Assistant Professor of Surgery/Associate Trauma Medical Director
New York University Grossman School of Medicine/NYC Health and Hospitals -Bellevue Hospital Center
Dr. Cherisse Berry, born and raised in Kansas City, MO, completed her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience with a minor in French at the Johns Hopkins University. She completed her Master’s Degree in Biology at Harvard University, Medical Degree at the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, and General Surgery Residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. She spent three years at Shock Trauma/University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD where she completed an Acute Care Surgery Fellowship and Trauma Research Fellowship before joining the Division of Acute Care Surgery at New York University Grossman School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital Center in New York, NY. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Surgery and Associate Trauma Medical Director. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery where she is board certified in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Berry has had a formidable interest in research, specifically traumatic brain injury, racial/ethnic disparities within trauma and academic surgery, and trauma systems. She has 45 peer-reviewed published manuscripts, received the 2016 EAST Research and Scholarship Grant in addition to institutional funding for her research, was selected as an NIH Early Career Reviewer, and has held numerous leadership roles on various local, regional, and national committees including Chair of the New York City Regional Trauma Advisory Council Systems Committee, Co-Chair of the New York State Trauma Advisory Committee Systems Subcommittee, member of the AAST Diversity and Inclusion Committee, member of the EAST Research and Scholarship Committee, and Chair of the Society of Black Academic Surgeons (SBAS) Women in Surgery Committee. Dr. Berry is married to her husband Freddie and is a mother to two young sons, Jaden (4 years old) and Christian (1 year old).
Thursday, September 10, 2020
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1:40 PM – 2:00 PM