Rondi Marie Kauffmann, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Program Director
General Surgery Residency
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Preston Research Building
2220 Pierce Avenue
Room / Suite
Suite 597
(615) 322-2391

Clinical Interests:

  • Breast Cancer

  • Melanoma

  • Breast Cancer in minority populations

  • Melanoma in minority populations

  • Cancer detection as a public health initiative


  • BS in Physiological Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

  • MD, MPH, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certifications:

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery, Certified 2013

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology - American Board of Surgery, Certified 2016

Research Focus:

  • Disparities in cancer care and outcomes

  • Public health interventions targeting early detection of malignancy

  • International Medicine and Cancer Care


  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society,

  • INTREPIDE Scholars in International Health Research Scholarship,

  • American Medical Women's Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation

Review some of Dr. Kauffmann's abstracts on PubMed