Alison Ward

Assistant Professor

Alison Ward

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery: Cardiothoracic


Alison attended Johns Hopkins University as an undergraduate and received her BA in anthropology with a minor in French literature. She received her medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine. From there she returned to her hometown of New York City and completed an integrated 4+3 general surgery/cardiothoracic surgery residency and a cardiothoracic surgery research fellowship at NYU Langone Health. She is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and Women in Thoracic Surgery.

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  • MD, Medicine University of Maryland - Balti, 2010

  • BA, Anthropology Johns Hopkins University, 2006


  • PHY GA Professional Licensing BRD, 2019

Awards & Honors

  • Women in Thoracic Surgery Scholarship 2014

  • American Association of Thoracic Surgery Summer Intern Scholarship 2007

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RSUR 5000