Whitney Zingg

Whitney Zingg

Resident in General Surgery

Education

Medical Degree, University of Tennessee 2017

Bachelor's Degree, Maryville College 2011 (Biochemistry)

Positions and Work Experience

2015 -2017 Researcher, Novick Cardiac Alliance, Memphis, TN -- Under the supervision of Dr. William Novick, UTHSC Department of Surgery, ,

Publications

Book Chapter

Novick WM, Sandoval N, Zingg SCW (2017 ) Interventricular communication and pulmonary hypertension Pediatric Cardiology and Principles of Surgery .Bogota, Columbia: Editorial Distribuna, Columbia Society of Cardiology

Presentations

Poster Presentations

Zingg S, Kortebein S, Brooksbank J, Govolenko A, Lazorhyshynets V, Molloy F, Novick W (11-2016. ) Long-term follow-up in patients with unidirectional flap valve VSD closure .AMA Research Symposium, Orlando, FL. .

Zingg S, Kortebein S, Brooksbank J, Govolenko A, Lazorhyshynets V, Molloy F, Novick W (03-2017. ) Long-term follow-up in patients with unidirectional flap valve VSD closure .Pediatric Research Day, Memphis, TN. .

Paper Presentations

Zingg S, Kortebein S, Brooksbank J, Govolenko A, Lazorhyshynets V, Molloy F, Novick W (09-2016. ) Long-term follow-up in patients with unidirectional flap valve VSD closure .Southeast Pediatric Cardiovascular Society, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Honors and Awards

2009 Outstanding Performance in Structural Chemistry Award, Maryville College

2008 -2011 Dean’s List, Maryville College

2015 -2017 Grace Moulder Merit Scholarship recipient, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

2016 -2017 Billy and Sally Gore Medical Student Memorial Merit Scholarship recipient, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Service

Patient Admission Support Specialist, Parkwest Emergency Room, Knoxville, TN -- Obtained contact and insurance information as well as treatment consent. 2011 -2013

Medical Intern, Heideveld Community Health Centre, Cape Town, South Africa -- Participated in patient evaluation and counseling in the HIV/AIDs clinic and the OB clinic, helped with general evaluation in the primary care clinic, and assisted in minor surgical procedures. 06-2013 -08-2013

Medical Intern, International Children’s Heart Foundation, Skopje, Macedonia -- Assisted in the OR and with PICU care for children with congenital heart defects. 05-2014

Serving the Underserved -- Six week course studying, discussing, and reflecting on issues of poverty and medicine. 2015

Board Member, Council for International and Area Outreach 2014 -2017

Student Surgical Society, University of Tennessee Health Science Center 2013 -2017

Professional Affiliation

2013 -To Present: American Medical Association

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267-0558
Phone: 513-558-4206
sara-catherine.zingg@uc.edu