Curriculum Vitae


Doctor of Medicine, M.D., 2009-2013
St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies

Master of Science in Biology, M.S., 2006-2008
California State University, East Bay, Hayward, California, USA

Bachelor of Art in Anthropology, B.A., 2000-2004
University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA

Professional Experience

Categorical Surgery Resident
Department of Surgery, Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ

Preliminary Surgery Resident
Department of Surgery, Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ


Effect of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation on Renal Function in Patients with Previous Renal Dysfunction
Okoh A, Kamrani K, Unnikrishnan D, et al., American Journal of Cardiology. 2019
doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.04.008, PMID: 31027658

Prevalence of False-Negative Results of Intraoperative Consultation on Surgical Margins During Resection of Gastric and Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma 
Mcauliffe JC, Tang LH, Kamrani K, et al., JAMA Surgery. 2018
doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.3863, PMID: 30422226

Let’s cut the Core; When is Core Biopsy Enough for Sub Centimeter Breast Cancer?
Shea B, Boyan WP, Kamrani K, et al., Journal of Surgical Research. 2017
doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2017.04.006, PMID: 28807211

The C. elegans Rab Family: Identification, Classification and Toolkit Construction
Gallegos ME, Balakrishnan S, Chandramouli P, et al., PLoS ONE. 2012
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049387, PMID: 23185324

Case Reports

Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver mimicking venolymphatic malformation
Kamrani K, Patel A, Guerrieri C., et al. Radiology Case Reports. 2019
doi: 10.1016/j.radcr.2019.04.005, PMID: 31011382

Adenomyoma causing gastric outlet obstruction
Kamrani K, Cutler J, Austin C. et al., Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports. 2019
doi: 10.1016/j.epsc.2018.12.026 

Acute intestinal necrosis secondary to idiopathic intimal hyperplasia of visceral small arteries: A case report
Kamrani K, Sohn JD, Tchomobe G, et al., Surgical Case Reports. 2018
doi: 10.15761/SCRR.1000125 

Internal hernia secondary to robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy and extended pelvic lymphadenectomy with skeletonization of the external iliac artery
Kamrani K, Lepis G, Khoury P., Urology Case Reports. 2018; 21:47-49.
doi: 10.1016/j.eucr.2018.08.017, PMID: 30202734

Abstracts, Posters & Presentations

Operative Outcomes of Ventral Hernia Repairs in Heart Transplant Patients: A Single Center Experience
Kamrani, K. et al. Surgical Endoscopy.
April 2019

SA05 – Association Between Centers for Disease Control “High-risk” Donor Characteristics and Recipient Outcomes After Heart Transplantation: Insights from the UNOS Database
Okoh, A. et al. Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society.
October 2018

TCT-456 Association of Immediate Improvement in Renal function after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Postoperative Outcomes in Patients with Renal Dysfunction
Okoh, A. et al., Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Volume 72, Issue 13 Supplement, B183-B184
doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.08.1625
September 2018

Mortality and Timing of Emergency Laparotomy in Penetrating Trauma Patients: A Propensity-Matched Analysis
Ahmed, Nasim et al. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Volume 223, Issue 4, e200 – e201
doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.08.506
October 2016

Honors & Awards

David J. Averbach Award (Intern of the Year)
Department of Surgery, Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch New Jersey, USA

Donald K. Brief Award (Outstanding Initiative and Leadership)
Department of Surgery, Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch New Jersey, USA

Matthew Spitzer Biotechnology Scholarship
Department of Biology, California State University, East Bay, Hayward, California, USA

Extracurricular Activities &
Founder & Editor-In-Chief

Forensic Osteology

Outside Interests

Hiking, Backpacking, Cycling, Swimming, Skiing, Kayaking
PHP, Python, HTML, CSS, Objective C, MySQL, R, SPSS, Statistics, Population Genetics
Illustration, Photography, Watercolor, Sculpting