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Resident Biography



Ricardo Bello, MD, MPH

Chief Resident Year

Medical School

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela


Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela

Undergrad Institution: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Medical School: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Other degrees/information about them: MPH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Future plans: Surgical Oncology fellowship

Why UMASS?: I came to UMass as a PGY3 as part of the program expansion. I was extremely lucky to find a program with such a welcoming culture, an incredible operative experience and an exceptional group of co-residents and attendings

Favorite thing to do in Worcester: Hiking in Central Massachusetts

Recent abstracts, posters, or publications:

Siotos C, Lagiou P, Cheah MA, et al. Determinants of receiving immediate breast reconstruction: An analysis of patient characteristics at a tertiary care center in the US [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 16]. Surg Oncol. 2020;34:1-6. doi:10.1016/j.suronc.2020.02.017