Trauma & Surgical Critical Care

Jessica H. Beard, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Trauma
  • Critical care
  • Emergency general surgery
  • Abdominal wall hernia repair
Research Interests
  • Global surgery
  • Public health
  • Firearm injury prevention
  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • MPH, University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA
  • Fellowship, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, General Surgery, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Board Certification
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  • Naffziger Surgical Society
  • Ghana Hernia Society Director of Research
Awards and Honors
  • Association for Academic Surgery/West African College of Surgeons International Visiting Professorship Award
  • Americas Hernia Society Raymond C. Read Research Fellowship
  • University of California-Berkeley Block Grant Award
  • Outstanding Abstract Presentation Award, UCSF Department of Surgery 26th Annual Resident Research Symposium
  • NIH Fogarty-Ellison Research Fellowship