Sibley Appoints Dalliah Black, MD, Breast Surgical Oncologist
August 5, 2010
Sibley Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Dalliah M. Black, MD, FACS, Breast Surgical Oncologist. Dr. Black is committed to patient education and clinical research in hopes of improving breast cancer surgery and treatment outcomes. "I am pleased to join the team at Sibley’s Sullivan Center for Breast Health, offering patients the very best in clinical care and personal support when facing the challenges of benign breast problems or breast cancer," Dr. Black commented.
Dr. Black’s research, including the role of the sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer surgery and the natural history of small HER2 positive breast cancers, has resulted in presentations to national organizations such as the Society of Surgical Oncology and the American College of Surgeons. Her work is also published in a number of professional journals, such as the Annals of Surgical Oncology and Archives of Surgery.
Most recently, Dr. Black was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine and a member of the Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore. She also serves as a board member for a breast cancer support organization and on the Maryland State Breast Cancer Control Commission.
Dalliah M. Black, MD received her MD from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Her residency in General Surgery followed at University of North Carolina Hospitals and her fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Dr. Black’s offices are located at M St. NW (202.457.0606) and the Sullivan Center (202.243.5230):
Serving Washington, D.C. since 1890, Sibley Memorial Hospital is a 328-bed acute care nonprofit hospital. Sibley is accredited by the Joint Commission and is licensed by the District of Columbia Department of Health and Human Services.