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Edina, MN 55436
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Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • M.D. – Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport. 2001-2005. Class Rank: 5. USMLE 1/2/3: 99/99/92. Elected into Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society
  • B.S. – Journalism, Boston University College of Communication. 1997-2001. Awarded the “Blue Chip Award,” the most prestigious student award in the college of communication.

Experience

  • Fellowship, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Director: Stephen W. Perkins, MD. Indianapolis, IN. – July 2010-June 2011
  • Residency, Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN. – July 2006-June 2010
  • Internship, General Surgery. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. – July 2005-June 2006

Journalism Experience

  • Co-host, “Medical Edge Weekend”—Co-hosted syndicated weekly medical radio show. KROC-AM. Newstalk 1340. Rochester, MN. Episodes available online, click here – Jan 2007-May 2010
  • Freelance Reporter/Anchor—Reported part-time for the 6 and 10 o’clock newscasts. KTAL-TV. NewsChannel 6 (NBC). Shreveport, LA. Resume available online at by clicking here – Sept 2001-May 2005
  • Washington Correspondent—Wrote daily articles covering Congress as part of the Boston University wire service for two Connecticut newspapers: “The Republican-American” (Waterbury, CT) and “The Norwalk Hour” (Norwalk, CT) – Sept 2000-Dec 2000
  • Washington Bureau Intern—“Newsday,” Times/Mirror, New York, NY – June 2000-Sept 2000
  • Dow Jones Editing Intern—“The Standard Times,” New Bedford, MA. Copy editor and paginator – July 2006-June 2010
  • Editorial Assistant – “CFO Magazine,” Boston, MA – Aug 1999-May 1999
  • New England Bureau Intern, “The New York Times,” Boston, MA – June 1999- Aug 1999
  • Assistant Sports Editor/Science Editor, “The Daily Free Press,” Boston University, Boston, MA. – Aug 1998-Jan 1999

Publications/Presentations

  • Perkins SW, Prischmann J. “Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty,” In Bailey’s—Head and Neck Surgery (5th Ed.). In publication.
  • Perkins SW, Prischmann J, Ting J. “Facelift: Controversies in Facial Plastic Surgery,” in Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. In publication.
  • Perkins SW, Prischmann J. “The Art of Blepharoplasty.” Facial Plast Surg. 2011 Feb;27(1):58-66. Epub 2011 Jan 18.
  • Dhaliwal J, Friedman O. Injectables and fillers in male patients. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2008 Aug;16(3):345-55, vii.
  • Dhaliwal J, Friedman O. A review of a simple procedure to correct external nasal valve collapse. Poster Presentation. Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meetings. May 2008.
  • Dhaliwal J, Orvidas L, Weaver A. Otolaryngology in Medical Schools: Are Students Underexposed?” Poster presentation. Triologic Middle Section Meeting, January 2009.
  • Instructor: “Reliable sources: effectively communicating with the media,” 2009 and 2010, American Academy of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting
  • Instructor: “The media and you: educate and advocate,” 2010 American Academy of Otolaryngology annual meeting.

Awards/Honors

  • Jack R. Anderson Prize for Scholastic Excellence : Awarded for the highest score in the country on the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Examination – Sept 2011
  • Community Service Award : Zumbro Valley Medical Society – Dec 2008
  • Highest inservice training exam score: Mayo Clinic – 2008 and 2009
  • Aaron Selber Jr. Leadership Award: First recipient. Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport – May 2005
  • Alpha Omega Alpha: National Medical Honor Society – Sept 2004
  • Nathan Bernstein Scholarship: Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport – 2004 and 2005
  • Outstanding tutor of the year: Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport – 2004 and 2005
  • Reginald and Ruby Harper Slaughter Scholarship: Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport – 2003 and 2004
  • Honors in Microbiology: Louisiana State University School of Medicine—Shreveport – 2002
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta: National Premedical Honor Society – 2000
  • Blue Chip Award: Awarded to the most promising journalism graduates. Boston University College of Communication – May 2001
  • Dow Jones Newspaper Fund Scholarship: Awarded annually to journalism students across the country – 2000
  • “Teen Editor of the Year”: “USA Weekend” – 1997

Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – 2009 to present
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery – 2005 to present
  • American Medical Association
  • Minnesota Medical Association
  • Twin Cities Medical Society

Elected/Appointed Positions

  • Public Relations Representative—Section for Residents and Fellows, American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery – Sept 2008 to Sept 2009

Volunteer Experience

  • Youth Mentor, Bolder Options, 2012

Interests

  • Watching LSU and Vikings football
  • Running
  • Spending time with family
  • Learning new things