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David Rodeberg, M.D.
Professor and Chief
Division of Pediatric Surgery

 

Address:
Brody School of Medicine
East Carolina University
600 Moye Boulevard
Greenville, NC 27834
Phone: (252)744-2393 (clinical)
            (252)744-2832 (administrative)
E-mail: rodebergd@ecu.edu

Current Professional and Academic Appointment:
2010 - present Professor, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine
East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

2010 - present Co-Director of the Children's Hospital Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Greenville, North Carolina

Certification and Licensure:
Pennsylvania Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs
State Medical Board of Ohio
West Virginia Board of Medicine
North Carolina Medical Board
Minnesota Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs
Maryland Board of Physicians
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene


Education:
1980 – 1984 Viterbo College La Crosse, WI (B.S. Chemistry/Biology)
1985 – 1989 University of Wisconsin Medical School Madison, WI  (MD)

Postgraduate Training:
1989 - 1990 Intern, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
1990 - 1997 Resident, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
1997 - 1999 Pediatric Surgical Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Balitmore, MD

Professional Society Memberships:
American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow (FAAP)
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Children’s Oncology Group
Surgical Discipline Committee
Surgical Education Committee
Surgical Steering Committee
Soft Tissue Sarcoma Disease Committee
Soft Tissue Sarcoma Disease Committee Vice-Chair
American Pediatric Surgical Association, Member
American Association for Cancer Research, Member
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
Association for Academic Surgery
National Cancer Institute (NCI), Member
PDQ Pediatric Treatment Editorial Advisory Board

Academic Appointments:

1999 – 2005  Mayo Clinic Assistant Professor of Surgery 
Department of Surgery Pediatric Surgery Rochester, MN

1999 – 2005 Mayo Clinic Pediatric Trauma Director
Specialty Certification

1999 – 2005 Mayo Clinic Consultant
Department of Surgery Pediatric Surgery Rochester, MN

2005 – 2010 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant
Professor of Surgery Department of Surgery Pediatric Surgery
Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

2006 – present Surgical Discipline Committee Appointee
Children’s Oncology Group

2006 – present Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee Appointee
Children’s Oncology Group

2007 – 2010 University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Invited Member

2007 – 2010 Pediatric Surgery Training Fellowship Program Clinical Co-Director
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

2007 – 2010 Benedum Pediatric Trauma Program Assistant Director
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Trauma and Injury Prevention

2010- present East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine
Professor and Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Greenville, NC


Hospital Appointments:

2010-present Pitt County Memorial Hospital Co-Director and Surgeon in Chief 
                       of the Children's Hospital, Greenville, NC

2006 - 2010   Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC  
                       Pittsburgh, PA

2006 - 2010   Magee-Women’s Hospital of UPMC  
                      Pittsburgh, PA  

2007 - 2008   The Western Pennsylvania Hospital 
                       Pittsburgh, PA           

2007 - 2008    Allegheny General Hospital 
                       Pittsburgh, PA                          

2006 - 2009    UPMC Presbyterian - Shadyside 
                       Pittsburgh, PA                  

Committees:

Children's Hospital Executive Committe Pitt County Memorial Hospital
  2010 - present

Surgical Executive Committee Department of Surgery
  Brody School of Medicine East Carolina University
  2010 - present

Fertility Options in Oncology Committee 2007 - 2010
   University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute 2007 - 2010
   Immunology Section 2007 - present
   Sarcoma Core Group 2007 - present

Disaster Planning Committee 2007 - 2010
   (Represent Trauma & Pediatric Surgery Departments)
   University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 

Clinical Quality Oversight Committee (CQOC) 2005 - 2010
   Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

American Academy of Pediatrics
   Publications Committee 2003 - 2006
   Surgical Section 2003 - present

American Pediatric Surgical Association
   Cancer Committee 2004 - 2007
   Publications Committee 2007 - 2010

Children’s Oncology Group
   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Disease Committee 2000 - present
   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Steering Committee 2006 - present
   Soft Tissue Sarcoma Disease Committee Vice Chair 2007 - present
   Surgical Discipline Committee 2000 - present
   Surgical Education Committee 2001 - present
   Surgical Discipline Steering Committee 2006 - present
   Surgical PI: Randomized Study of Vincristine, 2006 - present
   Surgical PI: Intensive Multi-Agent Therapy, Including 2006 - present

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
   Mayo Alumni Association 2000 - present
   Department of Surgery:
      General Surgery Residency Committee 2000 - 2005
      Interdivisional Affairs Committee 2002 - 2005

Mayo Medical School
   Clinical Experiences Curriculum Committee 2000 - 2005
   Second Year Medical Student Surgery Rotation, Director 2000 - 2003
   Third Year Medical Student Surgery Rotation, Director 2000 - 2005
   Medical School Executive Committee 2001 - 2005
   Student Progress Subcommittee 2004 - 2005

Mayo Surgical Society 2000 - 2005

Awards and Honors:

Dean's List (8 Semesters) - 1980-1984
Plastocyanin Oxidation Kinetics, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
 Chemistry Research Scholarship 1982
Who's Who of American College Students 1983
Science Representative (Jr. and Sr.) - Academic Dean's Society 1983 - 1984
Oxidative Phosphorylation in the Presence of Acetaminophen, Undergraduate 
 Junior/Senior Research, Viterbo College, LaCrosse, WI 1983-1984
Magna Cum Laude - Viterbo College 1984
Curriculum Development Committee (Sr) 1984
Senior Representative (Sr.) - Student Representative Assembly 1984
Representative (Fr.) - Medical Student Association Council 1985
Vinblastine Toxicity in the Presence of Calcium Channel Blockers.  
 American Cancer Society Summer Fellowship, Gundersen Clinic
  LaCrosse, WI 1985
Leadership and Service Award (So.) - 
 University of Wisconsin Medical School 1986
President (So.) - Medical Student Association Council 1986
Bone Marrow Transplant: Graft vs Host Reaction.  
 American Cancer Society Summer Fellowship,
 University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, WI 1986
Vincent Russo Memorial Award for Leadership and Character (Jr.) 
 University of Wisconsin Medical School 1987
Neutrophil Function in Burn Patients.  JW Alexander, MD; 
 GD Warden, MD; GF Babcock, PhD, research advisors.  
 Shriners Burns Institute, Cincinnati, OH 1991-1994
Research Fellowship - Shriners Burns Institute 1991
E.R. Squibb & Sons Research Fellowship 
 Surgical Infection Society 1991
Carl A. Moyer Resident Award for Burn Research 
 American Burn Association 1992
Research Fellowship - Shriners Burns Institute 1992
E.R. Squibb & Sons Research Fellowship 
 Surgical Infection Society 1992
Best Trauma Research - American College of Surgeons Ohio 
 Chapter Resident Essay Contest 1993
Third Place Basic Science - American College of Surgeons Ohio
 Chapter Resident Essay Contest 1993
Surgical Residents Research Award - University of Cincinnati 1993
Traveling Fellowship - American Burn Association 1993
Research Fellowship - Shriners Burns Institute 1993
Immunology for the Treatment of Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma
 Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN  1999-2005
Designation as Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center 2000
Established ECMO program 2001

Publications:
Refereed Articles 
1.      Pladziewicz JR, Brenner MS, Rodeberg DA, Likar MD.  Kinetic study of oxidation
of plastycyanin by ferrocenium ion derivatives. 
Inorg Chem 1985; 24:1450-1453

2.      Rodeberg DA, Maschinot NE, Housinger TA, Warden GD.  Decreased pulmonary
barotrauma with the use of volumetric diffusive respiration in pediatric patients with
burns: the 1992 Moyer Award.  J Burn Care & Rehabil 1992 Sep-Oct; 13(5):506-511

3.      Rodeberg DA, Dawes SM, Valerius JM, Warden GD, Babcock GF. 
Measurement of plasma membrane receptors in the cytoplasm using flow
cytometry. Cytometry 1993; (Suppl 6):28

4.      Rodeberg DA, Housinger TA, Greenhalgh DG, Maschinot NE, Warden GD. 
Improved ventilatory function in burn patients using
volumetric diffusive respiration.  J Am Coll Surg 1994 Nov; 179(5):518-522

5.      Rodeberg DA, Chaet MS, Bass RC, Arkovitz MS, Garcia VF.  Nitric oxide: an
overview.  Am J Surg 1995 Sep; 170(3):292-303

6.      Rodeberg DA, Easter AJ, Washam MA, Housinger TA, Greenhalgh DG,
Warden GD.  Use of a helium-oxygen mixture in the treatment of postextubation
stridor in pediatric patients with burns.  J Burn Care Rehabil 1995
Sep-Oct; 16(5):476-480

7.      Rodeberg DA, Babcock GF.  Role of calcium during lipopolysaccharide
stimulation of neutrophils.  Infect Immun 1996 Jul; 64(7):2812-2816

8.      Rodeberg DA, Bass RC, Alexander JW, Warden GD, Babcock GF. 
Neutrophils from burn patients are unable to increase the expression
of CD11b/CD18 in response to inflammatory stimuli. 
J Leukoc Biol 1997 May; 61(5):575-582.

9.      Rodeberg DA, Morris RE, Babcock GF.  Azurophilic granules of
human neutrophils contain CD14.  Infect Immun 1997
Nov; 65(11):4747-4753

10.  Rodeberg DA, Colombani PM.  Necrotizing enterocolitis. 
Probl Gen Surg 1999; 16:92-100

11.  Rodeberg DA, Meyer JG, Babcock GF.  Heat shock response:
presence and effects in burn patient neutrophils. 
J Leukoc Biol 1999 Nov; 66(5):773-780

12.  Shake JG, Krona JD, Rodeberg DA, Colombani PM. 
Foreign bodies within the appendix:
a case report and literature review.  Contemp Surg 2000; 56:10-14

13.  Rodeberg DA, Paidas CN, Lobe TL, Brown K, Andrassy RJ, Crist WM, Wiener ES. 
Surgical principles for children/adolescents with newly diagnosed rhabdomyosarcoma:
A report from the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee of the Children’s Oncology Group. 
Sarcoma 2002 Dec; 6(4):111-122

14.  Rodeberg DA, Zaheer S, Moir CR, Ishitani MB.  Gastric diverticulum:
A series of four pediatric patients. 
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2002 May; 34(5):564-567

15.  Blakely ML, Andrassy RJ, Raney RB, Anderson JR, Wiener ES, Rodeberg DA,
Paidas CN, Lobe TE, Crist WM.  From the Soft-Tissue Sarcoma Committee of the
Children’s Oncology Group. Prognostic factors and surgical treatment guidelines
for children with rhabdomyosarcoma of the perineum or anus: a report of
intergroup rhabdomyosarcoma studies I through IV, 1972-1997.
J Pediatr Surg 2003 Mar; 38(3):347-353

16.  Brink JS, Brown AK, Palmer BA, Moir C, Rodeberg DA.  Portal
vein thrombosis after laparoscopy-assisted splenectomy and
cholecystectomy.  J Pediatr Surg 2003 Apr; 38(4):644-647

17.  Drelichman E, Jacobs MJ, Goriel Y, Rodeberg DA.  Severe Periumbilical
Abdominal Pain in an Adolescent. 
Contemporary Surgery  2003; 59(11):529-532

18.  Feldstein AE, Miller SM, El-Youssef M, Rodeberg D, Lindor NM, Burgart LJ,
Szurszewski JH, Farrugia G.  Chronic intestinal pseudoobstruction associated
with altered interstitial cells of Cajal networks.  J Pediatr
Gastroenterol Nutr 2003 Apr; 36(4):492-497

19.  Stavlo PL, Libsch KD, Rodeberg DA, Moir CR.  Pediatric ileal pouch-anal
anastomosis: Functional outcomes and quality of life. 
J Pediatr Surg 2003 Jun; 38(6):935-938

20.  Wei JL, Rodeberg DA, Thompson DM.  Tracheal agenesis with anomalies
found in both VACTERL and TACRD associations. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol
2003 Sep; 67(9):1013-1017

21.  Weigel BJ, Rodeberg D, Krieg AM, Blazar BR.  CpG oligodeoxynucleotides
potentiate the antitumor effects of chemotherapy or tumor resection in an
orthotopic murine model of rhabdomyosarcoma. 
Clin Cancer Res 2003 Aug 1; 9(8):3105-3114

22.  Arndt C, Rodeberg D, Breitfeld PP, Raney RB, Ullrich F, Donaldson S. 
Does bladder preservation (as a surgical principle) lead to retaining
bladder function in bladder/prostate rhabdomyosarcoma?
Results from Intergroup
Rhabdomyosarcoma Study IV. 
J Urol 2004 Jun; 171(6 Part 1):2396-2403

23.  Elsawa SF, Rodeberg DA, Celis E.  T-cell epitope peptide vaccines. 
Expert Rev Vaccines 2004; 3(5):563-575 

24.  Spunt SL, Smith LM, Ruymann FB, Qualman SJ, Donaldson SS, Rodeberg DA,
Anderson JR, Crist WM, Link MP. Cyclophosphamide dose intensification during
induction therapy for intermediate-risk pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma is feasible
but does not improve outcome: A report from the soft tissue sarcoma committee
of the children’s oncology group. Clin Cancer Res 2004
Sep 15; 10(18 Part 1):6072-6079

25.  Zarroug AE, Stavlo PL, Kays GA, Rodeberg DA, Moir CR. 
Accidental burials in Sand: A potentially fatal summertime hazard. 
Mayo Clin Proc 2004 Jun; 79(6):774-776

26.  Kollars J, Zarroug AE, van Heerden J, Lteif A, Stavlo P, Suarez L, Moir C, Ishitani M,
Rodeberg D.  Primary hyperparathyroidism in pediatric patients.  Pediatrics 2005
Apr; 115(4):974-980

27.  Palmer BA, Zarroug AE, Poley RN, Kollars JP, Moir CR, Rodeberg DA. 
Papillary thyroid carcinoma in children: risk factors and complications of
disease recurrence.
J Pediatr Surg 2005 Aug;40(8):1284-1288

28.  Punyko JA, Mertens AC, Gurney JG, Yasui Y, Donaldson SS, Rodeberg DA,
Raney RB, Stovall M, Sklar CA, Robison LL, Baker KS. Long-term medical effects
of childhood and adolescent rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the childhood
cancer survivor study.  Pediatr Blood Cancer 2005 Jun 15; 44(7):643-653

29.  Rodeberg D, Arndt C, Breneman J, Lyden E, Donaldson S,
Paidas C, Andrassy R, Meyer W, Wiener E.  Characteristics and outcomes of
rhabdomyosarcoma patients with isolated lung metastases from IRS-IV. 
J Pediatr Surg 2005 Jan; 40(1):256-262

30.  Rodeberg DA, Nuss R, Elsawa S, Celis E.  Recognition of STEAP Expressing
Tumor Cells by Peptide Antigen Induced Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes. 
Clin Cancer Res 2005 Jun 15;11 (12):4545-4552

31.  Rodeberg DA, Nuss RA, Heppelmann CJ, Celis E.  Lack of effective
T-lymphocyte response to the PAX3/FKHR translocation area in alveolar
rhabdomyosarcoma.  Cancer Immunol Immunother 2005 Jun; 54(6):526-534

32.  Chun YS, Wang L, Nascimento AG, Moir CR, Rodeberg DA. 
Pediatric inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor:
Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) expression and prognosis. 
Pediatr Blood Cancer  2005 Nov;45(6):796-801

33.  Davis PW, Houghton SG, Rodeberg DA.  A 10-year old boy with peritonitis
after low velocity trauma.  Contemporary Surgery  2005 Dec;61(12):610-614

34.  Nayci A, Stavlo PL, Zarroug AE, Zietlow SP, Moir CR, Rodeberg DA. 
Snowmobile injuries in children and adolescents. 
Mayo Clin Proc  Jan 2006;81(1):39-44

35.  Rodeberg D, Paidas C.  Childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. 
Semin Pediatr Surg 2006 Feb;15(1):57-62

36.  Zarroug AE, Hamner CE, Pham TH, Houghton SG, Stavlo P, Moir CR, Rodeberg DA. 
Bilateral staged vesus bilateral simultaneous thoracotomy in the pediatric population. 
J Pediatr Surg 2006 Apr;41(4):647-651

37.  Rodeberg DA, Nuss RA, Elsawa SF, Erskine CL, Celis E.  Generation of
tumoricidal PAX3 peptide antigen specific cytotoxic
T lymphocytes.  Intl J Cancer  2006 Jul 1;119(1):126-132

38.  Arndt CA, Hammond S, Rodeberg D, Qualman S.  Significance of Persistent
Mature Rhabdomyoblasts in Bladder/Prostate Rhabdomyosarcoma.  Pediatr
Hemato Oncol  2006 Sept; 28(9):563-567

39.  Luty WH, Rodeberg D, Parness J, Vyas YM.  Antiparallel segregation of notch
components in the immunological synapse directs reciprocal signaling in allogeneic
Th:DC conjugates.  J Immunol 2007 Jul 15;179(2):819-29

40.  Rodeberg DA,  Erskine CL, Celis E. In Vitro induction of immune responses
to shared tumor- associated antigens in
rhabdomyosarcoma.  J Pediatr Surg 2007 Aug;42(8):1396-402

41.  Leaphart C, Rodeberg D. Pediatric surgical oncology: Management
of rhabdomyosarcoma.  Surg Oncol 2007 Nov 7; 16(3):173-85

42.  Burke M, Anderson J, Kao SC, Rodeberg DA, Qualman SJ, Wolden SL,
Meyer WH, Breitfeld PP. Assessment of response to induction therapy
and its influence on 5-year failure-free survival in Group III
rhabdomyosarcoma: IRS-IV experience.  A report from the Soft Tissue
Sarcoma Committee of the Children’s Oncology Group.  J Clin Oncol 
2007 Nov: 25(31): 4909-13 

43.  Hayes-Jordan A, Stoner JA, Anderson JR, Rodeberg D, Weiner G, Meyer W,
Hawkins D, Arndt C, Paidas C. The impact of surgical excision in chest wall
rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children’s Oncology Group.
J Pediatr Surg 2008 May;43(5): 831-6

44.  Rodeberg DA, Stoner J, Hayes-Jordan A, Kao S, Wolden S,
Qualman S, Meyer W, Hawkins D. Prognostic
significance of tumor response at the end of therapy in Group III
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS); a report from the
Children’s Oncology Group (COG). J Clin Oncol  2009 Aug 1;27(22):3705-3711

45.  Arndt CA, Stoner JA, Hawkins DS, Rodeberg DA, Hayes-Jordan AA, Paidas CN,
Parham DM, Teot LA, Aharam MD, Breneman JC, Donaldson SS, Anderson JR,
Meyer WH. Vincristine, actinomycin and cyclophosphamide compared with vincristine,
actinomycin and cyclophosphamide alternating with vincristine, topotecan and cyclophosphamide for intermediate-risk rhabdomyosarcoma: 
Children’s Oncology Group Study D9803. 
J Clin Oncol 2009 Nov 1:27(31):5182-5188

46.  Huh WW, Anderson JR, Rodeberg D, Teot L, Yock T, Raney RB. 
Orbital sarcoma with metastases at diagnosis: 
A report from the soft tissue sarcoma committee of the Children’s Oncology Group. 
Pediatr Blood Cancer, 2010 Jul 1;54(7):1045-7

47.  La TH, Wolden SL, Rodeberg DA, Hawkins DS, Brown KL, Anderson JA, Donaldson SS. 
Regional nodal involvement and patterns of spread along in-transit pathways in children
with rhabdomyosarcoma of the extremity: 
A report from the Children’s Oncology Group.  Int J Rad Onc Biol Phys  (in press)

48.  Rodeberg DA, Anderson JR, Arndt CA, Ferrer FA, Raney RB, Jenney ME,
Brecht IB, Koscielniak E, Carli M, Bisogno G, Oberlin O, Rey A, Ullrich F, Stevens MC,
Meyer WH. Comparison of Outcomes Based on Treatment Algorithms
for Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) of the Bladder/Prostate (BP): Combined Results
from the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), German Cooperative Soft T issue
Sarcoma Study (CWS), Italian Cooperative Group (ICG),
and International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) Malignant
Mesenchymal Tumors (MMT) Committee.  Int J Cancer (accepted 4/2010)

49. Million L, Anderson J, Breneman J, Hawkins DS, Laurie F, Michalski J,
Rodeberg DA, Wharam M, Wolden S, Donaldson SS.  Influence of Noncompliance
with Radiation Therapy Protocol Guidelines and Operative Bed Recurrences for Children
with Rhabdomyosarcoma and Microscopic Residual Disease:  A Report from the
Children’s Oncology Group.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys.  2010 June 18

50. Rodeberg DA, Garcia-Henriquez N, Lyden ER, Davicioni E, Parham D,
Skapek SX, Hayes-Jordan AA, Donaldson SS, Brown K, Triche TJ, Meyer WH,
Hawkins DS. Prognostic Significance and Tumor Biology of Regional Lymph
Node Disease in Patients with Rhabdomyosarcoma: A Report from the Children’s
Oncology Group. Journal of Clinical Oncology. In Press

Book Chapters and Invited Manuscripts

1.   Rodeberg DA, Maschinot NE, Housinger TA, Warden GD.  Decreased pulmonary
barotrauma using volumetric diffusive respiration in pediatric burn patients. In: 
Year Book of Surgery. Copeland, Editor. St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1993 

2.   Rodeberg DA.  Burn care. In:  The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook.  Koutlas, editor. 
St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc.  1994

3.   Rodeberg DA.  Airways. The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook.  Koutlas, editor. 
St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1994 

4.   Rodeberg DA.  Respiratory care and ventilatory support. In: 
The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook.  Koutlas, editor. 
St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1994

5.   Babcock GF, Rodeberg DA, White-Owen CL.  Changes in Neutrophil Function
Following Major Trauma and Thermal Injury. In:  The Immune Consequences
of Trauma,Shock, and Sepsis - Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches
,
Volume 1. Faist, editor. Scottsdale: Pabst Science Publishers; 1996. p. 194-201

6.   Babcock GF, Rodeberg DA.  The Effect of Thermal Injury and
Lipopolysaccharide Exposure on Neutrophil Beta2 Integrin and
CD14 Expression. In:The Immune Consequences of Trauma, Shock, and
Sepsis - Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches
,
Volume 1.   Faist, editor.  Scottsdale: Pabst Science Publishers; 1996

7.   Rodeberg DA, Easter AJ, Washam MA, Housinger TA, Greenhalgh DG,
Warden GD. Use of Helium-Oxygen Mixture in the Treatment of Post-extubation
Stridor in Pediatric Burn Patients. In:  Year book of Surgery
Copeland, editor.  St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc.; 1996. p. 99

8.   Rodeberg DA.  Respiratory Care and Ventilatory Support. In: 
The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook.
Berry, editor.  St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1997

9.   Rodeberg DA.  Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage. In: 
The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook. 
Berry, editor.  St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1997

10.Rodeberg DA.  Pediatric Surgery. In:  The Mont Reid Surgical Handbook
Berry, editor.  St. Louis: Mosby Year Book Inc. 1997

11.Rodeberg DA, Paidas CN.  Germ Cell Tumors. In:  Pediatric Surgery Secrets.
P.L. Glick, R.H. Pearl, M.S. Irish, M.G. Caty, Editors, 2000, 275-80

12.Rodeberg DA, Paidas CN.  Surgical Conditions of the Small Intestine in
Infants and Children. In:  Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.
5th Edition. Volume 5. Zuidema GD, Yeo CJ, editors. 
Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Co.; 2002. p. 270-294

13.Rodeberg DA, Moir CR.  Common Pediatric Gastrointestinal
Disorders. In: Mayo Clinic Gastrointestinal Surgery. Kelly KA, Sarr MG, Hinder RA,
editors. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders; 2004. p. 699-721

14.Breneman JC, Rodeberg DA, Lavigne RF, Brown K, Wiener E.  Local Control
Issues in Pediatric Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas. 
In: Pediatric Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas
Pappo A, editor.  Berlin, NY:  Springer  2006.  p. 71-88

15. Wiener ES, Rodeberg DA.  Rhabdomyosarcoma. 
In: Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. 
New Jersey, Humana Press, 2008.  p. 385-396

16. Mollen K, Rodeberg DA.  Rhabdomyosarcoma. In: Pediatric Surgery, 7th edition.
Elsevier, In Press

Presentations and Published Abstracts

1.   Rodeberg DA, Babcock GF, Alexander JW, Warden GD.  Decreased CD1lb
receptor expression on PMNs from burn patients after LPS exposure. 
J Leukoc Biol 1992; (Suppl 3):47

2.   Rodeberg DA, Nuss R, Celis E.  Generation of PAX3/FKHD responsive
cytotoxic T-lymphocytes from human naive precursors.  Proc Annu Meet
Am Assoc Cancer Res 2002 Mar; 43:562

3.   Arndt CA, Rodeberg DA, Ullrich F, Donaldson SS, Anderson JR, Raney RB,
Breitfeld PP, et al.  Outcome and local control (LC) for bladder prostate
rhabdomyosarcoma (BP RMS) on IRS IV.  Pediatr Res 2003 Apr; 53(4 Part 2):269A 

4.   Arndt CA, Rodeberg DA, Ullrich F, Donaldson SS, Anderson JR,
Raney RB, Breitfeld PP. Outcome and local control (LC) for
bladder prostate rhabdomyosarcoma (BP RMS)
on IRS IV (Abstract 1536).  J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2003 Apr; 25(4):A5

5.      Rodeberg DA, Nuss R, Celis E.  Lack of effective CTL and HTL antigenic
epitopes at the PAX3/FKHR translocation site in Rhabdomyosarcoma. 
Proceedings American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
2003 Jul; 44:943-4 

6.      Rodeberg DA.  Intracellular trafficking of MICA in sarcoma cells. 
Poster Session.  American Association for Cancer Research.  April, 2007

7.      Rodeberg DA, Erskin C, Esteban C.  Induction of Immune Responses to,
and Identification of, Shared Tumor Associated Antigens in Rhabdomyosarcoma. 
American Pediatric Surgical Association, May 2007 

8.      Rodeberg DA.  Prognostic Significance of Regional Lymph Node Disease
in Rhabdomyosarcoma. American Academy of Pediatrics, National Conference
and Exhibition, October, 2007

9.      Rodeberg DA.  Drowning and Near-drowning:  Just When You Thought It
was Safe to Go into the Water.  John M. Templeton Jr., Pediatric Trauma
Symposium, Philadelphia, PA, March 2008

10.  Rodeberg DA.  Disparate Expression of Notch 1 and Notch 2 in
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS).  American Association for Cancer Research,
San Diego, CA, April 2008

11.  Martelli H, Rodeberg DA.  Surgery vs. Radiation Therapy for
Rhabdomyosarcoma Local Control. American Pediatric Surgical
Association-International Society of Paediatric Surgical Oncology
(APSA-IPSO) Phoenix, AZ, May 2008

12.  Rodeberg DA.  Challenging Cases in Pediatric Trauma II Session, Case 3. 
John M. Templeton Jr., Pediatric Trauma
Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA, March 7, 2009

13.  Garcia-Henriquez N, Rodeberg DA.  Tumor Volume as a Predictor of
Oncologic Outcome in Children with Intermediate Risk Rhabdomyosarcoma. 
American Pediatric Surgical Association, May 30, 2009

14.  Pal R,  Rodeberg DA.  Biology of MICA in Pediatric Sarcoma. 
Immunogenetics-Surgery Combined Seminars, Children’s Hospital of
Pittsburgh of UPMC, John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center, August 12, 2009

15.  Malempati S, Rodeberg DA, et al.  Rhabdomyosarcoma in Infants Less
than One Year of Age: Results from the Children’s Oncology Group. 
American Society of Pediatric Hemotology/Oncology,
23rd Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, April 7-10, 2010.  

16.  Rodeberg DA, Wharam MD, Lyden E,  Stoner JA, Brown KL, Wolden SL,
Paidas CN, Donaldson SS, DS Hawkins, Arndt CA.  Second Look Operation
with Subsequent Modification of Radiotherapy Dose for Intermediate Risk
Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS): A Report from the Children’s Oncology Group
(COG).  Oral Abstract Presentation. American Society of Clinical Oncology,
Chicago, IL, June 6, 2010

Miscellaneous and Media 

1.   Rodeberg DA.  Measurement of P:O ratios in mouse liver mitochondria in
vitro in the presence of acetaminophen. 
Viterbo College Biology Department. 1984 

2.   Doescher MD, Witte RS, Caplan RH, Rodeberg DA. 
Addition of exogenous thyroxin for prevention of radiation induced hypothyroidism. 
ECOG protocol. 1985

3.   Paidas C, Rodeberg DA.  Thyroid tumors, parathyroid tumors,
and pheochromocytomas.  Web Site Chapter. 2000

4.      Rodeberg DA.  Rhabdomyosarcoma.  Cancer Committee Report in
Winter Newsletter for American Pediatric Surgical Association. 2005

5.      Rodeberg DA.  Pediatric Lymphadenitis.  Children’s Hospital of
Pittsburgh UPMC CHP Pediatric Surgery
, Surgery Update,
Volume 1, Issue 1 Spring 2007

6.      Rodeberg DA.   Pittsburgh Children’s Hospital Sees Jump in
Trauma Injuries. Interview for WPXI and WPXI.com.  July 11, 2007

7.      Rodeberg DA.  Fireworks Safety.  Pittsburgh Tribune Review. 
June 24, 2008

8.      Rodeberg DA.  Fireworks Safety.  Pittsburgh Today Live (KDKA-TV). 
June 30, 2008