Sherry M. Wren

Professor Wren serves as the Stanford School of Medicine Vice Chair for Surgery, Director of Global Surgery at the Center for Innovation and Global Health, and Director of Surgery at the Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System.  She is also Honorary Professor in the Centre for Trauma at the London School of Medicine, Queen Mary University of London.  Dr. Wren is a member of and leader in numerous national and international organizations.   

She is currently on the editorial boards of JAMA Surgery, World Journal of Surgery, Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery and Advanced Techniques, and East and Central African Journal of Surgery.  Her clinical practice is in gastrointestinal malignancy and robotics and research interests are in surgical outcomes, robotics, cancer, and global surgery.