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James D. Geiger, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Executive Director, Medical Innovation Center

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

Invited Presentations

International

  1. Geiger JD. Vaccination of Pediatric Solid Tumors with Tumor Lysate-Pulsed Dendritic Cells, 14th Workshop on Cell and Gene Therapy, Hospital Georges-Pompidou, Paris, France, April, 2001.
  2. Geiger JD. Vaccination of Pediatric Solid Tumor Patients with Tumor Lysate-Pulsed Dendritic Cells Expands Specific T cells and Mediates Tumor Regression, Annual SIOP Europe Neuroblastoma Meeting, Vienna, Austria, June 2001.
  3. Geiger JD. Dendritic Cell Based Vaccines in Pediatric Malignancies (St. Anna Children's Hospital, University of Vienna) Vienna, Austria, June 2001.
  4. Geiger JD, Pediatric Surgery Panel Discussion Topic: da Vinci and Robotic Pediatric Surgery, Annual International Pediatric Endosurgery Group Meeting, Los Angeles, California, March 2003.
  5. Geiger JD, Current Cellular Vaccine Therapy for Patients with Neuroblastoma, William Guy Forbeck Research Foundation "Focus on the Future" Seminar, The New Biology of Enigmatic Neuroblastoma and Relevant Treatment Strategies, Boston, MA, March 2003.
  6. Geiger JD, Treatment of solid tumours in children with tumour-lysate-pulsed dendritic cells, Kind Philipp Foundation, 11th International Expert Meeting on Immunotherapy, Reisensburg, Germany, October 2004.

National

  1. Geiger JD. Pediatric Surgical Emergency. Pediatric Updates Conference. Lima, Ohio, 1997.
  2. Geiger JD. Vaccine Therapy of Pediatric Malignancies Utilizing Dendritic Cells. Children's Cancer Group Meeting, Houston, Texas, April, 1998.
  3. Geiger JD. Dendritic Cells and Immunotherapy for Pediatric Malignancies. Pediatric Oncology Conference, Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, March, 1999.
  4. Geiger JD. Immunotherapy of Pediatric Malignancies - Dendritic Cell Vaccines, Children's Oncology Group, Tampa, Florida, April 2000.
  5. Geiger JD, Dendritic Cell Vaccination in Pediatric Solid Tumors Patients. Pediatric Grand Rounds, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, March 2005.

Local

  1. Geiger JD. "Intestinal Atresia: Webs to Sausages," Perinatal Grand Rounds, St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, 1995.
  2. Geiger JD. "Hepatoblastoma: Current Management," Surgical Grand Rounds, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1994.
  3. Geiger JD. "Colorectal Cancer: When is Enough, Enough?" Surgical Grand Rounds, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1993.
  4. Geiger JD. "Assessment and Management of the Pediatric Trauma Patient," St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, 1995.
  5. Geiger JD. "Assessment and Management of the Pediatric Trauma Patient," Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza, Toledo, Ohio, 1995.
  6. Geiger JD. Pediatric Thoracic Trauma. Tenth Annual Trauma Symposium "When Disaster Strikes," Toledo, Ohio, 1996.
  7. Geiger JD. Respiratory failure in children: Update on treatment, Pulmonary, Grand Rounds, St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, 1996.
  8. Geiger JD. Pediatric abdominal Trauma, Medical Grand Rounds, Fulton, County Health Center, Wausean, Ohio, 1996.
  9. Geiger JD. Update on Neuroblastoma Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1996.
  10. Geiger JD. Vomiting as an emergency in children. Pediatric Grand Rounds, St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, 1996.
  11. Geiger JD. Impact of Prenatal Diagnosis on Surgical Conditions with Focus on Ventral Wall Defects. Perrysburg, Ohio, October, 1996.
  12. Geiger JD. Pediatric Trauma, Basics and Beyond. St. Lukes Hospital, Grand Rounds. Maumee, Ohio, October, 1996.
  13. Geiger JD. Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery. Pediatric Grand Rounds. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1996.
  14. Geiger JD. Laparoscopy in Pediatric Surgery. Medical Grand Rounds, Toledo, Ohio, 1997.
  15. 15. Geiger JD. Pediatric Surgical Emergencies. Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds, St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, December, 1997.
  16. Geiger JD. New Approaches to Pediatric Cancer Therapy. Pediatric Grand Rounds, University of Michigan, January, 1998.
  17. Geiger JD. Pediatric Thoracic Trauma. Pediatric Trauma Conference, The Toledo Club, Toledo, Ohio, May, 1998.
  18. Geiger JD. Vaccine Therapy of Pediatric Malignancies Utilizing Dendritic Cells. Pediatric Grand Rounds, DeVos Children's Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan, September, 1998.
  19. 19. Geiger JD. Pediatric Malignancies and Future Therapies, Grand Rounds,
  20. Mercy Children's Hospital, St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, June, 2000.
  21. 20. Geiger JD. Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Gastrointestinal Obstruction, Grand Rounds, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio, September, 2000.
  22. Geiger JD. Appendicitis: That was then; this is now, Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, October, 2000.
  23. Geiger JD. Pediatric Trauma: The Basics, Northwest Ohio Regional EMS Conference, Wood County Hospital, Bowling Green, Ohio, Feb, 2001.
  24. Geiger JD. Vaccination of pediatric solid tumors with tumor lysate-pulsed dendritic cells expands specific T cells and mediates tumor regression, Pediatric Grand Rounds, CS Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 2001.
  25. Geiger JD. The Use of Robotics in Surgery, The Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North, Holiday Inn North Campus, Ann Arbor, Michigan, February 2004.
  26. Geiger JD. The Use of Robotics in Surgery, Annual Health Facilities Planning Seminar, Shanty Creek Resort, Bellaire, Michigan, March 2004.

Scientific Presentations

International

  1. Teitelbaum DH, Lelli JL, Hirschl RB, Geiger JD, Arca MJ. Laparoscopic-Assisted Proctocolectomy for Ulcerative Colitis - A More Rational Approach. IX International Congress for Endosurgery in Children. Atlanta, Georgia, March 2000.
  2. Geiger JD. A Single Institution's Experience with Thoracic Neuroblastomas: 100% Survival in 39 Consecutive Patients, American Pediatric Surgical Association - International Society of Paediatric Surgical Oncology Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, May, 2000.
  3. Wildhaber BE, Coran AG, Drongowski RA, Hirschl RB, Geiger JD, Lelli JL, Teitelbaum DH. A 27 Year Experience with the Kasai Portoenterostomy for Biliary Atresia: A Review of 81 Patients. British Association of Paediatric Surgeons. Cambridge, England, July 2002.

National

  1. O'Neill Jr JA, Gautam S, Geiger JD, Ein SH, Holder TM, Bloss RS, Krummel TM. A Longitudinal Analysis of the Pediatric Surgeon Workforce, American Surgical Association, April 2000.
  2. Geiger JD, Newsted J, Drongowski RA, Lelli, Jr., JL. Car Surfing - An Under Reported Mechanism of Serious Injury in Children and Adolescence, 31st Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, May, 2000.
  3. Hohenkirk L, Corpron C, Geiger JD. Results of an Aggressive Surgical Approach to Thoracic Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors and Ewing's Sarcomas in Pediatric Patients, 31st Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, May, 2000.
  4. Teitelbaum DH, VanLeeuwen K, Geiger JD, Coran AG, Barnett J. Stooling and Manometric Findings after Primary Pull-throughs in Hirschsprung's Disease: Perineal vs. Abdominal Approaches, American Pediatric Surgical Association, Lake Buena Vista, and Florida, May, 2000.
  5. Teitelbaum DH, Arca MJ, Geiger JD, Hirschl R, Lelli JL, Harmon C, Greenfeld J, Barnhart D. Minimally invasive repair of a congenital diaphragmatic hernia. American College of Surgeons, Surgical Section, Chicago, Illinois, October, 2000.
  6. Geiger JD. Vaccination of Pediatric Solid Tumors with Tumor Lysate-Pulsed Dendritic Cells Expands Specific T Cells and Mediates Tumor Regression, 2001 American Association for Cancer Research, New Orleans, LA, March, 2001.
  7. Geiger JD. Recurrence After Laparoscopic and Open Nissen Fundoplication: A Comparison of the Mechanisms of Failure, 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, Naples, Florida, May 2001.
  8. Patrick D, Bensar D, Geiger JD, Teitelbaum DH. Successful thoracoscopic lung biopsy in children utilizing preoperative CT-guided localization, American Academy of Pediatrics, San Francisco, California, October 2001.
  9. Hirschl R, Yardeni D, Oldham K, Sherman N, Siplovich L, Gross E, Udassin R, Cohen Z, Nagar H, Geiger JD, Coran AG. The gastric transposition for esophageal replacement in children: Experience with 41 consecutive cases with special emphasis on esophageal atresia, American Surgical Association, Hot Springs, Virginia, April 2002.
  10. Geiger JD, Drongowski R, Coran AG. The market for pediatric surgeons: An updated survey of recent graduates. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Phoenix, Arizona, May 2002.
  11. Geiger JD, Teitelbaum DH, Hirschl RB, Coran AG. A new operative technique for restorative proctocolectomy: The endorectal pull-through combined a double-stapled ileo-anal anastomosis. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, May 2003.
  12. Hirschl RB, Geiger JD. Robot-assisted Nissen Fundoplication in a child. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, May 2003.
  13. Yardeni D, Hirschl RB, Drongowski RA, Teitelbaum DH, Geiger JD, Coran AG. Delayed versus immediate surgery in acute appendicitis: Do we need to operate during the night? American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, May 2003.
  14. Islam S, Geiger JD, Teitelbaum DH. Use of radiofrequency ablation of the lower esophageal sphinchter to treat recurrent gastroesophageal reflux disease. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, May 2003.
  15. Geiger JD, McKinney CA, Sun RJ, Drongowski RA, Nickoloff B. Minimal recruitment and activation of dendritic cells in neuroblastoma (Poster). American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, May 2003.
  16. Kia KF, Mony VK, Drongowski RA, Golladay ES, Geiger JD, Hirschl RB, Coran AG, Teitelbaum DH. Laparoscopic versus open surgical approach for intussusception requiring operative intervention. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.
  17. Llin EM, Islam S, Drongowski RA, Teitelbaum DH, Geiger JD, Coran AG, Hirschl RB. The effect of phenol on ingrown toenail excision in children (Poster). American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.
  18. Morden P, Drongowski RA, Geiger JD, Hirschl RB, Teitelbaum DH. Comparison of karydakis versus primary midline excision for treatment of pilonidal sinus disease. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.
  19. Geiger JD, Hernandez A, Hirschl RB. Robot-assisted laparoscopic Heller-myotomy. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.
  20. Kia K, Mony V, Golladay ES, Drongowski RA, Geiger JD, Hirschl RB, Coran AG, Teitelbaum DH. Laparascopic versus open surgical approach for intussusception requiring operative intervention. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.
  21. Lin EM, Islam S, Drongowski RA, Teitelbaum DH, Geiger JD, Coran AG, Hirschl RB. The effect of phenol on ingrown toenail excision in children. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, May 2004.

Institutional

  1. Geiger JD, Shu S, Chang AE. Enhanced Generation of Tumor Sensitized T
  2. Cells for Adoptive Immunotherapy. American Cancer Society, Michigan
  3. Division, Cancer Research Conference, 1991.
  4. Geiger JD, Shu S, Chang AE. Anti-CD3 Activated Lymphocytes in Adoptive
  5. Immunotherapy. American College of Surgeons Meeting, Michigan Chapter
  6. Annual Residents Conference, 1991.
  7. Smith JD, Geiger JD, Mulé JJ. Development of a Human Cancer Vaccine
  8. Approach Employing Tumor-Pulsed Dendritic Cells. Moses Gunn Surgery
  9. Research Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1996.
  10. Geiger JD, Coran AG. The Current Management of Solid Malignancies in Childhood, Grand Rounds, University of Michigan Department of Surgery, Section of Pediatric Surgery, March, 2000.