Chatham University

Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) Faculty and Staff

John T. Comerci MD

JComerci@Chatham.edu or comercijt@upmc.edu
Medical Director
Joined Chatham : 2009

Education

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Gynecology Oncology Fellowship (Bronx, NY), 1996
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, OB/GYN Residency (Livingston, NJ), 1993
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center, OB/GYN Internship (Livingston, NJ), 1990
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine Internship (Philadelphia, PA), 1989
  • Temple University School of Medicine, M.D. (Philadelphia, PA), 1988
  • Bucknell University, B.A., Animal Behavior (Lewisburg, PA), 1984

Publications

  • Comerci, JT, Goldberg GL. Current diagnosis and management of cervical cancer. Cancer Invest, 2002, Vol 20 (4).
  • Sidebotham EL, DeLair D, Comerci JT, Kayton ML, Abu-Rustum NR. Pediatric radical abdominal trachelectomy for solitary fibrous tumor of the uterine cervix. Gynecol Oncol 115:302-305, 2009
  • Comerci JT, Licciardi F, Bergh PA, Gregori C. Breen JL. Mater cystic teratoma: A clinicopathologic evaluation of 517 cases and review of the literature. ObstetObsetet Gynecol 84:22-28, 1994.
  • Comerci JT, Denehy T, Gregori C. Breen JL. Wilms' tumor of the uterus A case report. J Reprod Med 38:829-832, 1993
  • Floody OR, Comerci JT, Lisk R. Hormonal control of sex differences in ultrasound production by hamsters. Hormones and Behavior 21:17-35, 1987.

Certifications

  • Arizona Medical Licensure, 2004
  • Pennsylvania Medical Licensure, 1999
  • New York State Medical Licensure, 1996
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons, 2003
  • Subspecialty Certification: Gynecologic Oncology, 2000
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1997
  • Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners, 1989

Awards

  • Best Women's Health Preceptor of the Year, Chatham University PA Program, 2011
  • Drs. Henry and Page Laughlin Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Dept. of OB/GYN, Temple University School of Medicine, 2008
  • CREOG National Faculty Teaching Award, Phoenix Integrated Residency Program in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2007-2012
  • CREOG National Resident Teaching Award, Dept of Ob/Gyn, University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, 1998
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in the National Council on Resident Education in Ob/Gyn, Magee Womens Hospital. 2002
  • Faculty Teaching Award, Dept of Ob/Gyn, University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, 1998
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Dept of Ob/Gyn, Rochester General Hospital, 1997
  • Galloway Fellow in Gynecologic Oncology, Memorial Gsloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1991

Organizations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (2003)
  • Amercian Radium Society (2003)
  • Amercian College of Surgeons (2003)
  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (1997)
  • Mid-Atlantic Gynecologic Oncology Society (2001)
  • Allegheny County and Pennsylvania Medical Society (1999)
  • Gynecologic Oncology Group (1999)
  • Temple University Medical School Alumni Association (1989)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (1998-2005)
  • Amercian Medical Association (1989)
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (Full Member) (1996)
  • Amercian College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1991) (Fellow 1999)

Achievements