Daphne Ly, MD, FACS

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Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
986880 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-6880, USA
Phone: 402-559-7272
Fax: 402-559-7900

Curriculum Vitae 

Graduate: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York
Residency: General Surgery, UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Fellowships: Wound Healing, Hagey Laboratory for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 

Surgical Critical Care, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California

Breast Surgical Oncology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Board Certification: American Board of Surgery 
Academic Appointment: Associate Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology
Subspecialty: Breast surgical oncology, benign breast disease
Research and Scholarly Interests:


Develop human breast organoid using cancer cells from various breast cancer including DCIS and high risk lesions to enable drug testing as well as research on prediction and early detection of recurrence.

Integrate machine learning with electronic health record system to improve workflow in cancer care and enable individualize treatment based on current evidence.

Integrate data science with HER to optimize data capturing, storage, and analysis and achieve individualize cancer care based on current evidence.

Development of breast cancer risk scoring system to enable more accurate and individualize risk assessment, risk reduction and early detection.

DCIS risk stratification and treatment.