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  • Charles S. O'Mara, MD, MBA

    O'Mara, Charles

    Professor
    Phone: (601) 984-2680
    Fax: (601) 815-4563  
    E-mail

    Biography

    Dr. O'Mara was born and raised in Jackson, Miss. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Mississippi. Following medical school at Tulane University, Dr. O'Mara began residency at Johns Hopkins Medical Center in 1993. During his fourth year in residency at Johns Hopkins, he went to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol, England, for a six-month thoracic surgery rotation. He then returned to Johns Hopkins where he completed his chief year of general surgery residency. Dr. O'Mara also did a vascular surgery fellowship at Northwestern University.  

    Education and training

    • University of Mississippi - BS, 1970
    • Tulane University School of Medicine - MD, 1973
    • Johns Hopkins Hospital - Intern, surgery, 1973-74
      • Resident, surgery, 1974-78
      • Chief resident, surgery, 1978-79
    • Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, England - Registrar, thoracic surgery, July-December 1976
    • Northwestern University, Chicago - Fellow, vascular surgery, 1979-80

    Professional memberships

    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society
    • American College of Surgeons
    • ACS Mississippi Committee on Applicants
    • ACS Secretary-Treasurer, Mississippi Chapter
    • ACS President, Mississippi Chapter
    • Association of Academic Surgery
    • American Heart Society
    • American Heart Society Cardiovascular Surgery Section
    • American Heart Society Stroke Council
    • Chesapeake Vasculary Society
    • Central Mississippi Medical Society
    • Jackson Surgical Society
    • American Association for Vascular Surgery
    • Society for Vascular Technology
    • Southeastern Surgical Congress
    • Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society
    • Southern Association for Vascular Surgery
    • Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Membership Committee
    • Callendar Society
    • Callendar Society, Secretary-Treasurer, Vice President, President
    • Society for Vascular Surgery
    • Society for Vascular Surgery, Distinguished Fellow
    • Will C. Sealy Surgical Society
    • Southern Surgical Association
    • Southern Surgeons Travel Club
    • International Society for Endovascular Surgery