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalState19911992
Connecticut Society of American Board SurgeonsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresident ElectExternalState19901991
Connecticut State Medical Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationMember of the Cancer Coordinating CommitteeExternalState19901991
Boston University School of Medicine Alumni Association: Executive CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity1990
New England Surgical Society, Program Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalRegional1990
New England Surgical Society, Program Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalRegional1990
American Radium Society: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19891991
American Surgical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1989
Society of Surgical ChairmenProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1989
St. Ann's Parish: Parish Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalLocal19891990
St. Ann's Parish: Parish Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationAssociate Chairman ExternalLocal19881989
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Cooperative Group Outreach Program Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19871992
Hartford County Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState1986
American Cancer Society, Hartford ChapterProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState1985
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalState19841992
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project Professional/Scientific OrganizationPrincipal InvestigatorExternalState19841989
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: Surgical Newsletter Editorial BoardEditorExternalState19841989
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Executive Committee, Department of Surgery Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanUConn HealthUniversity19841992
Society for the Surgery of the Alimentary TractProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1981
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19811996
Boston Surgical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal1980
New Hampshire Medical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState1980
Societe Internationale de ChirurgieProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational1980
Society of University SurgeonsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1978
American College of SurgeonsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFellowExternalNational1978
American Society of Clinical OncologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1977
American Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1976
Association for Academic SurgeryProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19751975
American Association for Cancer EducationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19751975
American Federation for Clinical ResearchProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1975
Massachusetts Medical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState1975
Eastern Cooperative Oncology GroupProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional19741974
American Association for Cancer ResearchProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19731973
Transplantation SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19721972
Hartford Hospital: John C. Leonard Fellowship CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Medical Staff Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationEx-OfficioExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Executive Committee, Medical Staff CouncilProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital; Research CommitteeResearch CommitteeMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Search Committee, Chairman, Department of MedicineProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Search Committee, Director of OncologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Facilities Development CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Risk Management CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Corporate Planning Steering CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Surgical Patient Care CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Value Improvement CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Transplantation Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Pastoral Services Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Physician's Assistant CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital: Cancer Program Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: Residency Evaluation and Promotion Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalState
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: Intern Evaluation & Interviewing Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalState
Hartford Hospital, Department of Surgery: Quality Assurance CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Residency Operating CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Deans Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Health Center Research Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Special Projects Advisory Committee Advisory CommitteeChairmanUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, John Dempsey Hospital Planning CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, John Dempsey Hospital Support Building CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Integrated Residency Development Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, School of Medicine CouncilProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Surgical Dialogue Newsletter Editorial BoardCo EditorUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hospital Directors Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Strategic Planning Oversight CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hospital Directors Evaluation Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Medical BoardProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Joint Conference CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Clinical Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: UCHS Operations GroupProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: University Physicians Executive CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: University Physicians Department Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: Health Affairs CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: Clinical Research Center Scientific Advisory CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: Vice President's Advisory CouncilAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut Health System: Clinical Governance Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity
University Hospital: Tumor Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationPatient Care Subcommittee Co ChairmanExternalUniversity
University Hospital, Medical Staff Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationVice ChairmanExternalUniversity
University Hospital, OR Management CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
University Hospital: Cancer CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: Resident Evaluation CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: Intern Evaluation and Interviewing CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: Publication Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: Clinical Cancer Research CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel ProjectProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPrincipal InvestigatorExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: Surgical Newsletter Professional/Scientific OrganizationEditorExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery: The Annual Professional/Scientific OrganizationEditorExternalUniversity
University Hospital, Regional Oncology Program: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Committee on AffiliationsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Curriculum CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Cancer Protocol Review SubcommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Cancer Research CenterProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Committee on Honors and Awards for Medical StudentsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Urology Chairman Search Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Cardiothoracic Surgery Chairman Search CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Nominating Committee of the Alumni Association Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Alumni AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFirst Vice PresidentExternalUniversity
Boston University School of Medicine: Alumni Association Professional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalUniversity
Boston City Hospital: Tumor CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Boston City Hospital: Ether Prize CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
Boston City Hospital: Alumni Association Planning CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
American Cancer Society: Medical Symposium CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Cancer Society: Cancer Manual CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Cancer Society: Professional Education CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Cancer Society: Public Education Committee, Massachusetts DivisionEducation CommitteeMemberExternalState
American Cancer Society: South Shore Unit Professional/Scientific OrganizationMedical Vice PresidentExternalNational
American Cancer Society: Greater Hartford Unit Professional/Scientific OrganizationDirectorExternalLocal
Society of Surgical Oncology: Local Arrangements CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
St. Ann's Hospital: Faculty Search CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
St. Ann's Hospital: Tumor CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
Jordan Hospital: Tumor CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal
Regional Cancer Control CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Surgery Monitoring CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Surgical Subcommittee - Breast Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project: Cancer Control Network Professional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalNational
American College of Surgeons (ACS): Regional Cancer Control Program (Alternate)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American College of Surgeons (ACS): Liaison Fellow of the Commission on Cancer for Boston City HospitalProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
Hospital Ministry Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
New England Cancer Society, Local Arrangements CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional
St. Ann's Parish: Youth Ministry SubcommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationChairmanExternalLocal
New England Surgical Society, Local Arrangements CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional
Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control Coalition: State of Connecticut, Department of Public Health and Addiction Services Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Spectrascan Imaging Services, Inc.: Scientific and Medical Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Adjuvant Therapy for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum
    Devereux, D., Deckers, P.J., Huyer, C. Comprehensive Textbook of Oncology 1080-1086
  • Augmentation of the Efferent Arc of a Tumor Specific Immune Response
    Deckers, P.J., Wang, B.S. and Mannick, J.A. Immune RNA in Neoplasia
  • Cancer of the Rectum: Can the Sphincter be Saved?
    Feller, J.H., Deckers, P.J. Surgical Companion to the Life Sciences 426-446
  • Diseases of the Breasts
    Ricci, A., Deckers, P.J. Conn's Current Therapy 994-1004
  • Electrocoagulation for Intraoral Cancer
    Whelan, C.S., Marcello, D.E., Patteson, W.B., Deckers, P.J. Yearbook of Surgery 204-205
  • Facing Surgery
    Deckers, P., Tsangeris, T. Choices in Breast Cancer Treatment: Medical Specialists and Women with Cancer Tell You What You Really Need to Know
  • Local Therapy of Rectal Cancer
    Whelan, C., Deckers, P.J. Practice of Surgery 1-12
  • Malignant Melanoma
    Deckers, P.J., Mihm, M. Jr., and Sober, A. Cancer Manual 104-111
  • Management of Penetrating Wounds to the Neck
    Devereux, D., Deckers, P.J. Textbook of General Medicine for the Primary Care Physician
  • Management of Primary Breast Cancer
    Kavanah, M., Deckers, P.J., Mozden, P., Pietrafitta, J. Textbook of General Medicine and Primary Care 7089-7100
  • Postoperative Small Bowel Obstruction
    Hammond, J., Deckers, P.J. Bowel Obstruction: Differential Diagnosis and Clinical Management 411-422
  • Radical Hysterectomy and Pelvic Lymphadenectomy for Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix
    Ketcham, A.S., Hoye, R.C., Taylor, T.P., Deckers, P.J., Thomas, L.B. and Chretien, P.B. Year Book of Cancer 161-162
  • Screening for Breast Cancer
    Zarfos, K., Deckers, P.J. Cancer Screening: A Practical Guide for Physicians
  • Studies in Mediation of Tumor Immunity with "Immune RNA."
    Pilch, Y.H., Ramming, K.P. and Deckers, P.J. Methods in Cancer Research
  • The Augmentation of Tumor Specific Immunity In Vitro and In Vivo with Immune RNA
    Deckers, P.J., Wang, B.S. and Mannick, J.A. Immune RNA 55-70
  • The Physical Examination for Cancer Detection
    Deckers, P.J., McDonough, E. and Shipley, W. Cancer, A Manual for Practitioners 13
  • The Use of Adjuvant Therapy for Primary Breast Cancer: An Overview
    Fisher, B., Wicherham, D.L., Beazley, R., Bornstein, R., Deckers, P.J., et al Contemporary Issues in Clinical Oncology 92-122
  • Transfer of Tumor Immunity with RNA
    Pilch, Y.H., Ramming, K.P., and Deckers, P.J. Immunological Parameters of Host Tumor Relationships

Abstracts

  • Antibody Induced Antigen Capping and Shedding from Human Melanoma Cells
    Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S.R., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T. Clinical Research 26(4):623A
  • Common Membrance Antigens on Human Malanoma Cells
    Leong, S.P.L., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T., Cooperband, S., Deckers, P.J. Proc Am Assoc for Cancer Res 18169
  • Delayed Hypersensitivity Reactions to Human Malignant Melanoma Antigens
    Sutherland, C.M., Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S.R., Deckers, P.J., Krementz, E.T. Proc Am Assoc for Cancer Res 20423
  • Detection of Common Human Melanoma Membrane Antigens
    Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Fried, M., Krementz, E.T. Clin Res 25(5):663A
  • Effect of Serum Factors from Human, Horse and Fetal Calf on the Expression of Human Melanoma Antigens
    Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S.R., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T. Proc Am Assoc for Cancer Res
  • Effects of Prior Radiation Therapy on Cellular Immunity in Cancer Patients
    Baskies, A., Deckers, P.J., Chretien, P. Proc Am Assoc for Cancer Res 21218
  • Immunofluorescent Detection of Human Melanoma Antigens Localized by Different Fixatives
    Leong, S.P.F., Cooperband, S.R., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T. Clinical Research 26(4):624A
  • Isolation of Human Melanoma Membrane Antigens
    Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S.R., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T. Clinical Research 26(4):624A
  • Mediation of Human Tumor Specific Immunity In Vitro with RNA
    Wang, B.S., Mannick, J.A., and Deckers, P.J. Fed Proc 35(3):312
  • Pelvic Exenteration as Palliation of Malignant Disease
    Deckers, P.J., Olsson, C., Williams, L.F., Mozden, P.J. Year Book of Cancer
  • Percutaneous Hepatic Artery Chemotherapy
    Pietrafitta, J.J., Devereux, D., Deckers, P.J., Sequeira, J., Kondi, E., Elkort, E., Mozden, P. Proceedings of the New England Cancer Society
  • Purification of Human Melanoma Antigens
    Leong, S.P.L., Cooperband, S., Deckers, P.J., Sutherland, C.M., Krementz, E.T. Proc Am Assoc for Cancer Res 19188
  • RNA Mediated Augmentation of Murine Tumor Immunity In Vitro
    Wang, B.S., Deckers, P.J., Stuart, P., and Mannick, J.A. Fed Proc 33(3):572
  • Serum Glycoproteins Correlate with Cellular Immunity in Cancer Patients
    Baskies, A., Deckers, P.J. Proc Resident Forum, Society of University Surgeons
  • Studies of the Transfer of Tumor Specific Cytotoxicity with Immune RNA
    Wang, B.S., Deckers, P.J., Mannick, J.A. Fed Proc 36(3):1284
  • The Adoptive Transfer of Concomitant Immunity with Spleen Cells from Tumor Bearing Mice
    Thomas, B.S., Deckers, P.J., Edgerton, B.W. and Pilch, Y.H. Fed Proc 30245
  • The Predictive Value of the Estrogen Receptor (ER) in Women with Breast Cancer
    Feller, J.H., Fasulo, G., Deckers, P.J., and Mozden, P.J. Proc Society of Surgical Oncology
  • The Transfer of Human Tumor Specific Immunity with RNA
    Wang, B.S. and Deckers, P.J. Clinical Res 24608A
  • Thymosin Alpha I in Malignant Gliomas: Augmentation of Immune Reactivity: A Phase I Study
    Baskies, A., Chretien, M.D., Deckers, P.J. Proc Resident Forum, Society of Univ. Surgeons
  • Transfer of Tumor Immunity with RNA
    Deckers, P.J., and Pilch, Y.H. Proc Am Assoc Cancer Res 1224
  • Tumor Associated Anemia
    Pietrafitta, J., Devereux, D., Hawawi, S., Talarico, L., Deckers, P.J. Assoc for Academic Surg
  • Tumor Size and Concomitant Tumor Immunity
    Deckers, P.J., and Davic, R.C. Fed Proc 31640

Case Reports

  • Estrogen Producing Adrenocortical Carcinoma in an Adult Male. A Case Report
    Dunton, R.F., Deckers, P.J. Contemp Surg 3063-67

Conference Papers

Editorials

Letters

  • Has the Standard of Care Reached the Point Where Continued Mammographic Screening is Mandatory for Postmenopausal Patients Taking Estrogen Replacement Therapy?
    Deckers, P.J. Collected Letters, International Correspondence Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 31(11):
  • Is Adjuvant Therapy Indicated Following Resection for Cure of a Costal Chondrosarcoma?
    Deckers, P.J. Collected Letters, Correspondence Society of Surgeons 15(2):
  • Management of Breast Cancer Patients Using Tamoxifen
    Deckers, P.J. Collected Letters, Correspondence Society of Surgeons 15(2):
  • Recurrent Subareolar Breast Abscess: A Challenging Problem in "Minor" Surgery
    Deckers, P.J. Collected Letters, International Correspondence Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 13(5):

Newsletters

  • Who will pay for medical education in our teaching hospitals?
    Relman, A S Science (New York, N.Y.) 1984 Oct;226(4670):20-3
  • Breast Cancer: A Therapeutic Revolution
    Deckers, P.J., Cook, J. Timely Treatment, Bay State Health Care Newsletter
  • Colo Rectal Cancer: Implications Regarding Treatment of Rectal Tumors
    Feller, J.H., Deckers, P.J. Medical Bulletin of the US Army Europe 373-10
  • Polyps of the Large Intestine: The Impact of Colonoscopy
    Kondi, E., Deckers, P.J. THE ANNUAL of the Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Surgery 2145-150
  • The Surgical Approach to Primary Operable Carcinoma of the Breast
    Kelley, W., Mozden, P.J., Deckers, P.J. Med Bull of the U.S. Army Europe 37(3):3-8
  • Who is Uninsured, Why, and What to Do?
    Deckers, P. New England Surgical Society Newsletter 1(3):

Notes

Reviews

Short Surveys

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Pagets DiseaseTalkConnecticut Society of American Board Surgeons1988
Quality Care and Cost Effectiveness: An Organized Approach to Problem SolvingTalkNew England Surgical Society1986
Successful Electrocoagulation of Intra Oral CancerTalkNew England Surgical Society1986
Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Solid Breast Masses is a Benign Report Valuable in Patient Management? TalkConnecticut Society of American Board Surgeons1986
Preoperative Needle Localization in the Management of Nonpalpable Breast LesionsTalkConnecticut Society of American Board Surgeons Meeting1985
Effect of Sarcoma Bearing and Removal on Lipolytic Activity of Rat SerumTalkNew England Cancer Society1984New Haven, Connecticut
Contributions of Margins and Dukes' Stage to Local Recurrent in Patients with Colorectal CarcinomaTalkNE Cancer Society1983