Training and Education
University of Southern California
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Los Angeles, California
Medical School — 2008
Medical College of Virginia
Dual Degree; Doctorate of Medicine, Master of Health Administration
Graduate School — 2003
Medical College of Virginia
Master of Science – Physiology
Undergraduate — 2001
James Madison University
Bachelor of Science – Biology, Biochemistry
Research and Experience
Barrett DM, Chacon C, Stevens WG “Breast Implant Malposition: Classification, Prevention, and Surgical Options” Presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego CA, May 2012
Barrett DM, Soltani A, Cohen M, Kuschner S, Kubler D “Large Lipoma Resection of the Forearm and Posterior Interosseus Nerve Palsy, A Case Series” Presented at the American Society of Peripheral Nerve National Meeting, Las Vegas NV, Jan 2012
University of Minnesota Clarion Interdisciplinary Case Competition – April 2007
1st Place - As part of a multidisciplinary team from MCV, we competed against universities across the country.
Presented analysis, recommendations, and an implementation plan regarding a sentinel event
that occurred at a fictional hospital emphasizing establishment and maintenance of a culture of patient safety.
Barrett DM, Perlin JB “Physician Attitudes Regarding Quality/Safety Culture: Performance Implications for Physician – Hospital Alignment” Presented at the National Institute for Health Care Improvement, Orlando FL, Dec 2007.
Barrett DM, Lawson SR, Pierce JG “Factors that Determine the Choice of Careers for Senior Medical Students.” Virginia Commonwealth University department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Presented at the annual American Professors of Gynecology and Council on Resident Education. Salt Lake City, UT, March 6-9th, 2007.
Wilson JD, Barrett DM, Hirsch JI, Kalen JD, Kurdziel KA “Evaluation of F-18 paclitaxel as an in vivo
PET tracer for Pgp expression.” Presented at the 24th Annual American Cancer Society Seminar of
Cancer Researchers in Virginia. Charlottesville, VA Oct 29, 2005.
Barrett DM, Schmidt-Ullrich RK, Mikkelsen RB “S-nitrosylation of protein tyrosine phosphatases in response to ionizing radiation, low concentrations of hydrogen peroxide, and the Ca2+ ionophore ionomycin.”
Presented at the 94th Annual American Association for Cancer Research meeting held in July, 2003.
Barrett DM, Schmidt-Ullrich RK, Mikkelsen RB “Radiation induced expression of neuronal nitric oxide
synthase.” Presented at the American Cancer Society’s regional meeting held in April, 2002.
Ducic I, Barrett DM, Al-Attar A “Benign peripheral nerve tumors: treatment algorithm and reconstructive options” Ann Plast Surg. 63(2):156-61, Aug 2009
Barrett DM, Black SM, Todor H, Schmidt-Ullrich RK, Dawson KS, Mikkelsen RB “Inhibition of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases by Mild Oxidative Stresses is Dependent on S-nitrosylation” J Biol Chem. 280, 14453-14461, 2005.
Barrett, DM, “S-Nitrosylation of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases.” (Masters Thesis) 2003.